Personal Injury

Highlights

  • Good Samaritan laws provide legal protection for volunteer rescuers in emergency situations. They’re meant as a way to encourage others — including those who aren’t health-care professionals — to act ...read more »
  • If you need a lawyer, you should be aware of what a good one can do for you. They will carefully review your legal issue and consider all the options that are available to you. Once you have decided ...read more »
  • The short answer is: absolutely. If you’ve been assaulted, you can press criminal charges and sue your antagonist for any injuries you’ve suffered.read more »

Most Recent

  • People often don’t have a clear idea what abuse or assault involves. Generally abuse and assault is a way to control a person with threats, emotional manipulation or violence.read more »
  • Employers are required by the occupational health and safety act of their province or territory to maintain a safe working environment for employees and to take every precaution reasonable to ...read more »
  • “Winter is coming.” So goes the famous quote from Game of Thrones. With that lovely season, there is an increased likelihood of accidents, including slip and fall injuries.read more »
  • The word liability means being responsible for something. In law, it means legal liability, also referred to as “personal liability.” This is defined as liability arising from personal actions.read more »
  • When it comes to car-bicycle collisions, most people probably aren’t thinking about the damage a car will sustain. Generally, a 10-speed with a bell doesn’t pose a big threat to two tons of steel, ...read more »
  • “Inevitable accident” is a defence used in motor vehicle accident lawsuits whereby nobody is deemed liable due to factors beyond the driver’s control.read more »
  • Dog owners, be warned: you could feel a legal bite for your best friend’s aggressive action.read more »
  • Small claims court is a sort of “do-it-yourself” system for small-scale lawsuits. It’s more informal and cost-effective than other courts. It employs simpler rules you can easily represent yourself ...read more »
  • If you’ve been hurt in an accident and plan to file a lawsuit, it’s crucial to determine who is liable and what you’re entitled to. Here’s what you need to know.read more »
  • Traffic accidents always come down to a blame game and the person making the left turn is usually in the wrong.read more »