What are common causes of fatal car crashes?

Car accidents range from minor fender-benders to deadly all over the country. Crash data suggests that some of the same causes often cause fatal crashes as any other accident type.  When vehicles crash, what often factors into the reason behind it? While some data...

Why are pit bull bites so dangerous?

Although any dog could act aggressively, pit bulls have a reputation as the breed most likely to attack. Although not every pit bull is a dangerous dog, individuals are right to be wary of any animal that makes them uncomfortable.  These are some reasons why you may...

What to expect in a wrongful death lawsuit

It is hard enough to deal with the untimely loss of a loved without thinking too much about the circumstances leading to the death. But if you suspect that someone or even an organization is responsible for the passing of a family member, you have the right to file...

Motorcycle safety in Michigan

Motorcycle accidents kill far too many people in Michigan and Kent County. Many accidents are preventable. The state recorded 109 motorcycle fatalities and 2,168 injuries in 2018. Kent County saw nine fatalities and 139 injuries. Motorists must share the road, but...

Identifying the signs of an aggressive driver

Emotions may run high if you are stuck in rush hour traffic. Whether you are running late to work or rushing to get to an important appointment, getting stuck behind a slow driver is irritating. You may have experienced road rage when in these types of situations. If...

Stronger cellphone laws in MI may save lives

Although texting and driving is banned in Michigan, talking on cellphones is legal despite the dangers of cognitive distraction. Texting and driving has proven to be a deadly practice for motorists across the country. In 2013 alone, 424,000 people were injured and...