Ontario Auto Accidents Blog

Can Punitive Damages Be Pursued in an Ontario Accident Case?

Most car accident cases are based on the legal theory of negligence. One party failed to exercise the degree of care that a reasonable person would have done and this failure caused harm to another. However, there are other times when an at-fault party’s… Read More

Will My Auto Insurance Cover Damage From a Tire Blowout?

Tire blowouts can be a frightening experience and happen for numerous reasons. You may have hit an object, pothole or another hazard on the road that caused your tire to get damaged and rupture. A tire blowout can also lead to a crash, resulting in serious… Read More

How Can Accident Reconstruction Prove Negligence in Lawsuits?

If you were seriously injured in a crash, you may be able to file a lawsuit to seek full compensation for your damages. Establishing what really happened during the accident is of utmost importance. When the involved parties do not have all the information… Read More

Can I Receive Housekeeping and Home Maintenance Benefits After an Ontario Accident?

If you sustained severe injuries in an Ontario accident, you may be able to receive housekeeping and home maintenance benefits, which can assist you in finding someone to help take care of your home. However, such expenses are only available under certain… Read More

What Happens If I Am Hurt in a Crash Caused by an Excluded Driver?

Sometimes an insurance company or policyholder may request to exclude a driver from an auto insurance policy. This is often done by insurance companies to prevent risky drivers from operating insured vehicles or by policyholders in order to save themselves… Read More

Can Returning to Work Too Soon After a Crash Hurt My Claim?

After a crash, you may be concerned about missing work to recover from your injuries. You may be worried about whether you will be able to return to work in the same capacity as before. Many crash victims return to work too soon because they feel that… Read More

Woman Fatally Struck by Vehicle on Heritage Road in Kingsville

Police are investigating a fatal vehicle vs. pedestrian collision that happened in Kingsville Monday afternoon. According to BlackBurnNews.com, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Kingsville Fire Department and Essex-Windsor EMS were all called to the… Read More

What Can I Do If My Insurer Has Denied Me Accident Benefits?

Being denied accident benefits can be a frustrating and stressful experience. These benefits help compensate injured accident victims for damages such as medical bills and lost income, regardless of fault. However, Ontario’s no-fault car insurance system… Read More

Are You Allowed to Make Changes to Your Auto Coverage at Any Time?

Sometimes an auto insurance policy does not provide as much coverage as you would like or there is certain coverage that you do not need. Fortunately, you can purchase an endorsement that increases or reduces your coverage amount while still ensuring… Read More

What Happens If I Am in an Accident Outside of the Province?

Every year, many Ontario drivers are involved in accidents while traveling outside of the province. These claims can often be complex depending on where the accident occurred. Did it happen in another province, such as Quebec, or in the U.S.? The insurance… Read More