Recent Posts in Personal Injury Category

Fatal Motorcycle Collision on Burlington Skyway

A fatal motorcycle collision occurred just before 6 a.m. on September 29, 2017, on the Toronto-bound lanes of the QEW at the Burlington Skyway. The collision involved two cars, a minivan, a pick-up ...
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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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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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"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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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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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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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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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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The Dangers of Winter Activities

During the winter season, everyone should take extra care when participating in winter activities. Precautions should be taken to avoid danger or a personal injury. When participating in winter ...
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The Minor Injury Guideline

Any person who has sustained injuries in an auto accident or certain relatives or defendants of an individual involved in an auto accident may be eligible for receiving accident benefits. In Toronto, ...
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