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Michigan Forklift Injuries Often the Result of Improper Training

Forklift Operators Require Safety Training To Prevent Workplace Accidents
The Michigan County Sheriff’s Office recently received a call regarding a 47-year-old Manton man who was involved in a forklift accident and required medical assistance. Upon their arrival, the injured man was found bleeding from the head and face. He soon let officers know he was injured […]

By |April 24th, 2017|Personal Injury, Workers Compensation|0 Comments

Safety Tips for Good Samaritans at Car Accident Scenes

Good Samaritans Carry Heavy Risks Aiding Traffic Accident Victims
A Detroit doctor recently died from injuries sustained from a secondary accident on I-96 near the Davison freeway. Forty-seven-year-old Cynthia Ray had stopped to help passengers in an accident that caused a vehicle to overturn and trap six teenagers inside. 17-year-old Sean English and his parents also […]

By |April 13th, 2017|Motor Vehicle Accidents, Tips|0 Comments

Car Accidents Caused by Texting Continues to Concern Safety Officials

Texting While Driving Remains Risky Behavior
Since drivers of all ages are increasingly ignoring responsibilities behind the wheel and playing the role of distracted motorist quite well these days, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has named April as National Distracted Driving Awareness month. Distracted driving is any activity that takes away someone’s attention […]

By |April 10th, 2017|Auto Accidents, Tips|0 Comments

Identify the Symptoms of Whiplash After a Car Accident

“Ouch! The pain in my neck.” It Could be Whiplash
Michigan Medicine at the University of Michigan defines whiplash as “pain and stiffness in the neck after an injury that has caused the neck to move suddenly or beyond its normal range.” Whiplash can happen when the head is quickly forced backward or rapidly forward and is […]

By |April 5th, 2017|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

More Michigan Motorcyclists & Warmer Weather Increase Accident Risks in 2017

Safe Spring Motorcycle Riding
With spring’s arrival, motorcyclists are pulling their bikes out from the winter garage and already starting to log the miles across Michigan roadways. Analysts predict there will be another jump in the amounts of motorcycles on the road again this year with latest data (2015) from the Federal Highway Administration showcasing […]

By |March 29th, 2017|Motorcycle|0 Comments

Baby Carriers, Bedding, Strollers to Blame for Increase in Infant Head Injuries

Increase in Infant & Child Head Injuries Sees Rise in Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI)
Every eight minutes a child under the age of three is injured in an accident. Most often these accidents involve baby products. A new study from the Center for Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children’s Hospital found that infant carriers – […]

By |March 20th, 2017|Product Liability, Traumatic Brain Injury|0 Comments

How to Get Compensation for Your Michigan Injury Case

THE STEPS INVOLVED IN RECEIVING COMPENSATION FOR YOUR PERSONAL INJURY CLAIM
If you believe you have a personal injury case, understanding the direction you should move towards to review and settle your case, can be more than tough and often confusing for most people. In addition, navigating through the legal process can be even more difficult […]

By |March 14th, 2017|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

Late-Winter Ice Leaves Michigan Businesses Liable for Employee Slip & Falls

The Last Days of Winter Still Pose Slip & Fall Risks to Michigan Residents
Employee slips and falls are major causes of injury for businesses to own up to, and late-winter weather can serve as the perfect partner. The risk of someone taking a major tumble down slick steps or walkways increases during this time as […]

By |March 6th, 2017|Slip and Fall|0 Comments

Traumatic Brain Injury Risks in Michigan Increase During Winter Months

RETURN TO WINTER FUN CAN HEIGHTEN RISK OF TBI
Michigan’s winter months may soon be coming to a halt but the possibility of snow and cold weather are still here and with that wintry mix comes plenty of high-energy outdoor activities. In fact, Michigan ranks No. 2 for having the most ski areas in the U.S. […]

By |February 24th, 2017|Traumatic Brain Injury|0 Comments

Detroit Car Accident Lawyers Settle Oakland County Man’s Case for Six-Figures

The Detroit car accident lawyers at the Law Offices of Lee Steinberg, P.C. – Call Lee Free – settled a pain and suffering car accident claim for an Oakland County man who was rear-ended by a dump truck while sitting at a red light. The settlement was in the six-figures. Our client, an 80-year-old retiree, […]

By |February 21st, 2017|Auto Accidents, Legal News, Motor Vehicle Accidents|0 Comments