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Maybe you’ve spotted one at a busy intersection you have to drive through to get to work. Maybe you’ve even fallen victim to its all-seeing eye, getting mailed a ticket for being a little cavalier with that last yellow light. However you look at it, one thing is clear: these days, increasing numbers of traffic

In the world of cars, autonomous technology has been one of the most significant — and fiercely debated — developments in recent years. Whether you’re talking about cars that drive themselves with little-to-no input from the driver or semi-autonomous features like backup cameras or lane departure warnings, it’s technology that has revolutionized the way we

In a state like Michigan, winter driving isn’t always easy. Even if you make every effort to stay safe on the roads, from making sure your car is prepared to handle winter conditions to following best winter driving practices, there’s still a chance that you could still end up being involved in a car accident.

Amtrak has recently agreed to pay $265 million to settle claims related to a 2015 train derailment that killed 8 people and injured 200 others. The settlement is one of the largest railway accident settlements in history. It is just $30 million below the cap of $295 million for such accidents. This settlement is noteworthy

On June 7, 2016, a group of nine bicyclists known as the Chain Gang were taking their weekly 28-mile bike ride near Kalamazoo when they were struck by a truck driven by Charles Pickett Jr. 5 bicyclists were killed and 4 were injured in the accident. Following the accident, Pickett was arrested and police officers

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.

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

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 Michigan State Police has recently released some information about the number of traffic accidents that happened in the state last year and unfortunately, the news isn’t good. While the total number of traffic crashes actually dropped slightly in 2015, the total numbers of injuries and fatalities were both up from 2014. Fatal accidents rose

Nearly three years after a young girl was severely injured on an escalator in New Jersey, Macy’s and an escalator maintenance company have settled a lawsuit against them, agreeing to pay the girl and her family $15 million dollars in damages. In August 2013, ten-year-old Juliana Valdez was on a back-to-school shopping with her family

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