Category: Impaired Driving

November 23, 2010

Auto accident attorney gives tips to keep you safe during Michigan’s “biggest bar night of the year” The night before Thanksgiving is the “biggest bar night of the year” in Michigan. Take a look at most bars and restaurants, and you’ll see them packed with people seeing old friends (which is great), and starting their …

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October 20, 2010

Accident attorney discusses the aftermath of drunk driving accidents in response to a reader reflecting on repentance I’m continuing my Wednesday blog posts from real clients and readers with a comment from Nancy, who wrote in response to our blog about a young man who was seriously injured in car accident caused by a drunk …

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September 7, 2010

Personal injury lawyer discusses a free drunk driving safety application that just might save your life – and prevent car accidents As a personal injury lawyer who writes a safety blog, I’m always trying to find the latest in safe driving and car accident prevention. And this new iPhone application called Michigan DUI Tracker looks …

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December 31, 2009

Michigan Car Accident Attorneys Give Safety Tips That Can Save Your Life As attorneys handling auto accidents for more than 50 years, we have seen countless accidents occur at the hands of negligent drivers. While all of these cases are tragic, some of the most heartbreaking are car accidents caused by drunk drivers. These crashes …

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November 25, 2009

Auto accident attorney gives tips to keep you safe during Michigan’s “biggest bar night of the year” Some say the night before Thanksgiving is the “biggest bar night of the year” in Michigan. Take a look at most drinking establishments and you’ll see them packed to the brim with people starting their holiday early — …

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October 29, 2009

A truck driver hits and nearly kills a pedestrian. There is cocaine in his system. And during discovery, it’s found by the plaintiff’s truck accident lawyers that the truck company employing the grossly negligent driver did not have a drug testing program in the first place. Sound outrageous? As an attorney who has handled hundreds …

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October 20, 2009

The image of one trucker driving an 80,000 pound truck while under the influence of drugs or alcohol and causing truck accidents on our roads is scary enough. Now imagine 100,000 truckers on our roads on drugs and alcohol. According to the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) Roadcheck 2008, 1 percent of the truck drivers …

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June 8, 2009

You’d think a traumatic brain injury lawyer from Michigan wouldn’t be so wrapped up in crime, but I came across this intriguing CNN story that unfortunately, links TBI and violence together: Insights on why people ‘snap’ and kill. The article starts by outlining a couple of sudden, murderous rampages across the country, such as that …

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November 15, 2007

Lawyers who litigate serious truck accident injury cases already know how common it is for drugs used by truck drivers to play a role in causing or contributing to many truck accident injury and death cases every year. Last year, the Department of Transportation reported that roughly 30,000 truck drivers tested positive for drug use. …

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