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50 Michigan Cities Ranked by Worst and Best Drivers

Synopsis Car insurance analysts often name Michigan drivers the best, and now QuoteWizard.com has ranked the 50 largest cities in the state the same way by analyzing over 500,000 insurance quotes of drivers. The cities were reviewed and ranked best and worst using the highest number of incidents, accidents, speeding tickets, DUIs, and tickets. The [...]

5 Michigan Communities with Highest Number of Distracted Driving Accidents

Michigan Distracted Driving Crashes Doubled Drunk Driving Accidents in 2017 University of Michigan researchers, using Michigan State Police traffic crash reports, concluded distracted driving crashes tallied twice as high as drunk driving across the state in 2017. Distracted driving resulted in 20,115 vehicle crashes while drunken driving and alcohol-related crashes peaked at 10,265. About 27 [...]

Distracted Driving Statistics for 5 Michigan Communities

Michigan Distracted Driving Crashes Doubled Drunk Driving Accidents in 2017 University of Michigan researchers, using Michigan State Police traffic crash reports, concluded distracted driving crashes tallied twice as high as drunk driving across the state in 2017. Distracted driving resulted in 20,115 vehicle crashes while drunken driving and alcohol-related crashes peaked at 10,265. About 27 [...]

Lansing Man Dies in Wrongful Death Motorcycle Accident

Lansing Intersection Crash Kills Motorcyclist A recent evening crash in East Lansing involving two cars and a motorcycle ended with tragedy. Accident reports described a 68-year-old man from Lansing riding his motorcycle near the intersection of Saginaw and Abbot traveling east when he was suddenly struck by a car pulling out of a private drive. [...]

Bad Driving Has Left Several Bicycling Children Dead in Michigan

Tragic Summer Bicycle Deaths Take Aim Against Bad Drivers Already this month, deadly Michigan bike accidents, all involving children, have become all too common due to poor driver decisions such as driving under the influence of alcohol, speeding, and driving without a license and proper road training. Mosherville Road in Hillsdale Michigan State Police are investigating a [...]

Poor Upkeep of Michigan Roads Can Lead to More Accidents

90 Percent of Michigan Motorists Rate Roads Fair or Poor AAA recently released its annual findings using the 2018 Michigan Transportation Survey to gauge motorists concerns over road and bridge quality and results aren’t anything new to report. A growing percent, nearly 90, of Michigan-based drivers are still rating the state's roads and bridges as [...]

Medicaid Work Requirement Legislation Creates Void For Many Disabled

Michigan Social Security Disability Lawyers The Michigan State senate passed a controversial bill last month that would require Medicaid recipients who are considered “able bodied” to work at least 29 hours per-week to continue receiving health care benefits. The Senate bill contains a number of onerous provisions that make it difficult for well-meaning people to [...]

Mixtures of Snow & Freezing Rain Can Create Precarious Michigan Driving Conditions

Winter Rain and Car Accidents Across Michigan Michigan drivers will soon be making the transition from operating their vehicles through the snow and slush to navigating the wintry mix of rain, freezing rain and fog. These are weather conditions often created by temperatures which tease the idea that spring is on the way. But these [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:08:01+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Auto Accidents, Lansing, Winter|0 Comments

Two Teenagers Die in Single-Car Accident in Lansing

Tragic Lansing Crash Takes Lives of Two Local Teenagers A devastating crash involving two teenage girls recently occurred on I-96 in Wheatfield Township. According to Michigan State Police, the girls were traveling westbound on I-96 and crashed in the early evening hours near the Williamston Road exit in Ingham County. Crash scene investigators have reported that [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:06:19+00:00February 11th, 2018|Auto Accidents, Lansing|0 Comments

Lawmakers & Insurance Companies Team Up Again to Go After Michigan No-Fault Law

Back To The Future – Michigan No-Fault Law Under Attack Again After failing to pass last fall, the Michigan legislature is once again going to introduce bills in Lansing seeking to radically alter the Michigan no-fault law and Michigan car accident law. The latest bills, which have not been introduced yet, are expected to outright [...]