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Michigan Tops List of America's Safest Drivers, Study Says

Detroit and Michigan have long been known as a premier location for car manufacturing. Now, a new study shows that drivers in the city and state also rank among the nation’s best. “Year over year, Michigan and Detroit rate among the better drivers,” says Adam Johnson, senior research analyst for…

Personal Injury Settlement Breakdown: How Much Goes In My Pocket?

Injuries caused by another party’s recklessness are painful and often costly to treat. In Michigan, accident victims can demand compensation for their losses through a personal injury claim. But how much money will you get in a settlement? That’s a difficult question to answer. Here’s the bottom line: There’s no…

Whose Side is the IME Doctor On? - Detroit Car Accident Attorneys - Christensen Law

If you’ve been injured in a car accident, recovering a full and fair settlement from the insurance company is incredibly important. However, an insurance adjuster may not be eager to pay you what you’re truly owed. One way that adjusters may attempt to reduce your payout is by disputing the…

This season, our firm was proud to sponsor a new program in the community, Holiday Care for Homeless Veterans. In association with the Michigan Sigma Pi Zeta chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., paralegal Kecha Hayes headed up an effort that garnered support from local businesses S2S Wealth, Homes…

Jack Waddell raises money for families in need

We owe a special thank you to our Firm Administrator, Michelle Waddell, and her son Jack, a high school student at Walled Lake Northern High School, for spearheading an initiative to benefit those in the Walled Lake community. Raising money for families in need, Jack set out to help make…

Tips for Winter Driving in Michigan

Driving in snow and ice is part of life in Michigan. So is contending with ensnarled traffic when a snowstorm starts. Here are some tips from the Detroit car accident lawyers at Christensen Law to help you navigate in winter weather. Follow the Three P’s In Michigan, winter driving can…

Technology and Coaching May Improve Truck Driver Safety - Christensen Law - Michigan Truck Accident Lawyer

Trucking companies are finding that new monitoring devices, coupled with enhanced coaching, are improving the safety records of their truck drivers. Researchers from the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute and other firms have been helping trucking companies make sense of the data and use the findings to improve driver safety. Companies…

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,…

Stacey Shoenfeld

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…