Youth Safety

The Brain Bucket Brigade—Let’s Put Helmets on Heads

Every year the Corson & Johnson Law Firm, in partnership with Bicycle Way of Life (BWL) and local schools, gives away bicycle helmets to kids who might otherwise be unable to afford such a basic safety necessity. The folks at BWL make sure each child is properly fitted with their new helmet and coached on […]

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Keep Your Brain in Check with the Brain Bucket Brigade

By Don Corson In the years since I was a kid, the importance of bicycle helmet safety has become common knowledge. But even with that knowledge, many bicycle injuries still occur because kids don’t wear helmets. When I realized that a good helmet is sometimes financially out of reach for some families, our law firm […]

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Oregon’s New Child Passenger Seat Laws

A new child passenger law in Oregon recently went into effect, requiring children 2 and under to sit in rear facing seats. We wanted to share this story to spread the word. Oregon’s new child car-seat rules have repercussions BEND, Ore. – Car accidents are the leading cause of death for children ages 1 through […]

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Protecting Our Children From Toxic Chemicals

In Oregon, the Toxic Free Kids Act is working to reduce children’s exposure of chemicals and improve health standards for kids. On the federal front, Congress has strengthened the power of the Environmental Protection Agency to regulate and manage toxic chemicals. The new federal statute grew out of a critique of a decades old law, […]

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