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Personal Injury October 28, 2016

Ottawa Brain Injury Lawyer

What is a Traumatic Brain Injury? An estimated 456 Canadians per day, one person every 3 minutes, suffers a brain injury. A traumatic brain injury, or TBI, is harm to the brain that can range from mild to severe.  Brain injuries can often be misdiagnosed and may go untreated.  People suffering from brain injuries may […]

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What to Do After a Serious Trip and Fall

Have you or has someone you know experienced an injury as a result of a bad slip & fall accident? Your first steps should be to seek medical help and make sure all victims are ok. Next call police services to report the accident. Document witnesses and evidence and take notes. Finally, consult personal injury lawyers to help you receive fair and just compensation.

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How to Find a Personal Injury Lawyer

Finding a lawyer at the best of times isn’t easy. Trying to find a personal injury lawyer after you’ve been injured, only adds to the difficulty.  Check out our latest video on how to find a personal injury lawyer here: YouTube No time to watch a video? Here are a few quick tips: Specialization Look for […]

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Understanding Damages in a Personal Injury Case

“Personal Injury” is a legal term for an injury to a person’s body, mind or emotions, as opposed to one’s property or reputation. A personal injury can be something as minor as a few cuts and scrapes following a slip and fall accident, or it can extend to include catastrophic physical injuries and even death. […]

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Helpful Tips Ottawa Personal Injury September 21, 2015

Do I Have a Personal Injury Case?

You likely have a viable personal injury case if any or all of the following apply: The Injury Was Caused by Someone Else’s Negligence If someone else’s negligence is to blame for your injury, then you are likely entitled to compensation. If you slip and fall on an icy sidewalk or were injured by a […]

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Ottawa Personal Injury August 10, 2015

Surprising Facts About Personal Injury Law in Ontario

Do you think you know all there is to know about personal injury law in Ontario? You may be surprised to read some of these lesser-known facts: The Statute of Limitations is Two Years – But Not Always Under the Ontario Limitations Act, most claims must be initiated within two years of the date of […]

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How to Prevent Slip & Fall Injuries around the Pool

What starts as a fun day basking in the sun and splashing around in the cool waters of a pool can quickly turn sour due to a slip and fall injury. Whether you slip on a wet concrete surface at a home pool or trip over a hazardous object left lying around at a public […]

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What to Do if You’re Injured at an Outdoor Festival

Ottawa is one of the best cities in the world when it comes to festivals. We get to enjoy music festivals like Bluesfest, the Jazz Festival, the Chamber Music Festival, and CityFolk. We get to participate in athletic feats like the Dragon Boat Festival and the Hope Volleyball Summerfest. We can take in cultural events […]

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How to Find the Best Personal Injury Lawyer in Ottawa

Dealing with a personal injury is an extremely traumatic and stressful time in your life. Your attention is focused on your physical and psychological recovery, and you are likely under financial pressure due to medical expenses and being unable to work. You shouldn’t just hire any lawyer – you deserve the best personal injury lawyer […]

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An Introduction to Slip and Fall Liability

What kind of hazardous conditions can contribute to a slip and fall accident? Who is liable and how can you establish liability? What should you do if you experience a slip and fall accident? Find out the answer to these questions and more.

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What to Do After a Bad Slip & Fall

Have you or has someone you know experienced an injury as a result of a bad slip & fall accident? Your first steps should be to seek medical help and make sure all victims are ok. Next call police services to report the accident. Document witnesses and evidence and take notes. Finally, consult personal injury lawyers to help you receive fair and just compensation.

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Dos and Don’ts Following a Slip & Fall Accident

The actions you take in the moments following a slip & fall accident are extremely important should you seek damages for the harm suffered. Follow this list of dos and don’ts in the event of a slip & fall. Don’t lose control, blame yourself, or walk away from the scene. Do seek medical attention, report the incident, and contact a personal injury lawyer to protect your rights.

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Choosing a Personal Injury Lawyer

If you have been injured or victimized, you deserve to find an adept and experienced personal injury lawyer to fight for your right to compensation, so you can focus all your energy on physical and psychological recovery. You deserve a lawyer with personal injury specialization and experience who goes above and beyond with a personal touch to practice.

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5 Tips for a Safe Winter Season

Ottawa residents know all too well the dangers of walking on ice-covered sidewalks and driveways during our harsh Canadian winters. Read this article to help avoid a painful slip and fall accident next winter. Don’t forget to be a Good Samaritan and help your elderly neighbours stay safe too.

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The Importance of Personal Injury Specialization

Why is hiring a lawyer with personal injury specialization so crucial? Personal injury is a complex area of law with many moving parts, from suing the responsible party for negligence to recovering insurance and making a disability claim. To ensure the best possible outcome as you recover, it is vital that you hire a lawyer with specialization in this field.

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Personal Injury FAQs

Do you have any burning questions about personal injury law? Many other people have had the same questions, which is why we’ve compiled them in our list of FAQs. Find out the answers to common questions like “how can I recover damages?” and “how long will my case take?”

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An Introduction to Slip and Fall Liability

What kind of hazardous conditions can contribute to a slip and fall accident? Who is liable and how can you establish liability? What should you do if you experience a slip and fall accident? Find out the answer to these questions and more.

READ MORE