Personal Injury Blog

Winter Holiday Safety Tips

The winter weather ushers in the busy, festive holiday season, which means there are lots of activities and celebrations to attend. With so much commotion and wintery fun, it’s important to be aware of the potential hazards that are most common during this time of year. Accidents can happen when you least anticipate them, especially […]
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How to Prevent Slip and Fall Accidents at Work

Employees have the right to work in a safe environment, and employers are legally obliged to provide it. But sadly, slip and fall accidents are among the leading causes of injury and death in the workplace. Preventing such hazards should be a priority in every business, no matter the industry. To maintain a safe space, […]
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What Medical Conditions Qualify for Disability Benefits in Ontario?

Whether you purchased long-term disability insurance from an insurer or if it’s included as part of a compensation package from your employer, it’s important to understand what medical conditions qualify for disability benefits in Ontario. Qualifying for ODSP can be complex since there are many conditions that could potentially qualify, but there are also some […]
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How a Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help After a Traumatic Brain Injury

  Brain injuries can be life-altering, and the challenges that you or a loved one could face as a result can be catastrophic and expensive. If you or a family member has been involved in an accident that led to a traumatic brain injury, a personal lawyer can advocate on your behalf to protect your […]
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What to Do After a Motorcycle Accident

Motorcyclists are at much greater risk of being in an accident, which is why it’s important to know what to do if you’ve been involved in one or ever are. Even if you take all the precautions, situations can still arise that are unavoidable. Learn the steps to take so you can know exactly what […]
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When to Seek Legal Action After a Sports Injury

Here in Canada, we don’t shy away from physical contact in sports. Whether it’s hockey, lacrosse, football or soccer, we can’t get enough of it which is why thousands of sports players end up sustaining injuries. This is often due to deliberate foul play, inadequate facilities or negligence – things that could have been avoided. […]
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How to Prevent Serious Child Injuries

Kids are curious by nature. As they grow, they love to explore, run around and learn about the environment around them. It’s a key part of their development, but it can also lead to some serious injuries. Though it’s impossible to avoid the bruises, falls and scrapes that are a typical part of growing up, […]
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4 Ways Social Media Can Impact Your Personal Injury Claims

Social media is an intricate part of our daily livelihood. People share everything, from their accomplishments to their failures to their family milestones, the latest dinner recipes and more. Although it may seem harmless, these digital footprints that we create become permanent, meaning they can’t be erased once they’re published. With so much personal info […]
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3 Most Common Injuries in Car Accidents

If you’ve been in a car accident, you may have sustained mild to moderate injuries and consider yourself lucky that things didn’t turn out worse. But before you put the crash in the past, where it can and should belong in due course, take a moment to reflect on how your body is feeling. Confusion, […]
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5 Steps to Follow After a Rideshare Accident

Ridesharing services are becoming more popular each and every day. And why not? They’re more convenient, more affordable and faster than other transportation options. But have you ever wondered what would happen if you were injured in an accident while riding in an Uber or Lyft? Find out what steps to follow after a rideshare […]
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