Auto Accident News Blog

Two People Hospitalized After Crash on County Road 20

Two people were taken to the local hospital this morning after a serious crash on the border of Essex and Kingsville. At around 7 a.m., Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of County Road 20. One of the occupants of the vehicles suffered life-threatening injuries while the other occupant... Read More

Claims for Car Accidents Caused by Running a Stop Sign

Stops signs are used to help determine who has the right of way at an intersection and to make sure that traffic flows smoothly and efficiently. When a driver fails to stop at a stop sign, it can lead to an accident resulting in serious injuries and damages to other motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists. If... Read More

Three Injured in This Morning’s Crash on Highway 401, One in Critical Condition

There was a crash this morning in the eastbound lanes of Highway 401 at Chatham that caused three people to be hospitalized, including one with critical injuries. First responders, including paramedics, fire crews and police were called around 9:30 a.m. about a crash that happened near the exit to Dillon Road. All three were transported... Read More

Someone Hit My Parked Car – Do I Have a Claim?

If you were injured or sustained property damage while your car was parked, you may be unsure of your next steps. You may be wondering: Do I Have a Claim? Will I Be Covered? Am I Owed Compensation? It is important to act quickly to protect your right to compensation. This includes calling the police... Read More

What Are My Legal Options in a Changing Lanes Car Accident?

Changing lanes on a busy road can be especially dangerous. Drivers may speed up or fail to use their vehicle’s turn signals to indicate their intent to switch lanes of traffic. Sudden and unexpected lane changes have the potential to cause an accident, resulting in serious injuries and property damage. Determining fault for these kinds... Read More

Who Is Liable for a Crash Caused From Objects Falling Off Vehicles?

Drivers often face many different kinds of hazards on the road. One of these hazards may include objects falling from vehicles. When objects fall off the back of a vehicle and cause an accident, it can result in serious injuries, death and property damage. If an object was not properly secured to a vehicle, who... Read More

How Can Dash Cam Footage Help Prove Negligence in a Lawsuit?

Determining liability for a crash may not always be so straightforward as people think. Some cases may require a more detailed investigation and additional evidence to prove who caused the crash. For instance, dash cam footage may provide proof that a driver was at-fault and acted negligently. If you have been involved in a crash,... Read More

Can I Get Accident Benefits If I Was Not Working at Time of Accident?

Being involved in a car accident can be overwhelming. If you were not receiving regular employment wages at the time of the accident and became injured, this can create additional stress. You may be worried about how you will be able to pay for your medical treatment and other accident-related expenses. Fortunately, you may be... Read More

One Killed, Two Injured Following Collision in Amherstburg

One person was killed and two others injured after a collision in Amherstburg Monday morning. According to CTV News Windsor, police responded to the accident scene on Howard Avenue between Texas Road and Country Road 10 at about 6:30 a.m. Two vehicles were traveling in opposite directions when one of the vehicles lost control and... Read More

Two Injured in Wrong-Way Crash on Hwy. 401 in Tecumseh

Two people were sent to the hospital after a wrong-way crash on Highway 401 Monday afternoon. Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) in Tecumseh responded to a collision between two pickup trucks at about 3:30 p.m. in the westbound lanes near Dougall Parkway. Police say that one of the trucks was travelling east in the westbound lanes.... Read More