GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Those orange barrels, "merge now" signs, and stop-and-go traffic are the norm this time of year, so it is important to be familiar with the laws and your rights as you sit in traffic.  

We spoke with Michigan Auto Law Attorney Brandon Hewitt about Michigan traffic laws in construction zones and what to do if you experience a fender bender.  

For more information about Michigan Auto Law, visit www.michiganautolaw.com.  

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