Entries by Smith & Johnson

The Wise Choice: Seeking Legal Guidance After a Hit and Run

Imagine driving down a Michigan road when, suddenly, another vehicle collides with yours and speeds away, leaving you bewildered and injured. In such a distressing situation, you might wonder why it’s wise to seek legal guidance. After all, if you don’t know who hit you, it’s reasonable to assume you have little recourse. Fortunately, however, […]

The Impact of Pre-Existing Injuries on Car Accident Claims

Car accidents can be life-changing events, often leading to physical injuries and emotional trauma. But what if you had pre-existing injuries before the accident? How do these prior conditions impact your ability to seek compensation for the injuries sustained in the accident? This blog post aims to shed light on this complex issue, helping you […]

How to Prove Liability for a Distracted Driving Accident

In a world filled with constant digital distractions, our roads have become increasingly perilous. When a motorist’s attention is on anything but the traffic around them, the consequences can be devastating.  If you or a loved one was the victim of a distracted driving accident in Michigan, understanding how to prove negligence is essential in […]

Unexpected Ways a Car Accident Can Change Your Life (and How Filing a Personal Injury Claim Can Help)

Car accidents are frighteningly common, and many people believe that they won’t happen to them–until they do. The truth is, a car accident can happen to anyone, anywhere, and it can change your life in unexpected and profound ways. Understanding how a wreck can impact your life and acknowledging the importance of filing a personal […]