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Michigan Pedestrian Accident Laws You Should Know

A Pedestrian accident is tragic and devastating. More than 80% of pedestrians who are hit by drivers end up dying or suffering from serious injuries. In Michigan alone, more than 100 pedestrians die in traffic accidents every year.  While these incidents can happen by accident, they are most often the result of negligent drivers and […]

Who Pays For A Dog Bite Injury in Michigan?

Dog attacks are becoming more and more prevalent in Michigan. According to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), there are about 84 million dogs now in the United States. About 4.5 million people are bitten by dogs each year, with children the most common victims. Michigan is a top 10 state for reported dog bite […]

Can a Passenger Sue the Driver in an Accident?

After a car accident, the driver is not the only person entitled to file a claim for their injuries. Passengers also have rights and can file a passenger injury claim–even if they don’t have their own car insurance coverage. But who can they file the claim against? And can a passenger sue the driver in an […]

Slip and Fall on Black Ice – Can I Sue?

Michigan winters inevitably bring snow and ice. But one of the most dangerous aspects of wintertime in Michigan is the black ice that forms on many roadways, streets, parking lots and sidewalks. By its very nature, black ice is difficult to see and the cause of many serious injuries. But the law in Michigan is […]

Is Jaywalking Illegal in Michigan?

Key Points of This Article: If you are a driver who hit a pedestrian that was jaywalking or if you are the pedestrian who was hit, you may be wondering who is the one at fault, and thus responsible for the accident.  When dealing with cases like this, determining who is at fault will generally […]