Ontario Law Firm Blog

When Truck Accidents Are Caused by Canadian Hours-of-Service Violations

Since the national government realizes the potential threat that fatigued truck drivers can pose to others on the road, Canada has hours-of-service rules that limit the amount of time that a commercial truck driver can spend behind the wheel before being… Read More

Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash on Highway 3 in Kingsville

A 50-year-old Kingsville resident is dead and one person is left uninjured after a crash on Friday morning. The Essex County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to the accident scene on Highway 3, west of County Road 29, in Kingsville at around… Read More

Motorcycle Crash in Chatham-Kent Leaves Motorcyclist with Serious Injuries

A 55-year-old Chatman resident was taken to a Windsor hospital Sunday night with serious injuries following a crash involving a motorcycle. The Chatham-Kent police were called to the scene on Raleigh Street near Richmond Street at about 7 p.m. The driver… Read More

Ways to Maximize Your Case Value in an E-Bike Accident Claim

After an e-bike accident, there are certain ways to maximize the value of your claim to seek recovery for your injury. This involves understanding these factors, the different aspects of electronic bicycles and knowing which steps to follow to possibly… Read More

OPP Has Charged 600 Drivers for Stunt Driving and Racing So Far This Year

Excessive speeds and other dangerous driving behavior is an alarming trend that the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has recently cracked down on. About 600 drivers have received stunt driving charges so far this year. More than 200,000 speeding charges… Read More

Two Motorists Hospitalized After Crash on Highway 3 Near Kingsville

Two people were taken to the hospital Thursday morning with non-critical injuries after an accident on Highway 3 near Kingsville. The Kingsville Fire Department, Essex-Windsor EMS and the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to the scene between… Read More

Firm Partners Dina Mejalli and Jennifer Bezaire to Present at OLTA Spring Conference

We are so proud of our partners Dina Mejalli and Jennifer Bezaire. They have been asked to help organize and present at the annual Spring convention of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association being held on May 31, 2019 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Dina… Read More

Two Rapid Assessment Centers Open at Windsor Regional Hospital to Reduce Wait Times

This week, two new Rapid Assessment Centres (RACS) have opened at Windsor Regional Hospital. These centres will be offering quicker access to specialized health care for Windsor patients suffering from hip, knee and low back pain. Patients previously… Read More

Notable Speakers at OTLA Spring Conference, Including Partner Dina Mejalli as Panel Moderator

On Friday, May 31st, there will be several notable speakers presenting at the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA) 2019 Spring Conference. Superior Court Justice Wolfram Tausendfreund and some of Ontario’s leading litigators will participate in a… Read More

Who Can Be Held Liable for My Truck Accident?

Many truck accidents have contributing factors that are unique to the trucking industry, which makes them much different than typical car accidents. Many different parties and entities can be involved in a truck accident, which can make determining liability… Read More