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Cyclists

In the summer months, cycling is a fun, healthy and inexpensive alternative to driving. Cyclists must be cautious as they face many risks on the road. Even while wearing the appropriate safety gear, ...
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Long Weekend

Long weekends are a wonderful opportunity for families to get away from the city and explore some of Ontario’s beautiful outdoors. Long weekends often involve family trips to camp sites or ...
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Civic Holiday Auto Accidents

The Civic Holiday’s long weekend saw a series of traffic accidents across Ontario, and provided a glaring reminder for everyone to be careful as they navigate around the province. On the Friday ...
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Animal Bi-Law Changes Effects Dog Owners

The City of Toronto is suggesting significant changes to existing animal by-laws in an attempt to hold dog owners liable for dog bites or attacks. Potential by-law amendments could include collar ...
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2016 Ontario Trial Lawyers Association Cup Winners

This year’s OTLA Cup was hosted by Windsor Law School on March 5, 2016. Teams from Windsor, Queen’s, Western, Osgoode and Ottawa vigorously competed for various awards. The event started ...
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Jewell Radimisis Jorge LL.P. Provides Free Bike Helmets to 275 Children

Jewell Radimisis Jorge LL.P., along with Access Rehab and Rage Against the Disease, sponsored the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association Bike Helmet Distribution event on April 1, 2016. Nearly 300 ...
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Stay Connected with Jewell Radimisis Jorge LL.P.

Backed by over 35 years of experience, the Toronto personal injury attorneys at Jewell Radimisis Jorge LL.P. are dedicated to providing quality legal counsel and delivering successful results. Our ...
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Traumatic Brain Injuries

Canadian statistics are staggering when revealing the truth about Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI): Because our brains contain over 400 miles of blood vessels, it is obvious why any damage to one of its ...
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The Dangers of Social Media in a Personal Injury Case

It very common for defence lawyers to use social media information and pictures to dispute personal injury lawsuits. In many instances the Courts have allowed that information to be used into its ...
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How Do I Prove Fault in a Slip & Fall?

Thousands of people are injured in every single year in slip and fall accidents —accidents that, unfortunately, could have often been avoided had the proper care and caution been taken. If you ...
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New Changes in Your Auto Insurance Benefits

The Ontario government and the insurance companies are at it again. Once more, there are changes to the benefits a victim of a car accident is entitled to, and once more, these changes are in favour ...
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Women's Courage Awards 2015

On October 25 th, 2014, over 300 attendants joined together at the Women’s Courage Awards, as the Endless Possibilities and Hope Development Organization successfully celebrated their monumental ...
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Halloween Safety

Halloween is a fun and exciting time for children and many adults. During this spooky season, it is crucial to keep safety as your priority. The Toronto Police Services has advised that the average ...
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"Changes in the Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule Leaves Accident Victims Vulnerable, Unprotected, and Inadequately Rehabilitated"

In 2010, the Ontario Liberal government made legislative changes to the Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule set out in the Ontario Regulation 251/15. This change has allowed insurance companies to ...
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How You Can Prevent Liability for Your Dog's Aggressive Behavior

Many people consider their dog to be part of their family, but could that friend’s aggressive behavior be putting you at risk? Canada’s laws and regulations regarding dog bite liability ...
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Speed Limit Falls to 30 per Hour in bid to Make Streets Safer for Pedestrians

New signs are going up and speed limits are going down in parts of old Toronto and East York starting September 15, 2015. Many residential streets are seeing the top speed drop to 30 km per hour, down ...
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When to Sue or Settle?

If you have been injured in an accident, whether it’s an auto accident, slip-and-fall incident, or any other incident that someone else is liable for, you may consider a personal injury lawsuit. ...
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Water Safety for Labor Day

As we approach the last long weekend in Ontario it is time to turn our minds to being safe out in the water. The federal government has introduced boating safety regulations in order to help reduce ...
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Five New Traffic Laws That Are Coming Into Effect On September 1, 2015 That All Drivers Should Know

On September 1, 2015, the Province of Ontario will introduce a new set of traffic laws as part of its efforts to make driving safer in the Province. The “Making Ontario Roads Safer Act”, ...
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New Fines for Drivers

In Ontario, drivers are responsible for ensuring that there is no open alcohol in the vehicle while they are operating it, as per the Liquor Licence Act. If stopped by police, the driver may be ...
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About Distracted Driving & Preventing It

Distracted driving remains the number one cause of auto accidents in the Province of Ontario, followed closely by impaired driving. As a result, on June 2, 2015, Ontario has new rules of the road with ...
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5 Things to Do at a Car Crash Scene

When you are involved in a car crash, it is easy to panic or to forget to do important things that can help you after the dust settle. There are many instances where a victim can have poor judgment at ...
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Brain Injuries and Structured Settlements

Brain injuries can occur as a result of any kind of traumatic event, from motor vehicle collisions, to bicycle accidents, to slips and falls, workplace or sports injuries. The Lasting Effects of a TBI ...
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National Rail Safety Week: Avoid a Railway Accident

As April 27 to May 3, 2015 is National Rail Safety Week, let us take some time to learn about Operation Lifesaver, a partnership initiative of the Railway Association of Canada and Transport Canada. ...
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Use of Surveillance in a Personal Injury Case

The Ontario Court of Appeal has clamped down on the use by the defense and insurance companies of surveillance evidence against victims of personal injury accidents. The decision will impact ...
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