Vancouver personal injury lawyer Kevin Staples provides the following links for people in Southwest Washington seeking legal information or assistance with their personal injury or workers’ compensation matter.
Washington Legal Resources
- Washington State Courts
- U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington
- United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
- Washington Department of Insurance
- Washington State Department of Labor & Industries
- Washington Department of Transportation
Personal Injury Resources
The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety is a not-for-profit, publicly-supported charitable educational and research organization dedicated to saving lives and reducing injuries on the roads.
Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety encourages the adoption of federal and state laws, policies and programs that save lives and reduce injuries.
Washington State can accessed at the website of the American Motorcyclist Association.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is dedicated to improving bus and truck safety and saving lives.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is an (industry-funded) independent, nonprofit, scientific, and educational organization dedicated to reducing the losses – deaths, injuries, and property damage – from crashes on the nation’s highways.
The Kelley Blue Book is focused on providing the trusted information needed in the buying and selling of vehicles.
The Motorcycle Industry Council is a not-for-profit, national trade association representing manufacturers and distributors of motorcycles, scooters, motorcycle/ATV parts, and accessories and members of allied trades.
The Motorcycle Safety Foundation® is an industry-funded, national, not-for-profit organization which actively participates in government relations, safety research, public awareness campaigns and the provision of technical assistance to state training and licensing programs.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is the government agency which directs the highway safety and consumer programs established by the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1966, the Highway Safety Act of 1966, the 1972 Motor Vehicle Information and Cost Savings Act, and succeeding amendments to these laws.
The National Safety Council saves lives by preventing injuries and deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the roads, through leadership, research, education, and advocacy.
The mission of the U.S. Department of Transportation is to ensure a fast, safe, efficient, accessible and convenient transportation system that meets our vital national interests and enhances the quality of life of the American people, today and into the future.
Workers’ Compensation Resources
The website of John Burton’s Workers’ Compensation Policy Review provides many resources, links, and information on workers’ compensation.
WorkersCompensation.com is the nation’s leading source of essential Workers’ Compensation services and information, with information about state rules, statutes, and forms.
The Workplace Rights section of the Washington Labor & Industries website has abundant information for employees in Washington State.