Year: 2020

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On the heels of a contentious election, seemingly endless precaution, and growing isolation, we are entering the traditional holiday season laden with caveats – and a generous helping of anxiety and righteous exasperation. A quiet exercise of moral contortion guides our planning, complete with a constant stream of, “If this,…

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From Stacey Schoenfeld, Paralegal When most people think of Thanksgiving, they think about everything that they are thankful for during the past year; however, this year is going to look and feel different to many people. 2020 hasn’t been the year that most of us hoped it would turn out…

Holiday Tree Giveaway

For the last five years, we have sponsored safe passage home for thousands of people on the eve of Thanksgiving in our ongoing effort to prevent drunk driving. And until this week, the plan was to continue the program as before. However, with the advent of statewide closures due to…

Car Accident Trauma in Detroit - Christensen Law

It’s easy to first think of the bodily injuries that result from a car accident. However, crash victims may also suffer from emotional trauma after a collision. Emotional distress can cause debilitating conditions such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, and anxiety, among others. Getting compensation for emotional trauma after…

What is Subrogation in a No-fault Claim

Michigan is a no-fault state for auto insurance. That means you’ll need to carry some level of personal injury protection (PIP) coverage on your auto insurance policy. In the case of a car accident, you’ll first file a claim through your own insurer. PIP coverage will cover at least a…

Dangers of Driving After Daylight Savings - Christensen Law - Detroit Car Accident Law Firm

Twice a year, most of the United States switches to and from Daylight Saving Time (DST), an hour shift that has been shown to cause a significant increase in fatal automobile accidents. The danger is especially pronounced in the spring when we lose an hour of sleep. Fatal car wrecks…

How Long Should I Be Dizzy After a Car Accident - Christensen Law

Dizziness after a car accident should not be taken lightly. It’s wise to seek medical attention immediately after the crash and get continuing care if the dizziness lasts beyond the doctor’s expectations. Dizziness can be a symptom of a traumatic brain injury (TBI), neck injury, or other trauma. These are…

5 Things to Know About Your Wrongful Death Claim - Christensen Law

When a family member’s death is caused by someone else’s negligent or reckless actions, the ones who are left behind often wonder if they have any legal options. In Michigan, that answer could be yes. Families always face unimaginable grief after an accidental death. There is often financial fallout as…

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The Michigan personal injury law firm, Christensen Law, is proud to announce the relaunch of its innovative new website, https://www.davidchristensenlaw.com/. The website is designed so that injured individuals can easily access important legal information when they need it most. We know that trying to navigate a complicated website is the…

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Going back to school in the middle of a pandemic has created unprecedented challenges for families, especially working parents. Trying to help children with remote learning while meeting work responsibilities requires heroic effort. Christensen Law applauds every Michigan parent who is trying to balance these dual roles. In an effort…