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New Michigan No-Fault Law Passes – What You Need to Know

Michigan No-Fault Reform Recap – What You Need to Know Last week, Governor Whitmer signed a bill that contains sweeping changes for the Michigan No-Fault Law. The governor, despite promises to the contrary, removed the mandatory unlimited PIP coverage that has protected so many Michigan citizens over the past 45 years. The new legislation, which [...]

What to Do in the Event of an Uber or Lyft Accident

Synopsis According to the University of Chicago, the rate of traffic deaths has increased nearly three percent in cities after the introduction of Uber and similar ride-sharing services. Car accidents involving ride-share drivers are similar to the same type of crashes everyday road users face including rear-end and side-impact wrecks. A more reoccurring accident type [...]

By |2019-06-06T03:12:35+00:00June 6th, 2019|Auto Accidents, Insurance, Personal Injury|0 Comments

The Destruction of the “Grand Bargain” – Republican No-Fault Bills and Third-Party Claims

Michigan No-Fault Injury Lawyers Since SB 1 and HB 4397 were introduced out of nowhere a few weeks ago, all the talk in Lansing and throughout the state has centered around PIP choice and the limitations on medical coverage both legislative pieces entail. This is not surprising given the proposals are radical, seeking to curtail [...]

Compensation for Injuries That Occur While Performing Maintenance on Their Vehicles

You Can Get No-Fault Benefits If You Are Hurt While Working on Your Vehicle Performing maintenance on your car and truck is a normal part of everyday life. Making sure the piece of equipment that can get you from point A to point B is working and in good shape is important. But what happens [...]

Insured Michigan Drivers Ranked Best in the Country

Michigan’s Insured Drivers Ranked at the Top for Being Best on The Road A study led and recently released in early 2019 by online insurance resource Quote Wizard says Michigan’s insured drivers are the best in the U.S. The research group sampled incident statistics (with more than two million data points) from the users of online [...]

By |2019-01-26T22:35:39+00:00January 26th, 2019|Auto Accidents, Insurance, Michigan News|0 Comments

Michigan Legislature Attacks No-Fault Law During Lame Duck

No-Fault Law Under Attack The Michigan legislature is making a last second run to dismantle the Michigan no-fault automobile law during the last week of this year’s tumultuous and controversial lame duck session. The Michigan legislature has already passed a number of controversial bills this lame duck season. In fact, Governor Snyder may end up [...]

Wage Loss and Survivors’ Benefits Maximum Increases for Michigan No-Fault Cases

Michigan No-Fault Maximum Benefit Increases On October 1, 2018, the Department of Insurance and Financial Services (DIFS) issued Bulletin 2018-19-INS, which changed the monthly maximum Michigan auto insurance carriers must pay for both wage loss and survivors’ loss benefit claims. For Michigan motor vehicle accidents that occur between October 1, 2018 to September 30, 2019, [...]

Insurance Companies Accusing Drivers of Fraud is a Despicable New Tactic

My Car Insurance Company Is Accusing Me of Fraud, What Are They Talking About? Detroit Car Accident Injury – Insurance Fraud Getting involved in a Michigan car accident is a traumatic and often life altering event. There are number of different things to take care of after a car crash, from getting the car repaired [...]

Bazzi v. Sentinel Insurance Company – Michigan Supreme Court Rules on Insurance Fraud Case

Insurance Fraud Case Comes to a Conclusion The Michigan Supreme Court issued its highly anticipated decision in the Bazzi v. Sentinel Insurance case and it’s a victory of sorts for both sides. The case involves the ability of individuals to obtain Michigan no-fault benefits from an auto insurance company when the policyholder procured or purchased [...]

Are Michigan Laws Too Lenient with Speeding and Reckless Driving?

New Report Shows Michigan’s Drivers Are Getting Away with Speeding and Recklessness Too Often A new report by personal finance website, WalletHub, reviewed 2018's Strictest and Most Lenient States on Speeding and Reckless Driving. Michigan landed in the 13th most lenient of all U.S. states for risky driving and driving too fast, not something to [...]

By |2018-07-23T18:16:01+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Insurance, Michigan News|0 Comments