How Severe Is Whiplash Injury After A Car Accident?

To a lot of people whiplash might sound such as a made-up thing which has nothing to do with reality. However, the truth is that this is something which could be particularly devastating and something that one needs to take into serious consideration. When you suffer a car accident, whiplash is something which could make matters a lot worse – it could potentially cause brain injury and chronic neck pain. And, needless to say, these are not things that you should be joking with. (more…)

Dealing With Under-Insured, Unidentified And Uninsured Motorists: Who Is Going To Pay Up?

The first thing that you need to know about driving in Ontario is that insurance is absolutely imperative and there is no other way around it. It’s a mandatory requisite and you are subjected to significant penalties, if you fail to take it into account. With this in mind, it allows those who are injured in a car or other type of motor vehicle accident to have the peace of mind that they can claim compensation against the party who was found at fault. (more…)

Why Ontario Auto Insurance Optional Benefits After An Accident Have Reduced Considerably?

If you missed the news – since the 1st of June, 2016, your auto insurance benefits had been reduced. However, if you’ve not been aware about it, don’t worry – you are far from being the only one. Actually, an IBAO survey showed that only about 42% of the consumers read about the news and less than 25% managed to relate. The drivers of Ontario, however, have to be well aware of what’s going on and that these reductions are quite impactful, especially as they keep happening. What are the changes that you need to know about? (more…)

Is It Easy To Negotiate Settlement For Medical Negligence Claim?

When a person has had to gone through a serious injury, logically, the first thing that he would do is to visit a medical establishment and get the help he needs. This is the natural course of the events and one which needs to be accounted for. However, what happens when instead of getting the treatment which is supposedly going to make you feel better, you receive something completely different. The doctor fails to care enough to provide you with the necessary treatment and instead, you are left with an injury which hurts more than it did when you stepped in. (more…)