Ontario Auto Accidents Blog

OPP Launches Safety Enforcement Initiative Over Thanksgiving Weekend

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) across the province are urging drivers to please use extra caution when traveling over the long Thanksgiving weekend. The OPP alongside other policing partners is conducting a four-day safety operation called Operation… Read More

Understanding Your Rights as a Passenger in a Car Accident

After being injured in an car accident, victims are often confused about many factors that could impact a claim. You may be unsure if the insurance company will cover your damages or how to proceed through the legal process. This confusion is even greater… Read More

Crash on Highway 3 Causes Range of Injuries, Some Life-Threatening

At about 6:30 p.m. yesterday, there was a serious two-car accident at the Highway 3/Walker Road intersection. Two drivers and a passenger had to be transported to Windsor Regional Hospital – some of the injuries were life-threatening. Essex County OPP… Read More

Things an Insurance Claim Adjuster May Ask for After a Car Crash

After filing a claim with the at-fault driver’s insurance company, the insurance adjuster assigned to the case will likely ask for many things. However, just because they ask, does not necessarily mean that you are required to provide this information. Below,… Read More

Why You Should See a Doctor and Follow Medical Treatments After a Car Accident

If you have been injured in a car accident, it is important that you seek medical attention as soon as possible. Certain types of injuries may not become immediately apparent but can worsen over time if you delay or fail to obtain treatment at all.   Below… Read More

Ontario Government Announces Plan to Widen a Stretch of Highway 3

On Monday, June 12th, Minister of Transportation Caroline Mulroney announced that the Ontario government plans to finally widen a dangerous stretch of Highway 3. The stretch of highway extends from the Town of Essex to just west of Leamington. Construction… Read More

Crash in Kingsville Leaves Motorist With Life-Threatening Injuries

A motorist was taken to the hospital last Thursday afternoon with life-threatening injuries following a crash involving a pickup truck and an SUV. The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and other first responders were called to the scene at the intersection… Read More

Statements at the Crash Scene That Hurt Injury Cases

The period of time immediately following a car accident while you are at the scene is typically quite hectic. You may be emotional, have your nerves rattled or be in a state of shock. While it may be tempting to chat with other involved parties at the… Read More

Major Intersection in Windsor Reopens After Crash Involving an Ambulance and SUV

One person was taken to the hospital Friday morning with serious injuries following a crash between an Essex-Windsor EMS ambulance and a dark-colored SUV. The Windsor Police, Essex-Windsor EMS paramedics and firefighters responded to the scene on Lauzon… Read More

Motorist Remains in Critical Condition Following Hit-and-Run Crash on Highway 3 in Essex

A female driver is still in critical condition after a hit-and-run crash with a minivan last month on Highway 3 in Essex. The 20-year-old was originally placed in the intensive care unit and put on life support before being transferred to the neurology… Read More