Michigan Vehicle Accidents News & Facts | Goodwin & Scieszka

It’s no secret that alcohol impairs judgement and slows your reflexes. This is exactly why there are such strict laws against drinking and operating any type of vehicle, whether it’s a car, a motorcycle, or a boat. Despite all the efforts that have been made to cut down on drunk driving over the past few

What better way to spend a nice fall day than by going out for a drive to admire the beautiful fall color? Michigan is home to some of the most spectacular fall color in the entire country, so it’s wonderful to be able to go out and enjoy it. Or if you aren’t heading out

There isn’t just one basic type of car accident. There are several different types of car accidents and some types of car accidents are more dangerous than others. Rollover crashes are one of the rarer types of car accidents, but they are one of the most dangerous car accidents. According to the Institute for Highway

For millions of Americans, the thrill of heading out on for a ride on a motorcycle is simply impossible to resist. Thanks to movies like Easy Rider, motorcycles have long been seen as a symbol of freedom. But if you’re a motorcyclist, it’s very important to remember to ride safely because it can very easily

Thousands of car accidents happen throughout the country every year, but not all car accidents are exactly alike. A very minor fender-bender in a parking lot isn’t going to need to be handled the same way as an accident that involves multiple cars. If you’ve been injured in a car accident, calling an attorney is

The recent release of the Pokemon Go app has millions of people getting out and about to catch as many Pokemon as possible, whether it’s by walking, riding a bike, or driving. While the Pokemon Go craze has had some positive benefits like encouraging people to get more exercise, meet new people, and in one

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

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

Getting behind the wheel of a car when you’re tired can pose a very serious danger to yourself and to other drivers on the road. Drowsy drivers have slower reaction times and have a harder time focusing on everything that’s going on around them. It’s estimated that drowsy driving caused 72,000 car accidents in 2013,

Safety features in cars have come a long way over the past century. As technology has progressed, it’s allowed automakers to make the vehicles we rely on everyday safer and safer. Despite the progress we’ve made, tens of thousands of people still die in car accidents every year and thousands more are injured. The majority