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CBC Radio show with guest lawyer Steven Polak (Underage drinking permitted by parents) June  20, 2018

CBC Radio show with guest lawyer Steven Polak (Underage drinking permitted by parents) June 20, 2018

A CBC Radio Show (Ontario Today) exploring issues surrounding parents who permit underage drinking in their homes and at parties. Click here for link: CBC Radio (Ontario Today) sho ...

Long Term Disability Denial?  A Lawyer’s perspective

Long Term Disability Denial? A Lawyer’s perspective

By their very nature, corporations are soul-less, heart-less entities (they exist only as legally created entities). Decisions often appear to be dictated by targets, time-lines an ...

Discussing plaintiff car accident injury law defeats and what it can teach us

Discussing plaintiff car accident injury law defeats and what it can teach us

This article discusses a recent Court decision and the dangers that injured plaintiffs must consider and be aware of when seeking compensation for their injuries and damages. Too o ...

Brain Injury Decision-Glasgow Outcome Scale (car accident/catastrophic injury/benefits)

Brain Injury Decision-Glasgow Outcome Scale (car accident/catastrophic injury/benefits)

On January 12, 2018 the License Appeal Tribunal released its decision in A.K. and State Farm Insurance Company. The decision can be found here: CLICK HERE FOR DECISION In that case ...

Canadian Lawyer Magazine rankings for 2017: top ten Ontario regional Firms

Canadian Lawyer Magazine rankings for 2017: top ten Ontario regional Firms

On September 5, 2017 Canadian Lawyer Magazine released their annual lawyer ranking of the top ten regional Ontario Law firms see: http://www.canadianlawyermag.com/author/mallory-he ...

ODSP and OW exemptions: Major Changes to interplay with car accident and personal injury awards

ODSP and OW exemptions: Major Changes to interplay with car accident and personal injury awards

Recently released legislation appears to have made major changes to the law regarding ODSP and OW exemption limits for car accident and personal injury cases.  These changes appear ...

Woman who spills hot coffee on herself at McDonalds drive-through entitled to accident benefits

Woman who spills hot coffee on herself at McDonalds drive-through entitled to accident benefits

On July 24, 2017, Ontario’s Court of Appeal decided the case of Dittman v. Aviva.  The issue was whether a woman who was burned while buying hot coffee from a drive-through at McDo ...

6 Factors When Choosing a Personal Injury Lawyer in Ajax

Are you in search of a lawyer to handle your personal injury claim? There are many lawyers to choose from in Ajax, but that doesn't mean they are the correct lawyer for your particular case. Here are a few of the factors you should consider when choosing the lawyer for your case. Experience Lawyers that deal with Family law are not personal injury lawyers, nor are criminal lawyers. If you have a personal in ...

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6 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Personal Injury Lawyer in Pickering

Have you been combing through personal injury lawyers Pickering, and surrounding areas trying to find the best option for your case? It can be overwhelming to review so many options, but at the end of the day your injury lawyer is going to control the entire outcome of your case. Here's how you can ensure that you have the best outcome. Gut Instinct Don't dismiss your gut instinct when it comes to selecting ...

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What if You Cannot Return to Work After a Car Accident in Pickering?

In 2015, there were 1,858 deaths and 10,280 serious injuries from motor vehicle accidents in Canada. Serious accidents like these change peoples’ lives in an instant. Even for those lucky enough to survive a dangerous accident, the subsequent injuries can cause outrageous medical bills, extreme lifestyle alterations, pain and suffering, and time off from work or the loss of a job. For many, it’s the time of ...

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Filing a Slip and Fall Accident Claim Against Cobourg City

Being in a slip and fall accident can cause serious injuries. And when the accident happened on property that is not yours and because of someone else’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. Still, most people who are in a slip and fall accident have no idea what to do thereafter. And it’s the actions you take immediately after the incident that are so crucial. It’s also essenti ...

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Look Again: Does Your Boating Insurance Policy Provide Adequate Liability Coverage?

With Victoria Day and the start of summer just around the corner, many Toronto families are preparing to head out on the water and enjoy the season by boat. But while boating can be a wonderful summer pastime, it’s crucial to ensure that your friends and family members are safe and protected before you set sail. Each year, hundreds of boating, Jet Ski, and personal watercraft accidents occur near Toronto. S ...

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What Are the Most Common Causes of Slip and Fall Accidents?

According to the Ontario Ministry of Labour, “Slips, trips and falls are among the leading causes of injuries resulting in workers missing time at work in Ontario.” But slips and falls don’t just happen at work — they can happen anywhere. Each year, millions of Ontarians end up in the emergency room because of accidents like these. Knowing how to prevent them should be a priority for everyone, but it’s also ...

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5 Undeniable Signs You Should Book a Consultation With an Injury Lawyer if You’re Still Unsure…

If you have recently experienced a serious accident that caused you or a family member serious injuries, you may be wondering whether seeking assistance from a personal injury lawyer is necessary. The Pickering personal injury lawyers will maximize the damages you deserve for injuries that were not your fault. Furthermore, they will fight tooth and nail for your rights as a Canadian citizen. If you’re still ...

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5 Signs It’s Time to Hire Personal Injury Lawyer in Ajax

Being seriously injured in an auto accident because of the negligence and carelessness of another driver is a devastating experience. It’s made even worse by the fact that you’ll have to deal with these injuries for a long time to come, possibly paying thousands of dollars in mounting medical bills and often not working for months or years at a time. Where do you turn when a life-altering event such as this ...

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Winter Safety Tips for Tobogganing in Ontario

Love tobogganing in the winter? If you're a Canadian who enjoys tobogganing, this can be a great way to get outdoors and get some exercise even in the coldest months of winter. Still, tobogganing can be a rather dangerous activity. As with many outdoor activities, there's always the risk of serious injury. Some of the time, injuries sustained by Canadian tobogganers may be the fault of the tobogganers thems ...

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Road-Tripping to the U.S. in a Rental Car? Top Tips for Safe Cross-Border Travel

Headed across the border on your next road trip? Most cross-border road trips are completely safe. But in rare circumstances, fun excursions to the U.S. can be interrupted by serious accidents, which may have terrible financial ramifications if you’re not prepared. You should be especially aware of this possibility if you plan on renting a car for your travel. Use the following advice in order to be safe an ...

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