Car accident injuries in the course of employment
March 12, 2020
If you are involved in a car accident and sustain personal injuries in the course of your employment, you may be able to file a lawsuit for damages.
Class action lawsuit filed against ICBC for under compensating accident injury victims
March 8, 2020
In the face of reform to a no-fault insurance system in British Columbia, and the potential for the same in Alberta, a class action lawsuit has been filed by victims who have suffered personal injuries in caraccidents against the Government of British Columbia and the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC).
Wrongful Death Claims in Alberta
March 1, 2020
Losing a family member in a car accident or as a result of medical negligence can be devastating. In Alberta, you may have a claim for compensation if your family member has died as a result of personal injuries sustained in a car accident or by way of medical negligence under the Fatal Accidents Act.
Emotional Trauma and Distress after a Car Accident
February 9, 2020
The effects of personal injuries caused by a car accident can lead or contribute to significant emotional shock, trauma and stress.
Late Onset of Injuries Caused by a Car Accident
January 30, 2020
After a car accident, some personal injuries will present immediately, and other personal injuries may take several weeks to months to become apparent.
Jaw Pain After a Car Accident
January 21, 2020
Believe it or not, jaw pain following a car accident is extremely common and often times associated with whiplash injuries. Often times following a car accident, people complain of personal injuries including temporomandibular joint pain or (TMJ).
Concussions and Car Accidents
January 9, 2020
The symptoms of a concussion can include headaches, concentration and memory difficulties, ringing in the ears, sensitivity or light and sounds, dizziness, nausea, and balance issues.
How To Avoid a Car Accident as a Pedestrian
November 29, 2019
Pedestrians often suffer catastrophic personal injuries when they are involved in a car accident (motor vehicle accident). Pedestrian car accidents are especially prevalent in the winter months as the roads frost over with ice, crosswalks become obstructed by ice and snow drifts, and the night creeps later and later into the day.
Personal Injuries Sustained on Vacation Abroad
November 23, 2019
Many people overlook the very real possibility of suffering a personal injury while abroad as a result of a car accident, slip and fall accident, or trip and fall accident.
Personal Injury Claims and Surveillance Footage
November 1, 2019
For years, insurance companies have employed private investigators to capture video and photographic surveillance footage of plaintiffs who have sustained personal injuries in motor vehicle accidents or slip/trip and fall accidents and are in the process of advancing a personal injury claim.
What Should I Do If I Am Involved in a Hit-and-Run Accident?
September 13, 2019
It is a common misconception that the victim of a hit-and-run accident is unable to receive compensation because the at fault party cannot be properly identified.
How Social Media Can Affect Your Personal Injury Claim
August 20, 2019
While social media has its benefits it also has its disadvantages; especially when it pertains to a personal injury case.
Dangers of Long Weekend Driving
July 29, 2019
Risk of a car accident doubles on a long weekend, as does the risk of serious personal injury, Follow these tips to help ensure that your next road trip is car accident free
July 9, 2019
There is a common misconception that summer driving is significantly safer than winter driving. However, this is not necessarily true. More fatal collisions occur during summer months than any other time of the year.
The Loss of a Breadwinner
June 6, 2019
Fatal accidents can have an impending impact on the wellbeing of a family, particularly when a family loses their primary income earner.
The SEF No. 44 Family Protection Endorsement
May 7, 2019
The Family Protection Endorsement or SEF 44 provides insurance protection to named insureds and their families who have been injured in car accidents where the at-fault driver is either uninsured or inadequately insured.
Spring Driving Safety Tips
March 23, 2019
It’s been a long, cold winter in Alberta but Spring is finally in the air! Just because the snow is starting to melt doesn’t mean the risk of getting into a motor vehicle accident is reduced. In Alberta, there are more fatal collisions in May than any other month of the year. Follow these easy tips to avoid suffering a personal injury while driving this Spring…
Tips to Avoid Slips and Falls this Winter
February 21, 2019
Alberta winters can be harsh. Blowing snow, frigid temperatures and ice can create hazardous conditions that can send you or a loved one to the emergency room. This is particularly true in Alberta which has the second highest rate of serious personal injuries due to slip and falls in the country. Follow these easy tips…