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Distracted driving causes 58% of teen crashes

Posted on: March 30th, 2015 by Steven Gursten No Comments

Study shows 58% of teen car accidents involve distractions such as texting, cell phones and talking to passengers Did you know that nearly 60% of teen-driver car-crashes involve distractions such as talking on a cell phone or chatting with passengers? These are the results of a ground-breaking study by the AAA-Foundation for Traffic Safety, “Using […]

BREAKING NEWS: Drivers to see $36 drop in No Fault insurance fee

Posted on: March 26th, 2015 by Steven Gursten No Comments

Michigan Catastrophic Claims Association lowers assessment by $36 to $150 after reducing deficit by $1.5 billion between 2013-14 fiscal years On March 11, 2015, I wrote in a blog post it was “time to reduce the MCCA fee and save consumers money in 2015.” I’m proud to say I was right. The Michigan Catastrophic Claims […]

How understanding MI motorcycle accident fatalities is the key to prevention

Posted on: March 26th, 2015 by Steven Gursten No Comments

Safety advocate Dan Petterson of SMARTER on making our roads more safe for motorcyclists Last week, I featured a guest blog post from Dan Petterson, president of motorcycle safety group SMARTER. Dan is a safety advocate and a leading voice in this state on issues of motorcycle safety. The latest has to do with how […]

Why is MI car insurance so expensive? Thoughts from an insurance agent

Posted on: March 25th, 2015 by Steven Gursten No Comments

Some practical ways to lower the cost of auto insurance for all of us Last week, I wrote about my plan to reduce the cost of auto insurance in Michigan. I believe my 14-step No Fault “Action Plan ” would preserve auto No Fault insurance for people who have been injured in car accidents and […]

Raid The MCCA To Pay For Road Repairs?

Posted on: March 24th, 2015 by Steven Gursten No Comments

Rep. Pete Lucido (R-Shelby Township) Wants To Take Money Intended To Help Catastrophically Injured Car Crash Victims To Patch MI’s Pothole-Pocked Roads Should lawmakers raid the Michigan Catastrophic Claims Association (MCCA) and use its reserves to pay to fix Michigan’s roads? Thankfully, Gov. Rick Snyder said “No.” Unequivocally. That’s the right decision because the monies […]

Guess what city has the most dangerous intersection in Michigan for car accidents?

Posted on: March 24th, 2015 by Steven Gursten No Comments

The dubious “winner” is  South State and West Ellsworth Roads in Ann Arbor near Pittsfield Township Last week, our attorneys published our list of the top 10 most dangerous intersections in Michigan, based upon the number of car accidents in 2014. The list was compiled by the Michigan State Police, and includes new data with […]

How to increase the number of insured drivers on Michigan roads?

Posted on: March 23rd, 2015 by Steven Gursten No Comments

Here’s a practical solution to get more people in cities like Detroit insured – and lower MCCA assessment fees for all drivers The numbers of uninsured drivers behind the wheel has become a crisis. In some cities like Detroit and Flint, the number of uninsured drivers has been estimated at over 50%.  This wreaks havoc […]

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