What You Need to Apply for Social Security Disability Benefits

In order to successfully receive Social Security disability benefits, you must first submit a variety of documents and information as part of a rigorous application process. To help you get prepared so that you know exactly what you need to apply for your Social Security disability benefits, our Social Security disability attorneys at Atkinson Petruska […]

New Health Care Services Rules from the Workers Compensation Agency – Effective 03/15/18

On March 15th 2018, the new Health Care Services Rules issued by the Workers Compensation Agency (WCA) in relation to how medical providers should go about billing workers compensation, specifically referring to the types of forms that must be used and the timeframe for acceptable payment, went into effect. Medical providers are advised by the […]

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Urges Riders to Keep All-Terrain Vehicles Off Roads in New Public Service Announcement

Though in most places around the country operating all-terrain vehicles on public roadways is illegal, in some places throughout the beautifully rural state of Michigan this is not the case. However, in response to the more than 100,000 injuries and fatalities related to ATVs that occur every year, including 453 fatalities in Michigan alone since […]

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Approves New Federal Safety Standard for Booster Seats

In an effort to reduce the number of incidents and subsequent injuries related to falls, attachment/restraint issues, latch/lock failures, tray issues, and other common seat-related design problems often experienced with booster seats, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has approved new federal safety standards with a unanimous vote of four to zero. These new standards […]

Updated Michigan Personal Injury Laws & Statutory Rules

If you are a resident of Michigan who has suffered some kind of accident, you may be confused about which laws may apply to you when it comes to filing insurance claims and lawsuits. Fortunately, at Atkinson Petruska Kozma & Hart, we understand how important it is for you to be informed, so we have […]