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Memorial Day 2015

Posted on: May 21st, 2015 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Honor the men and woman who served in the U.S. Armed Forces by exercising your political freedoms. Our law firm will be closed on May 25, 2015 in observance of Memorial Day. This is a time to remember and honor those men and woman who died serving our country. We suggest you take some time […]


Opposing viewpoints

Posted on: May 20th, 2015 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

No case is black or white and why the magistrate assigned to your case matters. Our attorneys spend most of their mornings in court. Each day is a new scheduling conference, facilitation, redemption, or trial. We have over 100 years in combined legal experience. My personal favorite type of hearing is a facilitation. This gives […]


Loss Control Achievement Awards for 2014-2015

Posted on: May 19th, 2015 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Michigan Municipal League announces its Loss Control Achievement Awards for 2014-2015. We want to recognize local communities who are maintaining safe work environments for their employees. The Michigan Municipal League recently announced its annual Loss Control Achievement Awards for 2014-2015. “These awards represent the best of the best when it comes to communities being safe […]


Amputation Chart (Form WC-728)

Posted on: May 14th, 2015 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Specific loss benefits under workers’ compensation and why a simple Agency form could protect your legal rights. We have represented numerous people who have lost a body party in a workplace accident. These are life changing injuries resulting in permanent disability. Individuals who suffer an amputation at work are paid compensation based upon a specific […]


National census of fatal occupational injuries

Posted on: May 13th, 2015 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Statistics from the U.S. Department of Labor show how workers are getting killed and the most dangerous jobs. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has released some important data regarding occupational fatalities. A total of 4,405 fatal work injuries occurred in 2013. This represents 3.2 per 100,000 workers. Bringing attention to this data will hopefully […]


MiScorecard Performance Summary (March 2015)

Posted on: May 12th, 2015 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Michigan Workers Compensation Agency (WCA) evaluation based upon misplaced priorities and where changes need to be made. Governor Rick Snyder implemented Mi Dashboard to provide a quick assessment of various state agencies. The WCA has now released its March 2015 performance summary and we think it’s based upon misplaced priorities. Here are the four metrics used […]


Bumble Bee Foods charged with felony related to employee death

Posted on: May 7th, 2015 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Tragic employee death highlights need for safety rules and stiffer penalties. CNN reports that Bumble Bee Foods and two of its employees face felony criminal charges related to the 2012 death of a California employee in a pressure cooker. It has been alleged that a director of plant operations and its former safety manager willfully […]



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