How Much Is My Claim Worth?

If you have been injured in certain accident or because of the negligent behavior of a third party, you might actually be wondering whether or not you are entitled to compensation and how much is it. If you have sustained serious injuries, you are probably thinking how to proceed further on and what are your legal options to get the maximum compensation that you are entitled to. (more…)

Facts About Accidents That Cause Brain Injuries

Different accidents cause an array of injuries and that’s why personal injury law is particularly broad and encompassing. The injuries can range from mild and insignificant bruises to severe harm to your body and mind. With this in mind, it’s important to understand that one of the most severe types of injuries that one might have to deal with is an accident which results in a severe brain trauma. (more…)

Key Aspects About Suing The Dog Owner For Injuries

Dog owners could usually be held accountable in the events in which their dogs cause injuries to third parties or animals. This is true, regardless of the dog goes ahead and bites someone else or causes injury or damages a property in any other way. In certain situations, a fair settlement of the case could easily be reached. This is going to allow you to avoid lengthy and complicated lawsuits. However, in the majority of the situations the injured party is likely to need to sue the dog owner in order to hold him liable to the absolute extent which is allowed by the law. (more…)

Are Devastating Personal Injuries Due To Motorcycle Accidents?

Car accidents are common, that’s true. However, the province of Ontario is also famous for the fact that it has quite a lot of motorcycle riders and an overall attraction towards bike riding. However, motorcycle accidents are particularly dangerous and potentially devastating. The majorities of them, especially of those which tend to happen outside of the city, are catastrophic and end up with tremendous injuries. (more…)

Understanding The Facts Behind Auto Insurance Issues

The unfortunate truth is that car accidents as well as motor vehicle accidents as a whole remain the most popular cause of personal injury cases in Ontario. This is quite logical, though, considering the increasing number of vehicles which take part in the overall traffic. The steps that you take after the accident are critical when it comes to determining the overall amount of money that you can recover. (more…)

Advantages of Settling Your Lawsuit Outside of The Court

An interesting fact is that at least 95% of the personal injury cases in the province of Ontario never reach the court room. You may be wondering – how are they taken care of? Well, the answer is really easy as the involved parties prefer to settle them outside of the court, instead of forgoing the procedure. This is something that you might want to account for. However, don’t attempt to deal with the insurance company on your own or you might be low balled into settling for a pitiful amount in the name of compensation.  (more…)

Personal Injury Myths

Fact: Remember that insurance companies are for-profit businesses. A claim from your insurance company is certain to be far less than the amount of your coverage and often less than what you need to offset your expenses. The insurance company has no obligation to inform you of your legal rights and are usually looking out for their own financial best interest. An experienced personal injury lawyer will evaluate your claim and do the proper negotiations with your insurance company, strengthening your case and easing your worry. (more…)