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Minimizing Vehicle Distractions for Safety

With GPS systems, smart phones, and in-dash radio and internet systems, there is no lack of distractions inside your vehicle. High-tech cars have all of the different amenities to keep you entertained, but do they keep you safe? The United States Department of Transportation has issued guidelines to help drivers steer clear of distractions [...]

Minimizing Vehicle Distractions for Safety2022-10-05T08:59:49-04:00

Effects of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Not all injuries from car accidents are easy to see. Broken bones and lacerations are obvious at the scene, but for those who suffer a traumatic brain injury (TBI), the injury may easily be overlooked initially. It is so critical for anyone injured in an accident to visit a doctor as soon as possible if they [...]

Effects of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)2022-10-04T09:47:40-04:00

Can I Sue an At-Fault Family Member for Negligence?

It may not be conventional, but yes, you can sue your parent, child, or other family member if their negligence injures you! Several years ago, I represented a sweet, young 7-year-old girl who was severely injured when her mom ran a red light, and their car was hit broad-side. This young girl was ejected [...]

Can I Sue an At-Fault Family Member for Negligence?2022-09-13T10:22:07-04:00

You’re Entitled: The Michigan No Fault Statute

Anyone who has watched the local news or read the headlines knows we have had a string of awful, preventable, drunk driving crashes in our area over the past few weeks. These accidents have led to many dead and others with catastrophic, life-altering injuries. Fatal and catastrophic injury accidents undoubtedly affect so many people, [...]

You’re Entitled: The Michigan No Fault Statute2022-08-04T08:59:07-04:00

Broad or Basic: Which Collision Coverage is Right For You?

As most people know, when you are in an accident and are insured by a Michigan policy, you look to your own insurance company to cover your collision expenses. It is up to you, the insured, to have appropriate collision coverage on your vehicle. You can choose to have coverage or not, and if [...]

Broad or Basic: Which Collision Coverage is Right For You?2022-06-07T08:23:07-04:00

Spring Showers Highlight Extreme Weather Driving Tips

Regardless of location, extreme weather conditions are one of the main causes of car accidents I handle. Common roadway annoyances such as construction and potholes become dangerous during a serious downpour. Therefore, as the seasons change and April showers begin to fall, it is important that motorists keep in mind some helpful tips intended [...]

Spring Showers Highlight Extreme Weather Driving Tips2022-04-19T08:31:47-04:00

Reevaluating Your Insurance Coverage

Recently, I told you about the change in the Michigan No-Fault Statute wherein you can now elect limited medical coverage as opposed to the unlimited coverage we have always had. Again, I strongly urge you to elect the unlimited medical coverage! Besides that choice, there are other aspects of your coverage that are worth [...]

Reevaluating Your Insurance Coverage2022-01-18T10:29:46-05:00

Jonathan Abrahams Named to Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Michigan

For Immediate Release The National Trial Lawyers is pleased to announce that Jonathan Abrahams of Abrahams Law has been selected for inclusion into its Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers in Michigan, an honor given to only a select group of lawyers for their superior skills and qualifications in the field.  Membership in this [...]

Jonathan Abrahams Named to Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Michigan2021-10-19T11:03:51-04:00

Driving Under the Influence Laws in Michigan

In Michigan, the state's drunk driving statute can be found under Section 257.625, operating motor vehicle while intoxicated (OWI), which means the same thing as driving under the influence or DUI. In Michigan, no person shall operate a vehicle upon a public highway within the state while the person is operating while intoxicated. Operating [...]

Driving Under the Influence Laws in Michigan2021-06-10T13:41:51-04:00