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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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Car accidents are terrifying experiences that every driver attempts to avoid. However, what happens when an irresponsible driver slams into your vehicle and causes a car accident? The consequences of a careless driver can not only leave you with a totaled car, but also severe and long-lasting physical and emotional…

Car accidents have the potential to cost you thousands in damages. From dealing with property damage to paying your medical bills, car accidents are extremely stressful situations. You’re never truly ready for all of the hurdles associated with an auto accident. To make matters worse, you have to deal with confusing legal terminology…

Uber is a very convenient service that allows you to get a ride nearly anywhere. Over the last few years, the service has become extremely popular and has become a necessity for some people. However, the service can also be dangerous due to the nature of how it operates. You’re…

If you’ve recently moved to Michigan or you’re a new driver living in the state, it’s important to understand Michigan’s no-fault insurance policy and be aware of the recent changes made to this policy. Michigan’s no-fault insurance law requires all drivers to purchase personal injury protection (PIP) insurance to cover…