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Harm caused by temporary car insurance is far from temporary

Temporary car insurance, such as 7 day policies, hurts uninsured drivers in cities like Detroit & Flint – who will face severe consequences after a car accident...more

Protecting a Facebook personal page from insurer intrusion

Steps Michigan car accident lawyers can take to stop insurance company ‘fishing expeditions’ into the Facebook personal page of clients to harass and intimidate; don’t let your client be made a victim twice - Car accident...more

Ambulance chasing insurance claims adjusters

Laws protecting injured car accident victims in Michigan from ambulance chasing personal injury lawyers should also protect people from the claims adjusters who prey on the unsophisticated after a crash; settling cases for...more

Mistake #1 about Michigan No Fault replacement services

Be warned — submitting false replacement services forms will forfeit a car crash victim from receiving Michigan auto No Fault benefits. I’ve represented several hundred Michigan car crash victims in my 22 years as an auto...more

Michigan House defeats Duggan-Leonard No Fault insurance plan on 63-45 vote

In wake of demise of Duggan-Leonard-Theis No Fault insurance plan, lawmakers must make realistic, conscientious strides to lower premiums, preserve benefits - Michigan needs a No Fault insurance plan that will lower car...more

Politicians pushing Michigan No Fault reform got $250K from insurance industry

Campaign contribution data shows House Insurance Committee Republicans who favor No Fault car insurance reform have received $253,075 from insurance industry...more

Duggan, Leonard Michigan No Fault PIP Cap is $25K — not the $250K they promise

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan Repeat after me: There is no $250,000 cap on No Fault car insurance under Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan’s and Tom Leonard’s new No Fault reform plan that was announced yesterday....more

Michigan No Fault Auto Insurance Benefit Denials up 236%

Insurers scream “No-Fault fraud,” even as they cause huge spike in Michigan No-Fault benefit denials and cut-offs of car crash victims - There’s going to be a number of No-Fault reform legislative proposals expected to be...more

Detroit News gets facts wrong on No-Fault car insurance reform

Detroit News editorial on reforming No-Fault law makes up facts, avoids reality of how No-Fault system works - The Detroit News at least got the title of its Tuesday editorial correct when it said, “Make auto insurance...more

FREEP exposes more auto accident attorney kickbacks, No-Fault fraud

Will newest allegations finally get Michigan Attorney Grievance Commission to look into auto accident attorney fraud, kickbacks and illegal solicitation of auto accident victims in Detroit?...more

Are stores liable for car crashes and pedestrians hit by cars in parking lot crosswalks?

Court rules in Bay County case involving TBI car crash victim in a Menard’s parking lot crosswalk that stores do have legal duty to protect ‘safety zone’ - Parking lots are more dangerous than you might think. Hundreds of...more

Can marijuana-impaired driving be proved by THC level?

With more chronic pain sufferers using medical marijuana, how do you prove impairment if a car crash occurs? AAA-FTS study shows THC impairment threshold can’t be scientifically supported....more

Top 7 mistakes that can hurt a car accident lawsuit

Sadly, insurance company adjusters and defense lawyers are constantly searching for — and ready to pounce on — certain common mistakes that many unsuspecting and well-intentioned car crash victims make....more

No-Fault vs. health insurance: What’s the better choice for crash victims?

Health insurance is full of landmines for unsuspecting car crash victims, who are subject to ‘auto exclusions,’ coverage limitations, managed care, HMOs and medical pre-approval requirements and ERISA liens....more

Exposé: Illegal attorney solicitation runs wild in Detroit

Until the Attorney Grievance Commission finally takes action to stop it, Detroit will keep paying for illegal attorney solicitation of car crash injury victims... ...more

Why car crash victims can’t get treated in many areas of MI

The Bahri decision is scaring doctors from treating car crash victims and their injuries. A real fix can only come from the Michigan Legislature....more

What to do when insurance companies insist on their case manager

An insurance company claim adjuster cannot override a car accident victim’s right to choose his or her own case manager. But that doesn’t mean some Michigan auto insurance companies won’t try to push hard to control an...more

National Push for Speed Limit Increase a Bad Idea

Lawmakers who are pushing for speed limit increases nationwide aren’t listening to the research about how dangerous this is — as the combination of speed and distracted driving means more deaths on the road....more

Duggan’s new D-Insurance plans will be great for the auto accident lawyers, but terrible for everyone else

Does Mayor Duggan want to ‘repeal and replace’ Michigan’s auto No Fault law? Does Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan want to scrap Michigan’s auto No Fault law? Last night, during his State of the City address, the mayor...more

Top 9 Mini Tort facts for repairing car accident vehicle damage

What you need to know on the Michigan Mini Tort maximum recovery limit, getting your car fixed and paid for, what do do if you’re in a crash with an uninsured driver, time limits to file a claim....more

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