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Drivers are distracted more today, than ever before. Like any activity such as driving, practice helps to improve one’s ability to drive safely. Unfortunately, teenagers are among the riskiest drivers because of a myriad of factors, such as lack of experiences, substance abuse, and recklessness. The law in Ontario is, that unless the motor vehicle…

Far too often, people get injured in a car accident, and are left to pay for their own medical treatment, cover their own expenses, and bare the costs of getting injured. If the injuries are minor, this may be the only sensical option. However, if an individual suffers serious injuries, it is in their best…

Examination for Discovery, or what we refer to as “discoveries”, are a critical part of the claims process in Ontario and much of the developed world. This process, often times glorified in the movies or on television shows, takes place in a boardroom with a court reporter, and is an opportunity for each party of…

If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident, you may be thinking whether or not to hire a personal injury lawyer. Often times you may find yourself faced with a difficult decision of which law firm to hire. It’s not uncommon to be bombarded with advertisements with large firms, some of…

Our law office strongly believes that more often then not, it is in an injured victim’s best interest to hire an experienced personal injury lawyer if they have been hurt in a car accident. Personal Injury claims are diverse, and range in the types of negligence, and degrees of injury. In soft tissue cases, you…

If you have been injured in a car accident, your injuries are of a serious nature, and someone else is clearly at fault for the collision, then you will likely want to consult with an experienced car accident lawyer. How much will it cost you to retain a personal injury lawyer? The Contingency Fee Most…

In most cases when you have been injured due to the negligence of another party, you have the right to a personal injury claim to recover compensation. However, while you may have the right to sue, that does not necessarily translate to needing a personal injury lawyer. With that said, it’s always our advice that…

Car accidents cause serious injuries or death to an alarming number of Canadians every year. With approximately 160,000 car accidents per year in Canada, and about 2,800 of those resulting in death, personal injury law has become a very important area of law. In today’s society, it is not uncommon to at some point in…

In Ontario, the law allows you to sue for the wrongdoing or negligence of some other party in most instances. The injuries come in a myriad of forms; physical, psychological, emotional or even economic such as property damage. Compensation is commonly referred to as “damages” in personal injury law. These are monies intended to help…

Signing a release of liability waiver is not a rare occasion. Businesses are increasingly anxious about being sued, and insurance companies attempt to equip businesses with some form of safeguard. Waivers happen on school trips and at the local sports center. They are generally on the back of your ski ticket, and certainly are presented…