Our Southfield car accident lawyers are dedicated to helping victims who were seriously injured or killed in an auto accident. For almost 50 years, we have protected the rights of auto accident injury victims helping them receive justice and win the maximum settlement for their injuries suffered. This includes claims for both personal injuries against the negligent driver and for Michigan no-fault insurance benefits against the insurance company responsible for paying medical bills, lost wages and other benefits.
Southfield Auto Accident Analysis
The number of car accidents in Southfield is significant and the injuries from those accidents are often severe. The statistics were tallied by SEMCOG and are worth noting.
There were a total of 2,970 traffic accidents in the year of 2008. Of those traffic crashes, 843 were accidents in which an injury was occurred. Statistics show that in the city of Southfield, the largest number of car accidents occurred on Tuesday's, with a total of 548 accidents, followed by Friday's (530) and Monday's (493) car accidents.
Between the hours of 3 p.m. and 6 p.m., most car accidents occurred (823) while the months of December and February proved to be the most dangerous months for driving, the most auto accidents occur in those months.
Southfield Auto Accident Locations
In Southfield, ranked by a five year total, 2004-2008, the most dangerous intersections for car accidents were:
- Intersection of 12 Mile Rd. W at Telegraph Rd. (347 accidents)
- Intersection of 10 Mile Rd. W at Southfield Rd. (272 accidents)
- Intersection of 12 Mile Rd. W at Southfield Rd. (271 accidents)
- Intersection of 13 Mile Rd. W at Southfield Rd. (209 accidents)
- Intersection of 10 Mile Rd. W at Greenfield Rd. (164 accidents)
Southfield Traffic Accident Reports
As part of any Southfield car accident case or any Michigan auto insurance claim, it is necessary to obtain the police traffic accident report. These reports are available to you by simply contacting the police agency and requesting the report. There is usually a fee for the report. If you choose us to represent you in your case, we will obtain and pay for the report and then provide you with your own copy.
For a motor vehicle crash that occurred in Southfield, you should request the traffic crash report at the following location:
Southfield Police Department
26000 Evergreen Road
Southfield, MI 48076
Contact Our Southfield Car Accident Lawyers
Our Southfield car accident lawyers have significant experience in handling these types of cases and will be able to answer all of your questions and concerns about your legal rights after the crash. We offer a Free, No Obligation Case Review and will represent you under our No Fee Promise. This means there are no legal fees or costs until we win or settle your claim. We even pay all of the expenses and court costs on your behalf so you will not have to pay a penny until the case settles. Call us today at (800) 606-1717 to get started on your claim!