How To Protect Your Rights Against Distracted Drivers

Distracted Driving and Your Legal Rights

Today we find more and more accidents being caused by what is called “the distracted driver”. Because of new handheld technology, we find that drivers are becoming far more distracted with less attention on the road in front of them. Distracted driving is not only a problem here in Ontario and the GTA but is becoming a problem in most parts of the world. A driver using a phone while operating a motor vehicle is four times as likely to cause a crash than one who is focusing on the road. In fact in Ontario alone, data from 2013 shows that a person is injured in a distracted driving accident every half hour. One person is killed on Ontario’s roads every 17 hours. Read More

How To Interview A Personal Injury Lawyer

After an accident, it can be a stressful time. Facing a personal injury claim can be emotional and overwhelming, yet you want to be assured that you are getting the best representation possible. Whether you accept a settlement or take your case to court, you want to make sure your Milton injury lawyer is experienced and prepared for anything that may arise. Read More

Do I Have A Wrongful Death Claim?

If you have lost a family member due to an accident, you may be entitled to a wrongful death claim. Dealing with the loss of a family member is one of the most emotional and painful things you can go through as a loved one. But often, the family is saddled with incredible financial hardships after a death, especially when the victim provided the main economic support of the family. In times such as these, family members have the right to seek financial compensation for their devastating loss. Under the Ontario Family Law Act, surviving family members have a right to file wrongful death claims. If you have recently lost a loved one due to the negligence of another, a Lindsay personal injury lawyer can advise you whether you may have a wrongful death case. Read More