Category Archives: Automobile Accidents

How to Avoid a Hit and Run Accident – Cycle Safety

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Leaving the car at home and biking wherever you need to go isn’t only a healthier option for you, but also for the environment. However, biking on public roads is very risky if you don’t follow the laws set in place to protect you. Hit and run accidents can happen in an instant, and result […]

Hit and Run Accident: What Should You Do?

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Unfortunately, hit and run accidents are quite common. If you’ve ever parked your car in a parking lot and returned to find a new scratch or dent, then you’ve likely been the victim of a hit and run accident. Simply put, a hit and run accident occurs when a vehicle strikes either another vehicle, person […]

Ontario Car Accidents – Why Winter is the Worst

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Living in Ontario has many upsides, including: gorgeous lakes and scenery, many large and small cities rich with history and cultural diversity. This makes it a great place to call home. But, like anything, there are some challenges that go along with all the benefits of living here. One common challenge for everyone is winter. […]

Collision Reporting Centre: Call an Accident Lawyer First

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The number of vehicle accidents, specifically collisions, have been steadily climbing with Canada’s expanding population. While there are a variety of factors that lead to road accidents, most often they involve driver negligence. This article reviews some of the common causes of vehicle collisions, the correct course of action to take if you’ve been involved […]

Work Vehicle Accident: Who is Responsible and Who Pays?

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In a work vehicle accident, the driver who is at fault or their insurance company is liable to pay for the damages. However, when the accident involves a work vehicle, then the issue of liability gets a little complicated.   Three things need to be determined when deciding who should pay for the damages: Who […]

Hit and Run Accident: What to do if it Happens to You

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Road safety has become a big problem in Ottawa. Last year only, 14,394 reportable collisions occurred, an increasing number of which were a hit and run accident. Often enough, the people involved in a hit and run do not know how to react due to the trauma. However, knowing how to react, what to do, […]

What Higher Car Insurance Rates Means For Ontarians

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As you know, drivers in the province of Ontario must have car insurance. Despite increases in premiums over the years, the benefits that insurance companies pay out are decreasing. Since 2010, insurance companies restrict most people to only $3,500 in rehabilitation coverage. Did you also know that Ontario is the only province in Canada with a $38,000 […]

5 Tips For Avoiding Distracted Driving

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Recent statistics have shown that distracted driving is on the rise and it is a definite concern on the road. While you cannot control other drivers, you can limit how distracted you are behind the wheel, which will also limit the chances of getting into a car accident.   Cell Phones are for Emergencies While […]