Insurance Company Demanding You See Their Doctor? What Are You Supposed to Do? Call The Frank Law Firm 877-FRANK-LAW For a Free Consultation!

You have had an auto accident.  Maybe you have seen a doctor, and YOUR auto insurance company wants you to see one of THEIR doctors.  Do you have to go? How do you handle yourself? Do you really have to run around town, gathering up your medical records, just to deliver those records to the…

Accidents on Snow & Ice

Increasingly, Michigan courts are holding that “snow & ice happen” during Michigan’s winters. As a result, they have held that such conditions are open and obvious to the point, where there is no liability for an accident caused by snow and ice. This is particularly true of snow-covered ice. However, there have been some cases…

The ‘Open & Obvious’ Rule

Under traditional rules, there would be no duty owed, and therefore no liability for injuries caused by open & obvious hazards.  Under traditional rules, an open and obvious hazard is one “readily observable upon casual inspection”. However, in recent years, there has been a great expansion, by Michigan’s appellate courts, of this “open & obvious” concept, frankly,…