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Vehicle Accident

4 Common Mistakes When Filing a Car Accident Lawsuit

August 15, 2019 in Vehicle Accident,

No one thinks about what will happen if they’re involved in a car accident. Still fewer people think about what will happen in the aftermath, which is why most people make mistakes that could hurt a future case It’s understandable. You’re scared and hurt and...

The 4 Most Common Causes of Truck Accidents

March 11, 2019 in Vehicle Accident,

If you’re a truck driver, a day on the road is just another day in the office. It’s what you do to pay the bills and support your family. Unfortunately, you’re in a risky industry. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, transportation incidents remained...

Understanding Owner Liability in Auto Accidents

March 04, 2019 in Vehicle Accident,

If you share a car among the family, it might seem like the easiest thing to let your teenager take your keys to meet their friends at the mall. Here’s the problem: if your teenager gets in an accident, you’re the one liable for damages....

Uninsured Motorcyclists Are Permitted to Recover Damages

April 27, 2018 in Vehicle Accident,

Michigan Court of Appeals Rules Uninsured Motorcyclists Are Permitted to Recover Damages In a recent decision, Brickey v McCarver, ___ Mich App ___; Docket No. 337448 (April 17, 2018), the Michigan Court of Appeals ruled that if a person is driving his motorcycle, while it is...

Why am I Not Being Compensated When I have Full Insurance Coverage?

November 04, 2016 in Vehicle Accident,

Automobile accident cases in Michigan are governed by the Michigan No-Fault Act which provides full coverage to those who have insurance. The Michigan No-Fault Act basically breaks down injury claims against the at fault driver into two categories: Non Economic Benefits. These are claims for...

Steps to Take After Being Injured in an Auto Accident

November 18, 2015 in Vehicle Accident,

Anyone who has witnessed or experienced a serious auto accident knows that life can change in the blink of an eye. Sometimes, auto accidents are unpreventable, such as sliding off the road during an ice storm or spinning out in standing water due to a...