Are Manufacturers Liable For Injuries In Crushed Roof Accidents?

Single-vehicle accidents like rollovers can be devastating for motorists. These crashes are even more severe when vehicles’ roofs collapse under their own weight of the car, truck, or SUV is upended. Many victims of crushed roof accidents mistakenly believe that they have no legal options […]

How Much Compensation Can You Get After a Brain Injury?

The impact of having a traumatic brain injury on you and your family can last a lifetime. Depending on the severity of your injury, you may face financial stress due to ongoing medical treatments and limited ability to work. When the TBI is the result […]

Surviving The 100 Deadliest Days On Our Roads

Starting on Memorial Day and lasting until Labor Day, the number of traffic deaths on our roads increases. That’s why AAA calls the period between these two holidays the “100 Deadliest Days.” Fatal crashes during the 100 Deadliest Days disproportionately involve teenage drivers, who are […]

What Are the Most Dangerous Distracted Driving Behaviors?

When drivers are distracted, their focus is diverted from the road to something else. This can happen when using electronic devices such as cell phones, and while eating. However, some drivers may not know or believe they are driving distracted. Distracted driving is deadly, with […]

How Michigan’s Minimum Wage Laws Protect Employees

Michigan’s minimum wage laws are the state’s way of creating a fair balance between the rights and duties of its employers and employees. Your employer is legally obligated to pay you the wage rate set out by your state. The wage rate is typically adjusted […]

How Improper Obstetric Maneuvers Cause Birth Injuries

When delivering a baby, medical staff can perform various “obstetric maneuvers” to reduce discomfort for the mother and decrease the risk of injury for the baby. However, mistakes and improper maneuvering can instead cause permanent birth injuries. Consult a lawyer right away if your baby […]

Can Shoulder Dystocia Be Prevented?

Shoulder dystocia is a birth-related complication in which a baby’s shoulder (or shoulders) gets lodged behind the mother’s pelvic bone. It’s one of the most common complications that leads to birth injuries. After learning that shoulder dystocia occurred during their child’s birth, parents often have […]

Is a Driver at Fault for a Crash if They Skid on Ice?

More than 200,000 winter-related crashes have occurred in the past five years in Michigan. Drivers may be surprised to learn that they are still liable for personal injury and vehicle damage even when they skid on ice. Many ice-skid car crashes occur because a driver […]

When Can You Sue Your Landlord in a Premises Liability Claim?

The details of your rental contract and Michigan state laws could determine if you’re able to file a successful premises liability claim. If you have been injured or suffered losses because of the negligence of your landlord, then it may be time for you to […]

Can I File a Sexual Harassment Lawsuit if I Didn’t Report It?

In recent years, the #MeToo movement has brought attention to sexual harassment at work and how it affects workers’ lives. About 40% of women and 16% of men say they were sexually harassed at work, a figure unchanged since the 1980s. However, 99.8% of people […]