In Medical Malpractice Cases Is Misdiagnosis A Valid Point?

The truth is that a significant number of medical malpractice cases tend to derive from either delayed diagnosis or from a misdiagnosis of a certain medical condition, injury or illness. When a doctor’s mistake leads to a treatment which is incorrect, delayed or skipped entirely, the condition of the patient can get a lot worse a lot quicker and the patient might even die. With this being said, a diagnosis error itself, however, is not enough on its own to provide legal merits for a medical malpractice lawsuit. (more…)

Insurance Company Says The Car Is Totaled – What To Do Now?

If you’ve been involved in a car accident, there are quite a few things that you have to be aware of. How do you proceed if the insurance company says that your car is a total loss? What happens if you definitively disagree with the valuation of the insurer? These are all questions that you need to be able to answer in order to ensure that everything is handled properly. Let’s have a look at a few commonly asked questions. (more…)

When Is The Right Time To Sue For A Personal Injury Received In An Accident?

The truth is that the majority of people are going to experience a certain form of injury at some certain point of their lives. Of course, you can’t expect to be capable of suing and filing legal claims every time you injure yourself – this wouldn’t be fair or adequate. With this in mind, there are certain situations in which you would be legally entitled to sue for your injuries. When there is another party involved who has acted negligently or without abiding by certain regulations – you are capable of seeking monetary reparations. (more…)

About The Specifics Surrounding A Slip And Fall Case

The truth is that slip and fall accidents are particularly common in Ontario. This is due to the fact that the country is characterized by long and cold winters, particularly common for the northern parts. This is when the walkways get slippery. What is more, there are quite a lot of different retailers who wouldn’t take proper care of slippery surfaces, hence putting the health of people on them in danger. (more…)

How To Proceed In A Dog Bite Injuries Case?

The first thing that you need to take into account when it comes to dog bite is that they are quite common. Over 200,000 bites per year tend to happen in Canada and a good portion of those happen in Ontario. However, there are quite a few things that you might want to take into account when it comes to a dog bite case and this is mainly because of the fact that there are a lot of variables. (more…)

Know About The Basics Behind A Car Accident Case

The unfortunate truth is that the province of Ontario is absolutely no stranger to car accidents. With this being said, vehicular accidents are the most common case for personal injuries and, unfortunately, death. Of course, when you stack the numbers the statistics is rather logical, considering the fact that there are far more cars than any other vehicles in the province. (more…)

What Should I Expect When Meeting With A Personal Injury Lawyer For The First Time?

For most people, the thought of having to hire a lawyer can be intimidating and uncomfortable. The lawyer you eventually hire should be one you are comfortable with and who addresses your questions and concerns with patience and understanding. You should expect a certain amount of responsiveness, even with an initial phone call. That said, a good lawyer will usually ask to meet with you personally, if at all possible, to understand all facets of your case before giving you advice. (more…)