Ontario Auto Accidents Blog

Qualifying for Income Replacement Benefits If You Cannot Work After a Crash

If you have been involved in a crash and cannot work due to your injuries, you may be eligible for income replacement benefits. Your eligibility will depend on the extent of your injuries and the calculation of your income loss. These benefits are offered… Read More

Windsor Police Looking for Witnesses After Serious Crash on Ojibway Parkway

Windsor police are looking for anyone who may have witnessed a serious single-vehicle crash on Ojibway Parkway on March 23rd. According to the Windsor Star, the police and other emergency personnel responded to the street’s 4100 block in front of the… Read More

Obtaining Compensation from the Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Fund

Ontario law requires all drivers on the road to be covered by a valid auto insurance policy. However, if you are involved in a crash and there is no insurance policy to access, you may still be eligible for compensation to help cover your injuries or… Read More

Who is Liable in a Crash with a Food Delivery Service Driver?

Food delivery services have become quite popular over the past several years. More people are becoming delivery drivers for companies such as Uber Eats, DoorDash and SkipTheDishes to earn extra income. But what happens if a food delivery driver for one… Read More

Semi Crash Shut Down Section of Highway 3 in Essex County

One person was hospitalized after a crash between a car and semi-truck on Highway 3 in Essex County Thursday morning. According to BlackburnNews.com, Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to the accident scene just after 12 a.m. between Division… Read More

Evidence That May Help Prove a Driver Was Distracted

Distracted driving accidents can cause serious injuries and are among the leading causes of traffic fatalities. If you have been injured in a crash, the other driver may have been texting or otherwise distracted. You may be eligible to pursue compensation… Read More

Am I Able to Receive Accident Benefits If I Suffered a Minor Injury?

The short answer is yes. You may be eligible to receive general benefits in accordance with Ontario’s Minor Injury Guideline (MIG). The MIG provides a framework for the treatment of insured individuals who sustain minor injuries in a car accident. Below,… Read More

Ontario Drivers Facing Higher Auto Insurance Premiums in COVID-19 Era

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, people are driving less, resulting in fewer cars on the roadways. Not only is traffic down, but the number of reported crashes has also decreased by more than half compared to previous years. Despite this, many… Read More

Does My Auto Insurance Policy Cover Accidents Caused by Snow or Black Ice?

Accidents often occur when road conditions are poor, making it riskier to drive safely. Snow and black ice can cause the roads to be slippery. A driver can easily lose control of his or her vehicle and cause a crash. On major highways, the injuries and… Read More

Do I Have a Claim in a Single-Vehicle Accident?

A single-vehicle accident can happen when a vehicle hits an object on the road, spins out without hitting anything, runs off the road or flips over. Since only one vehicle is involved in the accident, you may be wondering if pursuing compensation will… Read More