Litigation Step #2 – Serving a Statement of Claim

Litigation Step #2 – Serving a Statement of Claim

Once you have filed your Statement of Claim (within two years of the date of your accident), the next deadline that you face under the Rules of Court, is that you must ‘serve’ the Statement of Claim on all of the people/companies that you have named as Defendants in...

The Steps of Litigation Proceedings for a Car Accident

We are building this important resource for those involved in a motor vehicle accident and need to bring begin an injury claim. Understanding your rights and options will help you through the process. There are a number of ‘steps’ that an individual has to take...
Motor Vehicle Accidents Involving Wildlife

Motor Vehicle Accidents Involving Wildlife

If you are involved in a motor vehicle accident with a wild animal and you have suffered injuries ensure you report the accident to the local police service. Things to prepare for include moving your vehicle off the road and turning on your hazard lights. If the...

How long to settle my injury claim? Maximum medical improvement

I’m often asked this question. The most reasonable reply is ‘it depends’. My practice is to get involved in settlement discussions only when my clients have reached ‘maximum medical improvement’ (MMI). This will be when your treatment providers (and you) are satisfied...
Injections for Pain Relief to Neck and Back

Injections for Pain Relief to Neck and Back

After being involved in a motor vehicle accident, you may experience head and neck pain, as well as migraines and whiplash-type neck pains. It may take several days or even weeks following an accident before you begin to experience the symptoms of these injuries. The...
Concussions, Recovery and Injury Law

Concussions, Recovery and Injury Law

A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury caused by a blow or a jolt to the head. Concussions are also caused by any rapid movement of the body that causes the head, and subsequently the brain, to move rapidly back and forth. These sudden movements cause the...