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Pedestrian Deaths Continue to Rise in 2019

February 27, 2020 in Personal Injury,

Of all those involved in a car accident, pedestrians face the greatest disadvantage.   And according to a new study released by the Governors Highway Safety Association, the pedestrian death crisis is getting worse.   What’s behind the rising threat to pedestrians, and what can you do...

What to Do in a Chain Reaction Accident

February 03, 2020 in Personal Injury,

Winter conditions in Michigan can turn the roads into a skating rink in the blink of an eye, which means accidents are an even greater risk than ever. Normally, in a car accident, Michigan’s no-fault law should kick in, which means your insurance company would...

Driving in a Winter Wonderland: Winter Safety Tips When Driving Near Trucks

December 20, 2019 in Personal Injury,

You were thinking of all the fun waiting at that holiday party, or with this relative. Then, a truck came out of nowhere, and the crash happened.  Most people like to think this story couldn’t happen to them. Unfortunately, it’s a real possibility in Michigan,...

10 Worst Michigan Highways for Accidents

December 09, 2019 in Personal Injury,

Did you know that Michigan is the deadliest state in the whole country for winter weather accidents?  Michigan drivers know that traversing the state when the snow descends is not for the faint of heart. But when you’re trying to stay safe and get around...

4 Fast Facts on Winter Road Crashes

December 04, 2019 in Personal Injury,

We all know that Michigan winters are brutal. But according to one study, they’re more than just brutal. For drivers, the winter is actually deadly.  Michigan had the highest rate of weather-related driving deaths from 2013 to 2017, making it the deadliest state in the...

How to Calculate Pain and Suffering After a Car Accident

November 14, 2019 in Personal Injury,

It was an ordinary day. You were driving to work, picking up the kids, running errands—until a car struck you. Your ordinary day took a sharp left turn, and now you’re struggling to pick up the pieces after a major injury.   Part of the legal...

Common Delayed Injury Symptoms After a Car Crash

November 01, 2019 in Personal Injury,

You were shaken up by your accident, but you weren’t injured. At least, that’s what you thought at the time.  Now you’re not so sure.  Car accidents are horrific experiences, even if the damage doesn’t seem severe at first blush. Everyone reacts differently to crashes,...

4 Things You Need to Know About Pedestrian Accidents

October 28, 2019 in Personal Injury,

You don’t need to be driving to be at risk on the road. The difference is that if you’re not in a car, you don’t have a large, heavy metal shell protecting you in a collision.  And as basic physics will tell you, a car...

Going to Trial: A Couple is T-Boned by a Sheriff

October 25, 2019 in Personal Injury,

A sheriff who was on a run with no lights or sirens – called stealth – in a semi residential area slams into our clients who were pulling out of a private driveway. The couple did not see him coming as he came around a...

Going to Trial: A Couple in Their 40’s Injured by a Drunk Driver

October 22, 2019 in Personal Injury,

A drunk driver ran a red light at night and T-boned our clients’ car, a couple in their 40s. The husband suffered neck and back injuries and had extensive physical therapy following the accident. His injuries caused him to miss work initially then step back...