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Michigan Court of Appeals Rules for Plaintiff in Third-Party Threshold Case

The Michigan Court of Appeals ruled there a Michigan woman could proceed with a third-party claim for pain and suffering compensation following a car accident. In Johnson v. Glosson, docket no. 33407, unpublished (11/16/17), an Oakland County judge ruled the plaintiff had not presented enough evidence to demonstrate she had sustained a threshold injury, and [...]

By | 2017-11-20T15:45:33+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Auto Accidents, Legal News, Personal Injury|0 Comments

University of Michigan Greek Life Faces Numerous Hazing Allegations

University of Michigan Suspends Greek Life Activities as Several Fraternities Face Hazing Allegations The University of Michigan’s newspaper recently reported that the University’s student-run Interfraternity Council has suspended all Greek Life social activities and new member education programs in the wake of multiple allegations of sexual misconduct, hazing and drug use. The suspension has banned [...]

By | 2017-11-13T21:20:01+00:00 November 13th, 2017|General Negligence, Legal News|0 Comments

Buggy Accident in Montcalm County Kills Three Children

Triple-Fatal-Buggy Crash in Montcalm County Highlights Greater Need for Roadside Awareness A Michigan family was headed to their Old Order Mennonite church when they and their horse-drawn buggy were involved in an accident with a Dodge 4×4 pickup truck. The horrific accident took place on a two-lane stretch in central Michigan’s Evergreen Township in Montcalm [...]

Waymo Self-Driving Cars Will Be Testing In Detroit This Winter

Michigan’s Snowy Roads Serve as Platform for Self-Driving Car Test With snow expected to hit many parts of Michigan in the coming weeks – Waymo, formerly known as the producer behind the Google self-driving car project, has committed to send its self-driving technology to Michigan roads this year. The vehicles will test how the mix [...]

Plaintiff Wins Out In No-Fault Fraud Case

Michigan Assigned Claims Plan Wins Fraud Case in Michigan No-Fault Accident The Michigan Court of Appeals issued a decision that affects individuals involved in a Michigan car accident that are receiving benefits through the Michigan Assigned Claims, now known as the Michigan Automobile Insurance Placement Facility (MAIPF). The Court ruled that based upon the language [...]

Michigan Hunter Starts Off Deer Season With A Once-In-A-Lifetime Buck

Landowners and Hunters Hold Similar Responsibilities to Minimize Injury Risks A hunter from Allen, Michigan kicked off the Michigan deer hunting season with a story to tell for the decades. Andy Harpster landed a 40-pound, 11-point buck on his private Hillsdale County property with a bow shot. He had been watching this particular deer for [...]

By | 2017-11-07T02:55:16+00:00 October 28th, 2017|General Negligence, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

Why Every Michigan Driver Should Vote No on HB 5013

Vote No On HB 5013 – We Can Do Better: It’s being reported by news outlets that the awful Michigan no-fault bill that Mayor Duggan and Majority Speaker Tom Leonard are pushing for the Michigan Chamber of Commerce is coming up for a vote this week. The vote could happen as soon as tomorrow, but [...]

By | 2017-11-07T02:54:31+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Insurance, Legal News, Michigan Auto No-Fault Law|0 Comments

3 Biggest Causes of Injuries on Halloween Night

Three Reasons Child Injuries Are High on Halloween Night For the Michigan families who will be celebrating Halloween this year, many are sure to be busy preparing costumes for a spooky-fun night Trick-or-Treating from the communities of Kalamazoo to Detroit. Sadly, one of the most fun night outs can also be considered one of the [...]

November Is Peak Deer-Vehicle Collision Season in Michigan

Michigan Drivers Prepare for Upswing in Dangerous Deer and Vehicle Crashes Michigan State Police are preparing for the peak of deer-vehicle collision (DVC) season. With over two million deer across the state, vehicle-deer crashes are a year-round problem but the upcoming month of November brings especially high odds for all types of motorists to hit [...]

By | 2017-10-24T12:39:06+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Auto Accidents, Tips|0 Comments

Keep Your Car Healthy Through Winter By Taking These 10 Maintenance Actions Now

10 Ways You Can Help Your Car Survive a Michigan Winter If you are starting to notice the colder weather, we are betting your car is too. And it’s never a good idea to be driving your vehicle around in a Midwest winter if you haven’t had the preventative maintenance or car care checks recommended [...]

By | 2017-10-16T21:11:10+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Auto Accidents, Tips|0 Comments