The Ontario Provincial Government has legislated more reductions to the no-fault accident benefits available to Ontario motor vehicle accident victims. One of the most significant changes is that medical, rehabilitation and attendant care benefits will be slashed by up to fifty percent. Reductions to Catastrophic Injury Benefits Those who will suffer most from these changes…
If you have been seriously and permanently injured in an automobile accident, you are entitled to damages for your pain and suffering. If your case goes to trial, the members of the jury are usually not told about two important things which can have a significant impact on whether you receive fair and just compensation….
As experienced personal injury lawyers, we have seen slip and fall claims arise in many different locations across Ottawa and surrounding towns such as Smiths Falls, Rockland and Winchester. Slip and fall accidents are a leading cause of injury in Ontario and can happen in a variety of locations such as: grocery stores, nursing homes,…
If you have been involved in a car accident in Ottawa, or anywhere else in Ontario, there are important timelines to consider in order to successfully claim damages and accident benefits. Five of the key deadlines that can impact your right to damages and benefits are listed below: First, you must inform your own insurance…
If you become disabled from working and have short or long term disability insurance, you are entitled to be paid disability benefits. To make a claim, most long and short term disability policies provided by insurance companies (such as Manulife and Sunlife) require you to provide notice to the insurance company within a certain period…