Southfield, Michigan (PressExposure) May 17, 2011 -- Michigan personal injury lawyers of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. recently created an infographic on student bullying in the United States. The infographic was created to display the facts and statistics about student bullying. Student bullying in schools in the United States is a serous issue and very prevalent in our school systems. Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. is a Southfield law firm that specializes in representing parents and their children who are being bullied in Michigan schools.
The most common types of bullying include hitting, threatening, intimidating, maliciously teasing and taunting, and name calling. In fact, 77 percent of students are bullied mentally, physically, and verbally. With social media sites, such as Facebook, becoming more popular and prevalent in our daily life, cyber bullying is also becoming a large channel for student bullying.
The majority of states have bullying laws on the books, but most are not significant enough to impact this problem or reduce the amount of bullying that occurs nationwide. Without more stringent laws and the actual enforcement of those laws, school systems will not feel the pressure to take the affirmative measures necessary to eliminate the bullying problem that terrorizes so many innocent and vulnerable children everyday.
The Michigan personal injury lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. are actively pursing lawsuits in several cases for parents and children who are being bullied in Michigan schools. Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Michigan personal injury lawyers created the student bullying infographic as a resource to all parents and students.
To learn more student bullying facts, visit http://bit.ly/studentbullyingfacts Share this infographic with others working to prevent this problem by embedding the graphic on your own site, emailing friends and colleagues, and sharing on all social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google Buzz. See appropriate social media buttons above the infographic.