Recent Uptick In Pedestrian Accidents Triggers Safety Concerns

Pedestrian accidents are in the spotlight once again, after two Lansing men were struck by vehicles within a matter of days.

Both victims were crossing the same area of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in south Lansing. One man died from his injuries, while the other was hospitalized with critical wounds.

According to the Lansing Police Department (LPD), the victims were not using the crosswalk.

It is notable that the area where the men were struck is a five-lane road that does ...

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Michigan Boating Accident: What Happens If You’re Injured?

With the Great Lakes and numerous inland waterways, Michigan is a boating lover’s dream. For many, boating is way of life during the hot summer months.

However, while boating is fun, it can also be dangerous. There’s always the risk of suffering an injury in a Michigan boating accident.

 

Michigan Boating Injury Numbers Are On The Rise

According to the U.S. Coast Guard, 65 people were injured in Michigan boating accidents in 2016. In total, there were 125 boating accidents last year, ...

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Limitations on Damages in a Catastrophic Train Accident

The aftermath of the Amtrak train accident highlights an unfortunate reality with which its victims will have to grapple.

We all remember the devastating Amtrak train accident that took place in Philadelphia on May 12, 2015, killing eight people and injuring over 200. The train was traveling twice the speed limit, at 106 miles per hour, before it jumped the tracks with most of the cars landing on their sides.

More than twenty lawsuits have been filed against Amtrak and the engineer ...

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