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Summer is here and thousands of people in Michigan are choosing to give their cars a little bit of a break and start riding their bikes more often. With so many people hitting the road on their bikes this time of year, it’s important for motorists to be particularly mindful to watch out for cyclists.

On June 27, 2016, Governor Rick Snyder signed two bills authorizing the creation of a one-year long pilot program to investigate whether or not a roadside testing program involving saliva testing for drivers who are suspected to be under the influence of drugs would be accurate and reliable. Under the new program, if a police

Any parent of a young child is bound to have stories about their kid getting into something they’re not supposed to. It’s perfectly normal for a child to want to explore their surroundings, but our homes are full of things that could be quite dangerous to a curious young child. This is why so many

Now that the weather is nice and warm, one thing millions of people enjoy doing is going out for bike rides. Riding a bike is a fun way to get around, stay in shape, save money, and do something good for the environment all at the same time. Unfortunately, since bicycles and are so much

Disney theme parks have a reputation for being the happiest places on Earth. For kids and adults alike, a trip to Disney World is often the sort of event that becomes a cherished memory. Unfortunately for the family of two-year-old Lane Graves, their vacation at Disney World recently turned tragic when he was fatally attacked

Image Credit: Andrea Raffin / Shutterstock.com Fans of the recent Star Trek movies were shocked and saddened to hear of the tragic death of 27-year-old actor Anton Yelchin. Yelchin was tragically killed at his home on June 19, 2016. Authorities say the accident happened when Yelchin had gotten out of his Jeep to check his

According to the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments (SEMCOG), more car accidents happen in southeastern Michigan than they do anywhere else in the state, with Oakland, Wayne, and Macomb counties having the highest numbers of car accidents. Recently, a list of the 20 Michigan intersections with the highest numbers of car accidents in 2015 was

The Most Common Workplace Hazards

Thursday, 16 June 2016 by

Nearly 13,000 Americans are injured on the job every year. No matter what industry you work in, all jobs come with their own set of occupational hazards. While some jobs are risky by nature, even a quiet office job can put you at risk for being injured while moving heavy boxes. The National Safety Council

As of June 1, 2016, federal law now requires all car rental companies with fleets of at least 35 cars are now required to have recalled cars repaired before they can be rented out to consumers. The new law is known as the Raechel and Jacqueline Houck Safe Rental Car Act. Raechel and Jacqueline Houck

Medical malpractice is a particularly complicated area of law. A doctor’s error can easily result in pain and suffering, additional medical bills, emotional anguish, or injuries that have a drastic impact on the quality of the patient’s life. Each and every medical malpractice case is unique, but there are very specific criteria all malpractice cases

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