Slip and fall accidents can be painful and costly. In winter and early spring, people may track in water from ice, rain, and snow, making surfaces like entryways or tiled floors especially hazardous. Winter weather also makes parking lots and sidewalks even more dangerous, increasing […]
Who Is Eligible for Benefits from Camp Lejeune?
The CDC estimates nearly one million service members and civilians stationed at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in North Carolina between 1953 and 1987 were exposed to toxic chemicals in their drinking and bathing water. The deadly health risks associated with these chemicals were not […]
What Health Problems Did the Water at Camp Lejeune Cause?
For many years, service members, their families, and others working and living at U.S. Marine Base Camp Lejeune in North Carolina were exposed to toxic water. They drank, bathed in, washed their clothes in, and cooked with water full of chemicals that have been linked […]
Can a Cyclist Make an Injury Claim Against a Car?
The biggest risk bicyclists face on the road is a collision with a motorist. Since bicycles offer no protection during accidents, collisions with cars usually result in severe injuries, and can often even be deadly. In Michigan, there were 1,248 bicycle-involved accidents in 2021, with […]
Michigan Bicycle vs. Car Accidents: Determining Fault
When cars and bicycles collide, the results can be deadly. Michigan saw 985 cyclist deaths in 2019, and over 1,260 cyclists injured in collisions with vehicles in 2021. With an increasing number of bicyclists sharing the road with motorists, these accidents are more likely to […]
6 Questions to Ask a Personal Injury Lawyer Before You Hire Them
Finding the right personal injury lawyer after an accident is a significant decision. Your choice of lawyer can have a big impact on the outcome of your claim, because their level of skill may determine how much compensation you get. At Fieger Law, we believe […]
Camp Lejeune Toxic Water Victims Deserve Compensation
Generations of U.S. Marines, their families, and civilian workers have lived and worked at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, a 246-square-mile military training facility in Jacksonville, North Carolina. But for more than 30 years, the people who spent time at this base were drinking, bathing, […]
What Is The Cause Of Most Michigan Watercraft Accidents?
When you hear the phrase “boat accident,” you likely envision a large boat colliding into a dock or two speedboats smashing into each other. The truth is that boat accidents typically involve more commonplace occurrences. From tubing accidents to jet ski collisions, these incidents are […]
Do You Need to Prove the Other Driver Was Distracted to Get Compensation for a Crash?
Distracted driving is dangerous, resulting in many accidents across the U.S. In 2019, 387 fatal crashes involved using a cell phone as a distraction. The number of people killed by all distracted driving-related behaviors is much higher, an estimated 3,142 deaths in 2019. When people […]
When Can You File A Lawsuit For Carbon Monoxide Poisoning?
Hundreds of people die each year in the U.S. because of exposure to carbon monoxide. Even when carbon monoxide poisoning isn’t fatal, it can still cause serious injury and illness to sufferers. Carbon monoxide poisoning is most likely to occur in confined spaces when this […]