Tips To Avoid Personal Injury In Winter

Ice, snow, bad road conditions and poor visibility are a breeding ground for car accidents, and thus, injury claims that are represented by the personal injury lawyer in Huntsville. However, that is no excuse for not taking all preventative measures you can. You should always do everything within your power to avoid causing harm, whether it be to yourself, your property or others.To help you take these preventative measures, we have put together a list of tips to follow. (more…)

Driving While Drowsy: As Dangerous As Alcohol Impairment

While there has been much media attention on impaired and distracted driving in Ontario, and rightly so, there has been little attention to the dangers of driving while drowsy. The Ministry of Transportation says that drowsy driving has been a growing concern and has factored into a growing number of collisions resulting in injuries and fatalities. As Cornwall personal injury lawyers, we see the disastrous effects of drowsy driving often. (more…)

Are You Covered If You Are Injured In An Uber Or Lyft Accident?

In recent years, ridesharing has become a phenomenon throughout most of North America. Here in Ontario, Uber has been at the forefront of the ridesharing trend but recently, Lyft and other smaller companies have decided to throw their hat in the ring. But how does that impact someone who is involved in a motor vehicle accident with a rideshare vehicle? For Leamington personal injury lawyers, it is an industry we have watched carefully. (more…)

What Are The Reasons Behind Single Car Accidents?

When there’s no other driver and an individual is involved in a single car accident, the assumption is often that the person behind the wheel is fully at fault for the accident. This is true in many cases but not all. There are some situations where the person behind the wheel isn’t at fault. Here’s a look at some of the common scenarios where the driver of a vehicle may not be considered at fault for a single car accident. (more…)

How To Claim Damages After A Public Transit Accident

Car accidents are the most common type of accidents experienced by Canadians all over the country. They may be the most common, but they are not the only kind of accident. Canadians are fairly frequently injured in public transport accidents every year. If you are one of the people who have been injured after a public transit accident, you may be wondering what your legal options are. You may be wondering if insurance coverage is something you will receive if your injury is severe enough. You may also be wondering if you are liable for the accident or if you are considered not liable for the accident. (more…)