Ontario Law Firm Blog

Joanna Sweet Promoted to Senior Associate at Greg Monforton & Partners

Greg Monforton & Partners is pleased to announce that associate lawyer Joanna Sweet has been promoted to the position of Senior Associate. This means she will now lead her own team of lawyers and support staff. Joanna started her career with the firm… Read More

Three Separate Collisions on Highway 401 Leave One Dead and Two Injured

On Monday, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) in Chatham-Kent responded to three separate motor vehicle accidents in the eastbound lanes of Highway 401. One person was pronounced dead on the scene and two other people were hospitalized.  The accidents… Read More

Ontario Provincial Police Data Shows Distracted Driving Deaths are at 10-Year Low

Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) recently released statistics on fatal accidents in 2018, and they show deaths from car accidents are down in three of the four most common types of fatal collisions. There were 296 fatal car accidents in 2018 compared… Read More

Police Arrest Driver Who Fled Scene of a Thursday Night Accident

On Thursday just after 8 p.m., Windsor Police responded to the scene of an accident at the intersection of Reginald Street and George Avenue. The accident involved a Chrysler sedan and a Cadillac. On the way to the scene, the officers were notified that… Read More

Local Community Donates Time and Money to Remodel Home for Injury Victim with Partial Paralysis

Madison Arseneault's life has never been the same since her skull was impaled by a sawed-off golf club in a 2016 accident during a physical education class at Ford Test Track when she was just fifteen years old. The accident left her partially paralyzed,… Read More

Firm Hosts Behind the Scenes Tour of a Personal Injury Case with 40 Local Health Professionals

On Wednesday night, Greg Monforton & Partners hosted an evening with 40 local health professionals at Nico Ristorante, at the corner of Erie Street and Elsemere in Little Italy. We presented a behind the scenes tour of a personal injury case, explaining… Read More

Lynn Martin Show Interviewed Partner Jennifer Bezaire on Concerns About "Liability Chill"

On Tuesday morning at 9 a.m., partner Jennifer E. Bezaire was a guest on the Lynn Martin show on a.m. 800. Bezaire was on to discuss why municipalities are concerned about joint and several liability and to explain this legal concept and the obligations… Read More

Survey on Auto Insurance Affordability and Accessibility in Ontario

The Ontario government is considering making massive changes to the auto insurance system to make this type of insurance more accessible and affordable. That is why the government is conducting a public survey to find out what people think about auto… Read More

Strategies for Safe Driving When You Are Near Large Trucks

There are a lot of tractor-trailers and semi-trucks out on the road. Whenever you get behind the wheel, you are likely to be sharing the road with one or more of these vehicles or at least see one off in the distance. You have to be cautious when you… Read More

Thursday Afternoon Crash Leaves Bicyclist with Life-Threatening Injuries

Around 3:30 p.m. yesterday a bicyclist was hit by a car on Tecumseh Rd. E at Parent Ave. in front of the Caboto Club, according to Windsor Police. Officers arrived to find a black Volkswagen Jetta on its side. The bicyclist was lying on the road. The… Read More