The Law Offices of Lee Steinberg 2018 Year In Review

2018 Case Review and Large Settlements Represented by The Law Offices of Lee Steinberg, P.C. As we welcome 2019 with reading cheer and more educational posts for our blog followers, we also wanted to take a few minutes to review a few personal injury cases that ended in great favor for several of our clients [...]

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 [...]

What Are Michigan’s 20 Most Dangerous Intersections?

Drivers Who Speed Make Pontiac, Michigan Intersection Inherently Dangerous Community members and residents near Whittemore Street and Sanford Street in Pontiac, Michigan recently witnessed a terrifying afternoon crash at what most say is one of the city’s most dangerous intersections. Bystanders report seeing a car soaring into a home after it was T-boned by a [...]

Steering Problems Lead to Recall of 1 Million GM SUVs

General Motors Recalls 1 Million SUVs For Steering Problems General Motors (GM) announced another U.S. recall of more than a million pickups and popular SUVs. The recall has been initiated because of several known power-assisted steering problems that triggered more 30 accidents and two injuries. The historical car maker said in a release, “the power [...]

Speeding Contributed to Crash That Killed Michigan Motorcyclist

Speed Contributed to Memorial Day Motorcycle Crash A tragic Memorial Day accident involving a motorcycle and box truck on Eastbound I-94 at the Southfield Freeway ended Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month on a somber note. According to the accident report, Metro South Post police say a 32-year-old Taylor man was operating his motorcycle while speeding when [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:28:38+00:00June 1st, 2018|Auto Accidents, Motorcycle, Southfield|0 Comments

What You Should Know About Vehicle Recalls

2018 Update: Fast Facts on Vehicle Recalls Carfax’s 2018 car recall report shows more than 57 million recalled vehicles are actively used on roads in the United States each day. Although this number represents the lowest count of recalled vehicles in years, we feel it is still far too many. Here are some additional fast facts [...]

These Are the Most Dangerous Intersection in the Detroit Metro Area

Driving Through Metro Detroit’s Most Dangerous Intersections The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) reports more than 50 percent of the combined total of fatal and injury crashes occur at or near intersections. Whether you are a driver, passenger, cyclist, pedestrian or anyone else who uses Metro Detroit roads, several intersections in the area have been described as [...]

Does Uber or Lyft Cover My Michigan Car Accident Expenses?

Rideshare programs like Uber and Lyft are gaining in popularity. From the convenience of your own cell phone, you can now order a ride to basically anywhere by pressing a few buttons. But what happens if you are involved in a Michigan car accident while using Uber or Lyft? Who pays the medical bills and [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:30:11+00:00February 1st, 2017|Auto Accidents, Flint, Insurance, Saginaw, Southfield|0 Comments

County Executives Come Out Against Michigan No-Fault Reform

You don’t see Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson and Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano agree on much these days, but they do agree on this – the latest attempt by the House Republican Leadership to “reform” Michigan’s no-fault law should be soundly rejected. Speaking at Walking the Line to SCI Recovery in Southfield Michigan, a [...]

Michigan Insurance Fraud Drops Again

Despite what you may hear on TV, or what insurance companies want you to believe, insurance fraud has decreased yet again Michigan. According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), an organization run by insurance companies “exclusively dedicated to preventing, detecting and defeating insurance fraud”, the number of QCs, or Questionable Claims, dropped again in [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:30:31+00:00January 15th, 2014|Dearborn, Flint, Grand Rapids, Personal Injury, Southfield|0 Comments