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This legal blog provides relevant and current information on accident benefits and personal injury, and disability law matters. This blog will be of great assistance to victims of accidents, including car accidents, and to health care providers.
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New Distracted Driving Law January 1 - Part of Cannabis Legislation
Posted Mon, Dec 17, 2018
The penalties for distracted driving, and for impaired driving are increasing January 1st. Please don't drive impaired or drive distracted.
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Caught Driving Impaired? It'll cost you $23,000 says report
Posted Mon, Dec 10, 2018
Impaired driving is an expensive charge. It will cost you financially, emotionally, personally and can impact your career and travel plans.
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Drinking and driving on the rise at the holiday RIDE stops
Posted Mon, Dec 03, 2018
Police are dismayed that they are catching more people at the RIDE stops this season
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Driving the Wrong Way - OPP Issues Warnings
Posted Mon, Nov 26, 2018
There seems to have been a rash of 'wrong way' drivers on the highways this autumn.
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Clear the Snow and Ice Off Your Vehicle
Posted Mon, Nov 19, 2018
Police are advising people to clear the snow and ice off their cars BEFORE driving
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Winter is Coming - 10 Tips for Winter Driving
Posted Mon, Nov 12, 2018
Winter is on its way and with it we have to re-learn our winter driving skills.
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Life After Brain Injury for Certain Populations is Very Hard
Posted Mon, Nov 05, 2018
Many people liken life after brain injury to living with a stranger in their own body.
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Dyslexia May be Linked to Concussion Susceptibility
Posted Tue, Oct 30, 2018
The presence of a dyslexia gene may predict a person's susceptibility to concussion.
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Factors identified linking deaths after brain injury
Posted Mon, Oct 22, 2018
People with brain injury have a higher death rate post injury than the general public. researchers are beginning to understand why.
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Taking Selfies Can Be Fatal
Posted Sun, Oct 14, 2018
Taking selfies can lead to death
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Real consequences of distracted driving
Posted Mon, Oct 08, 2018
Distracted driving includes eating and drinking and arguing
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New Electrical Implant Therapy Gives Hope to Patients With Paralysis
Posted Mon, Oct 01, 2018
A promising new therapy using electrical implants to stimulate muscles.
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Electric Scooters - Zipping Along Can End Badly
Posted Mon, Sep 24, 2018
E-scooters are the new rage - is the fun worth the danger?
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The Brain is a Magnificent Thing - 5 Ways it Heals Itself
Posted Mon, Sep 17, 2018
We are learning more about how the human brain works each day and still we know so little.
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The Road to Recovery from Brain Injury Is Long
Posted Fri, Sep 14, 2018
Brain injury is an invisible injury. The road to recovery is long.
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Road Rage Leads to Car Surfing on Hwy 400
Posted Tue, Sep 04, 2018
I'd like to file this under too stupid to be true, but instead it's too crazy to make up.
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Excessive Speeds
Posted Mon, Aug 27, 2018
Most people drive within a few kilometres and hour of the speed limit. This young man was driving like he is on a race course.
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Farming is Dangerous Business
Posted Mon, Aug 20, 2018
As more Canadians move into cities we become removed from the daily dangers of rural farming lives.
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Distracted Driving Remains a Serious Problem in Our Region
Posted Mon, Aug 13, 2018
Police report that they are charging large numbers of people with distracted driving in regular blitzes.
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Females At Greater Risk of Injury When Heading in Soccer
Posted Wed, Aug 01, 2018
Researchers have suspected for quite some time that female and male brains react differently to head impacts.
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TBI Biomarker may predict patient outcome
Posted Mon, Jul 23, 2018
New research at UC - Los Angeles shows lipid levels are significantly increased in the brain following TBI
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Stroke Victims and Spinal Cord Patients Find Exoskeleton Helps
Posted Mon, Jul 16, 2018
Exoskeletons have gone from science fiction to reality.
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Acquired Brain Injury Research
Posted Mon, Jul 09, 2018
There is no national strategy for ABI care. With 1.5 million Canadian living with effects of ABI the need exists.
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Brain injury is a mask according to a local artist
Posted Mon, Jun 25, 2018
Acquired brain injury (ABI) can be a hidden injury leaving those who suffer from them feeling confused alone and stigmatized.
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Spinal Cord Injury May be Hidden or Obvious
Posted Tue, Jun 19, 2018
Spinal cord injuries can cause lifelong changes to the way a person lives and is perceived.
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They're testing the ION
Posted Mon, Jun 11, 2018
Understanding the new signs is key to getting around the ION safely.
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Street Racing
Posted Mon, Jun 04, 2018
Ontario Police are targeting street racers and stunt drivers on our highways.
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Four Female Athletes in Canada Donate Brains to Science
Posted Sun, May 20, 2018
Concussion in female athletes is poorly understood.
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Spelling is Important
Posted Sun, Apr 15, 2018
Data accuracy is everything in legal situations. Always make sure your name and personal information is correct on every legal document you sign, or are given.
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Resources For People Looking to Keep up Recent Issues in Ontario Trial Law
Posted Sun, Apr 08, 2018
It can be hard to find reputable information online. Here are some good resources.
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Testing Autonomous Vehicles Above the Arctic Circle
Posted Mon, Apr 02, 2018
Autonomous Vehicle (AV) testing north of 60' will help the technology function better in Canada.
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Uber Stops Testing of Self Driving Cars in Toronto Following Pedestrian Death In Arizona
Posted Sat, Mar 24, 2018
Ontario is leading in the AV testing globally but we must proceed with caution.
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AVs - Autonomous Vehicles - They Make us Curious and Scare Us
Posted Fri, Mar 23, 2018
Autonomous vehicles are increasingly in the news. We look at them with some hope and some fear. It's like the transition from horse and buggy to gas powered cars a century ago.
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Team Canada an Inspiration at PyeongChang 2018 Paralympics
Posted Sun, Mar 11, 2018
Paralympians are world class athletes who compete at the highest levels. Team Canada is showing the world how to win.
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Snow Tires Keep You Safer In Snow And Ice - When Should We Take Them Off?
Posted Sun, Feb 25, 2018
Most people mount their snow tires predictably as the first snows begin to fly at the end of November and the beginning of December. When to take them off can be a trickier question.
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Brain Damage from Concussion is Permanent and Irreversible
Posted Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Many athletes suffer numerous concussions and continue to play sports with little regard to their future health.
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Hayley Wickenheiser Donates Brain to Concussion Research
Posted Mon, Feb 12, 2018
In what has become a trend in professional and amateur athletics Hayley Wickenheiser will donate her brain to science upon her death.
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Tough New Distracted Driving Laws Are On Their Way
Posted Mon, Mar 05, 2018
The days of very serious fines for distracted driving are coming.
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Snowmobile Deaths On Trend For A Record Year
Posted Mon, Jan 29, 2018
Snowmobiling when done responsibly can be a fun pastime.
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Even Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) causes long term brain damage
Posted Mon, Jan 15, 2018
Mild traumatic brain injury (concussion) can cause long term brain damage in the brains of mice.
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Are women more susceptible to concussion?
Posted Sun, Jan 07, 2018
New evidence suggests that women may be more vulnerable to suffer concussion than men.
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New Car Insurance Plan Raises Questions
Posted Thu, Dec 21, 2017
The Ontario Government's 'Fair Auto Insurance plan' may result in car accident victims suffering.
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Snow Tires and Winter Safety
Posted Mon, Nov 27, 2017
Snow tires are much safer in the winter than all season tires.
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Falling Back and Springing Forward Both See Accident Rates Rise
Posted Mon, Nov 06, 2017
Each time the clocks fall back or forward to change from Standard Time or Daylight Saving Time we see surge in car and pedestrian accidents.
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Feds Pushing Provinces to Stiffen Distracted Driving Laws
Posted Mon, Feb 27, 2017
The Federal Government wants consistent laws and penalties for distracted driving in Canada.
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Government Proposing Tax on Employer Health Benefits
Posted Sun, Feb 12, 2017
The Federal Government is Considering Taxing Healthcare Benefits
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NFL Settles $30 Million CTE Lawsuit
Posted Mon, Feb 06, 2017
Brain injury, CTE and Concussion are linked
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New Rules for the Region's Roads - The LRT is Almost Here
Posted Sun, Jan 29, 2017
The arrival of the LRT in Waterloo Region is changing some of the rules of the road.
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Drug Impaired Driving
Posted Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Impaired driving is illegal. Drug or alcohol, it doesn't matter.
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Auto insurance deductibles unfair to seniors, homemakers, children and the disabled.
Posted Sat, Jan 21, 2017
The deductibles for general damages awarded in a motor vehicle accident are $30,000.00.
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Should We Name and Shame Impaired Drivers?
Posted Tue, Jan 17, 2017
Shaming criminals is a practice that dates back thousands of years. Should we be doing it now?
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Brain Injury and Psychiatric Illness
Posted Sun, Jan 08, 2017
The linkage between concussion and long term impairment is extremely strong in pediatric patients.
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Women and Concussion
Posted Tue, Jan 03, 2017
Research shows that there may be some difference in the way men and women sustain concussion.
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Do you have TBI? You are more likely to end up in prison.
Posted Tue, Dec 27, 2016
Having suffered a traumatic brain injury puts you at much higher risk of incarceration in Canada.
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Traumatic Brain Injury - The Top 5 Things Victims Wish You Knew
Posted Mon, Dec 19, 2016
TBI and concussion are often referred to as hidden injuries since there often is no outward sign of them. Here are 5 things they wish you knew.
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Chronic Pain
Posted Sun, Dec 11, 2016
Chronic pain can come from a variety of sources. It can be related to a disability or an illness.
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Most Winter Boots Aren't Good on Ice
Posted Sun, Dec 04, 2016
Slip and fall injuries increase dramatically in the winter. Walking in the icy and snowy conditions of Ontario winters can be treacherous.
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Make certain you read your insurance policy renewal
Posted Sun, Nov 20, 2016
Legislation changed in the summer and car insurance coverages have been reduced.
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7 Most Common New Driver Mistakes
Posted Mon, Nov 14, 2016
New drivers are at a much higher risk of accident. It's why insurance rates are higher, and why we have a graduated licence system.
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Saskatchewan Battling Drinking and Driving Problem
Posted Mon, Nov 07, 2016
Police, government and insurers are all battling impaired driving in Saskatchewan
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Even One Concussion Can Change Your Life Forever
Posted Mon, Oct 31, 2016
A teen or child with even one concussion may have lasting impacts throughout their life.
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Auto Insurance Changed June 1, 2016 - Are you prepared?
Posted Mon, Oct 24, 2016
Auto insurance coverage changed significantly on June 1, 2016 and the changes roll out with your new policy.
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Your Car's Onboard Computers are Helping Accident Reconstruction
Posted Mon, Oct 17, 2016
The advent of autonomous cars has opened the door to the use of new data sources by insurance companies and regulators.
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10 Questions to Ask if You are Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer
Posted Mon, Oct 10, 2016
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Driving high now carries same consequences as driving drunk
Posted Sun, Oct 02, 2016
Driving high and driving stoned are now almost equally common. Both are illegal.
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Stem Cell Study Sees Paralyzed Patients Regain Some Movement
Posted Tue, Sep 27, 2016
Stem cell injections into patients with cervical spinal cord injury is showing promise.
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Paralympics Continue to Raise Profile of Disabled Atheletes
Posted Thu, Sep 22, 2016
The Rio 2016 Games were the second most successful Paralympics to date.
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10,000 Drivers Hit Animals Every Year in Ontario
Posted Wed, Sep 14, 2016
Animal strikes are a common hazard particularly in rural area.
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School Buses
Posted Mon, Sep 05, 2016
It's Back To School Time - School Buses Are Back On The Roads
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Bike Helmets - Save lives and Reduce Risk of TBI
Posted Mon, Aug 29, 2016
Yet another study shows the benefits of wearing a bike helmet.
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Driver suspected of impaired but playing Pokémon Go instead
Posted Sun, Aug 21, 2016
After another case of police finding someone playing Pokémon Go while driving some are calling for the definition of impaired driving to be expanded.
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Mobile Phone Privacy
Posted Mon, Aug 15, 2016
If you are arrested the police in Canada can compel you to give your password to your device. The case is not clear at the Canadian border.
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Streetcar Tracks and bike crashes
Posted Mon, Aug 01, 2016
Bicycle tires getting caught in streetcar tracks is a leading cause of bike crashes in Toronto.
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Concussion Symptoms Linger in Children and Young Adults
Posted Mon, Jul 25, 2016
As we learn more and continue to study young athletes we are understanding the serious long term effects of concussion.
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Pokémon Go
Posted Sun, Jul 17, 2016
Police warn of the dangers of playing Pokémon Go
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Insurance for Uber Drivers Is Now Automatic in Ontario
Posted Sun, Jul 10, 2016
Following Alberta's lead, Ontario has now made insurance automatic for Uber drivers from opening of the app to passenger drop off.
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You Can Help Stop Distracted Driving
Posted Wed, Jun 29, 2016
Different Media Campaigns Aim to Focus Our Eyes on The Road.
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Proud to Take Part in Helmet Donation
Posted Sun, Jun 26, 2016
Being an active community volunteer and supporter has always been important to me. I am especially pleased to take part in the OTLA / BIAWW Helmet Donation Program.
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Car Accident Benefits
Posted Mon, Jun 20, 2016
If you've been hurt in a car crash you are entitled to make claims for benefits.
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Disabled People Still Face Employment Discrimination
Posted Mon, Jun 13, 2016
Study shows that employers are still discriminating against disabled individuals.
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RCMP Begins 'Scoping Out' Distracted Drivers
Posted Sun, Jun 05, 2016
In BC The RCMP is trying another new way to catch distracted drivers.
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Is 'Accident' the right word to use in a car crash?
Posted Sun, May 29, 2016
My SEO people will tell you that 'accident' is the right word to use but I am starting to think there is no such thing as a car accident.
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Texting and Driving - Huge Problem
Posted Mon, May 23, 2016
Texting and Driving - we know it's dangerous and illegal and yet it seems that you don't have to look hard at any stop sign or intersection to see people doing it.
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Level railway crossings are dangerous
Posted Sun, May 15, 2016
A recent report published by CBC warns of many dangerous rail crossings in the Region.
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Spinal Cord Injury Victims Find Hope in Mind Reading System
Posted Mon, May 09, 2016
A new computer system that 'reads' your nerve impulses is providing hope and movement to paralyzed limbs.
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LED Floors for TBI Treatment
Posted Fri, Apr 29, 2016
New treatments for TBI are turning therapy into gaming.
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Studying TBI in Teen Athletes
Posted Mon, Apr 25, 2016
Researchers partner with schools to study the effect of TBI on injured high school athletes
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Driving wrong way on highway - drunk or confused?
Posted Sun, Apr 17, 2016
In what has become disturbingly uncommon, we had a case of someone driving on the 401 the wrong way.
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Ontario Road Safety Numbers
Posted Sun, Apr 10, 2016
The Ontario Government has released the compiled 2013 road safety statistics.
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Hire A Personal Injury Lawyer for Personal Injury Cases
Posted Mon, Apr 04, 2016
Hiring the right lawyer for the right job is key to success.
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5 Tips to safer E-cigarette use
Posted Sun, Mar 27, 2016
E-cigarettes have become increasingly popular since their introduction to the market in 2007 but they aren't without their dangers
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Drinking and Driving - Are We Winning the Fight?
Posted Sun, Mar 20, 2016
We've been engaged in a high profile war on drinking and driving for almost 30 years. How are we doing?
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It's spring and motorcycles are back on the road
Posted Sun, Mar 13, 2016
Motorcycles are back on the roads and already we've had an accident in the Region.
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Selfie Restrictions to Save Lives
Posted Sun, Mar 06, 2016
Taking pictures can be dangerous business. Throughout time photographers have died while absorbed in what's in the lens, not what's around them.
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Car Insurance Companies Record Profits, Reduced Payouts
Posted Sun, Mar 06, 2016
Car insurance rates have fallen by 7% and insurance companies have slashed benefit amounts to victims.
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Man Survives Crash then is Killed on Road by Traffic
Posted Mon, Feb 22, 2016
Car accident scenes on major highways are extremely dangerous.
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4 Things You Should Do If You Are In A Hit and Run Car Accident
Posted Mon, Feb 22, 2016
Car accidents are a fact of life. Here are four things to do to protect yourself and your rights if the person who hits you leaves the scene.
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Texting while Colliding with Police Car
Posted Sun, Feb 14, 2016
Texting while you hit a police car and immediately afterward is bound to end poorly.
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Posting Intimate Videos? Beware.
Posted Sun, Feb 07, 2016
Ontario Man Posts Intimate Video of Ex-Girlfriend ordered to pay damages.
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Hospital Parking Fees Finally Frozen
Posted Sun, Jan 24, 2016
Ontario Hospitals are finally ordered to freeze their rates and to offer multi day/long term discounts.
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Will driverless cars mean fewer car owners?
Posted Sun, Jan 17, 2016
The advent of driverless cars may mean fewer of us own even fewer cars.
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Safe Winter Driving Tips
Posted Sun, Jan 10, 2016
The key to winter driving is changing your driving behavior.
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Hover Boards Were a Hot Christmas Gift
Posted Mon, Jan 04, 2016
Hover boards have been making the news this Christmas for all the wrong reasons.
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We've become careless pedestrians and it's a problem.
Posted Sun, Dec 27, 2015
As pedestrians we've lost our fear of cars. The results aren't good.
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Stem Cells May Help Brain Injury and Stroke Victims
Posted Mon, Dec 21, 2015
Brain injuries and strokes can leave people with devastating impairments.
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Pedestrain Safety 101
Posted Mon, Dec 14, 2015
People need a refresher course on walking.
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Bad weather is a bad excuse for getting into a car accident
Posted Sun, Dec 06, 2015
Winter driving and car accidents often go hand in hand.
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Curlers are thinking about head safety
Posted Sun, Nov 29, 2015
Has the time come for curlers to wear helmets on the ice?
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How do you know if you need a Personal Injury Lawyer?
Posted Sun, Nov 22, 2015
What do personal injury lawyers do, and how do you know if you need one?
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Left Foot Braking - Good or Bad
Posted Mon, Nov 16, 2015
Left foot braking - the debate has gone on for decades
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Biomarker Identifies Link Between Depression and Traumatic Brain Injury
Posted Mon, Nov 09, 2015
Potential TBI - Depression link identified by brain imaging.
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Wearing Seatbelts Saves Lives
Posted Sun, Nov 01, 2015
It's the law, it's cheap and effective, and it will save your life in an accident.
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Distracted and Inattentive Driving
Posted Mon, Oct 26, 2015
Distracted driving causes many accidents and deaths in Ontario
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Proposal to better light pedestrian crossings has merit
Posted Sun, Oct 18, 2015
Pedestrians face extra dangers when crossing roads after dark
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Car/Animal Collisions are a Major Source of Ontario Insurance Claims
Posted Mon, Oct 12, 2015
Wildlife vehicle collisions are estimated to cost $200 million annually in Canada.
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Seeming Epidemic of Drunk Driving
Posted Sun, Oct 04, 2015
Recent news reports of many drunk driving deaths this week have left me sad.
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Sleeping it off in the car is a bad idea
Posted Mon, Sep 21, 2015
An Orangeville man faces a range of charges after sleeping in his car
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Changes to Ontario Legislation are designed to protect first responders, pedestrians, cyclists
Posted Sun, Sep 06, 2015
Recent changes effect you. Be prepared.
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Calls for Changes to ATV legislation in Ontario
Posted Mon, Aug 31, 2015
Parents of a deceased 9 year old call for changes to ATV laws.
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Riding ATVs is dangerous for children
Posted Mon, Aug 31, 2015
A recent case in which a 12 year Caledon girl died highlights the dangers of ATV riding.
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Social Host Responsibility
Posted Mon, Aug 24, 2015
As a host at a party you are responsible if your guests leave impaired. You may be charged or sued in the event of an accident at your home, or while your guests are on their drive home.
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Impaired Driving Charges are on the Rise
Posted Mon, Aug 17, 2015
The OPP are dismayed by the increase in impaired driving charges in Ontario
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Lawnmower driver Charged with Impaired Driving
Posted Sun, Aug 09, 2015
I didn’t think I’d have to give out the advice of “Don’t drink and drive your lawn mower”, but there it is. I just did.
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Stiff fines for Distracted Driving Will Be Enforced
Posted Sun, Aug 02, 2015
Ontario passed new legislation this year and is enforcing it starting September 1st.
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Bad Road Design or Signage Contribute to Accidents
Posted Sun, Jul 26, 2015
The design of roads and placement or existence of signage can all contribute to car accidents.
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Autonomous cars and news coverage
Posted Sun, Jul 19, 2015
Autonomous cars are racking up millions of miles on the road and are yet to be at fault in an accident.
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Deadly consequences of Texting and Driving
Posted Sun, Jul 12, 2015
It's NOT okay to text while driving, EVER. Not at the stop sign, not at the red light, not while you are alone on the road.
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Don't Veer for Deer say OPP - Always stay in control of vehicle
Posted Mon, Jul 06, 2015
OPP and MNR say that there are between 14000-15000 deer strikes in Ontario EVERY YEAR.
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Accident Memory Loss is Common
Posted Mon, Jul 06, 2015
Anyone who has been injured seriously in a car accident can attest to the fact that it can be very difficult to remember what happened.
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Sharing the Roads with Horse-Drawn Vehicles
Posted Mon, Jun 29, 2015
This weekend's tragic accident between a car and horse-drawn vehicle highlights the dangers posed to both people and horses.
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Myths About TBI
Posted Mon, Jun 15, 2015
Many myths exist about Traumatic Brain Injury
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Smartwatch use while driving not so smart.
Posted Mon, Jun 08, 2015
Man fined and given demerit points for using smartphone while driving.
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Proms and Teens
Posted Sun, May 31, 2015
Proms, teens, drinking and driving are a dangerous combination.
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Signs of Traumatic Brain Injury
Posted Sun, May 24, 2015
Brain injury can be mild or moderate to severe.
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The latest round of auto insurance rate changes are of no real value to drivers
Posted Fri, May 22, 2015
The new budget proposes mandatory premium reductions and mandatory premium reductions for snow tire use.
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Speeding cost this Finnish driver $58,000
Posted Sun, May 03, 2015
Many people complain that speeding tickets cost too much. In Finland fines are based on the ability to pay.
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Driving on Country Roads
Posted Sun, Apr 26, 2015
Country roads usually have high speed limits, but are frequented by large slow moving vehicles.
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Handicap Parking and Abuse
Posted Mon, Apr 20, 2015
Handicap parking (officially known as accessible parking) permits have rigorous requirements. The majority of those using them have a medical reason to do so.
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Police Renew Call to Public to Buckle Up
Posted Sun, Apr 12, 2015
The Waterloo Regional Police launched their 'Spring Seatbelt Blitz'
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Police Report Man dials 911 and reports himself for Impaired Driving.
Posted Mon, Apr 06, 2015
In what the Windsor OPP describe as a unique incident a man reports himself for drunk driving.
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New Carbon Monoxide Law comes into effect April 15, 2015
Posted Sun, Mar 29, 2015
Carbon monoxide is a deadly odourless tasteless gas that can kill or leave you severely disabled.
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How to Choose A Personal Injury Lawyer
Posted Sun, Mar 15, 2015
Choosing a lawyer should be done with care to ensure you get the best outcome possible.
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Stopping at the roadside is always dangerous
Posted Mon, Mar 09, 2015
Stopping at the road side, particularly on a highway is a life threatening thing to do.
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Everyone Injured in Car Accidents is Eligible for Benefits
Posted Mon, Mar 02, 2015
Regardless of who is to blame, whether you were driving, a passenger, a cyclist, or a pedestrian you are eligible to claim benefits if you are injured in a car accident.
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Autonomous Cars Could Lead to Less Traffic, Fewer Accidents
Posted Mon, Feb 23, 2015
The introduction of Self Driving cars to the roads promises less traffic, fewer cars, fewer car accidents, and lower personal injury rates.
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Tragedy strikes as disabled man found frozen next to wheelchair
Posted Mon, Feb 16, 2015
It would seem common sense but I am going to restate it anyway. Whenever you take anyone home you should always make sure they get in their front door to safety.
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Organ Donation Saves Lives
Posted Mon, Feb 09, 2015
A good thing which can arise from the death of a loved one is that you can help others to live.
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Fading and Peeling Licence Plates are an Issue for Many Drivers
Posted Mon, Feb 02, 2015
Many drivers are not happy with their licence plate purchases.
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Self Driving cars could save $65 Billion a year in Canada
Posted Sun, Jan 25, 2015
A recent Conference Board of Canada report analyzed the potential cost savings of autonomous cars.
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Canadians and Driving in the USA
Posted Sun, Jan 18, 2015
Many Canadians drive south this time of year. Be aware of your insurance coverage and limits.
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Mixed News from Holiday RIDE stops
Posted Sun, Jan 11, 2015
Police in the Region were pleased with the holiday RIDE campaign, the OPP weren't.
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Clearing snow from your car windows not an option - It's the law
Posted Mon, Jan 05, 2015
Many drivers are either in a hurry or too lazy to clear the snow off of their cars.
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Police Are Using Drones to Assess Traffic Accidents
Posted Fri, Dec 26, 2014
Drones are becoming a common tool in the police arsenal.
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Signaling Crucial to reducing accidents in Roundabouts.
Posted Sun, Dec 14, 2014
Accident rates between cars, and cars and pedestrians remains high in roundabouts in the Region.
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OPP Disappointed with 2014 Holiday RIDE
Posted Mon, Dec 15, 2014
The OPP are disappointed with the RIDE results in southern Ontario.
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'Tis RIDE Season
Posted Mon, Dec 08, 2014
RIDE stops are common in December day and night.
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Pedestrian Safety Should Be at Forefront of Drivers' Concerns
Posted Sat, Nov 29, 2014
Recent accidents involving cars hitting pedestrians and cyclists in the Region are cause for concern.
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Adults over 55 with Traumatic Brain Injury Have an Increased Risk of Dementia
Posted Sun, Nov 23, 2014
Several studies are now showing that individuals over the age of 55 who suffer a TBI have an increased risk of dementia as they age.
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The Reliablity of Tranexamic Acid Being Tested in TBI Treatment
Posted Fri, Nov 14, 2014
Researchers at the University of Texas Health Science Center Medical School are evaluating the benefits of administering TXA immediately following TBI.
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Driving High is Just a Bad Decision
Posted Sun, Nov 09, 2014
Driving while high is a bad decision, and it is just as dangerous as driving drunk.
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Public Awareness of Concussion is Driving Increase in TBI Research
Posted Mon, Nov 03, 2014
As high profile athletes and military veterans come forward with their Traumatic Brain Injury TBI stories public interest is driving a surge of research
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Timing is Key for New Brain Injury Treatments
Posted Sun, Oct 26, 2014
Several new treatments are being developed for TBI, but their success is depends on exact timing.
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Concussion Recovery is Hard to Predict
Posted Mon, Oct 20, 2014
Concussions or mild Traumatic Brain Injury recovery depends on too many factors to predict accurately
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Pulling Over for Emergency Vehicles is the Law in Ontario
Posted Tue, Oct 14, 2014
In Ontario you are required by law to stop when you are being approached by an emergency vehicle with lights flashing.
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Gas Powered Modifications to Bicycles = Motorcycle
Posted Mon, Oct 06, 2014
Police are warning people not to convert their bikes with gas powered engine kits.
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Reporting Your Own Family To Police For Drunken Driving
Posted Sun, Sep 28, 2014
It's never easy, but its always the right thing to do.
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Drunk Suits are a New Police Tool
Posted Mon, Sep 22, 2014
Halifax police are simulating what drunk driving is like by allowing the public to wear drunk suits.
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RCMP across Canada push national campaign to stop impaired drivers.
Posted Mon, Sep 15, 2014
A new Canada wide programme by the RCMP aims to educate officers and catch offenders.
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Fatigue behind the wheel kills
Posted Sun, Sep 07, 2014
Even a 15 minute nap can make driving safe when you are suffering from fatigue.
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Locking Bikes in Public Places
Posted Mon, Sep 01, 2014
As we continue to encourage the use of bikes for transit we need to begin to accommodate cyclists.
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Saskatchewan Brain Injury Association Advocates New Helmets
Posted Mon, Aug 25, 2014
The Saskatchewan BIA's new helmet awareness campaign has a great sense of humour.
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What to Consider When Looking for a Personal Injury Lawyer
Posted Sun, Aug 17, 2014
It's important to hire a personal injury lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
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Repeat Drunk Drivers are a Problem
Posted Mon, Aug 11, 2014
Most people who are convicted of impaired driving never do it again. For persistent offenders no penalty seems to be enough to stop them.
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Wheelchair Bound Canadians Continue to Face Barriers to Access
Posted Tue, Aug 05, 2014
Accessibility continues to be a great barrier to participation for many Canadians
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Signs of a Drunk Driver
Posted Mon, Jul 28, 2014
If you observe erratic driving please dial 911 to report it.
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Switching Seats to Avoid Drunk Driving Charge Backfires
Posted Sun, Jul 20, 2014
A drunk driver recently attempted to avoid being charged by switching seats with a passenger after being pulled over.
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Gen X Drivers Are Biggest Distracted Driving Culprits
Posted Sun, Jul 13, 2014
Recent reports about rates of distracted teen drivers pale in comparison to Gen X drivers.
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Roundabouts
Posted Sun, Jul 06, 2014
There are increasing numbers of Roundabouts in the Region but drivers are slow to follow the rules.
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Dash Cam Popularity Grows
Posted Sat, Jun 28, 2014
Once popular only in Eastern Europe webcams are gaining traction here in North America.
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Registered Disability Savings Plan
Posted Sun, Jun 22, 2014
The RDSP is a savings plan intended to help the parents or other caregivers of a disabled person to save for their long term financial security.
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The Federal Disablililty Tax Credit
Posted Mon, Jun 16, 2014
The Federal Disability Tax Credit can be of significant benefit to you or a disabled dependent.
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June is Brain Injury Awareness Month
Posted Sun, Jun 08, 2014
Brian Injury can happen to anyone at anytime.
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Holding Your Phone Between Head and Shoulder isn't 'Hands Free'
Posted Mon, Jun 02, 2014
Hands free cell phone use means the phone can be used without being held by the operator and without physically entering data like phone numbers.
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Motorcycle and Off Road Vehicle Accident spike is of Concern
Posted Mon, May 26, 2014
Several motorcycle and OFV fatalities on Ontario this spring have raised concerns.
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Child and Infant Car Seats Need to be in Good Shape to Work
Posted Mon, May 19, 2014
Check your infant and child car seats to make sure they aren't worn or cracked.
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New Technologies Help to Make Bicycling Safer
Posted Mon, May 05, 2014
Bicycling can be a quick convenient and healthy way to get around but the risk of being hit by a car is ever present.
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Prom Night
Posted Sun, Apr 27, 2014
Prom Season is upon us again and with it comes the dangers of drinking and driving.
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The Cost of Driving Drunk is Very High
Posted Sun, Apr 20, 2014
Car insurance companies may deny some of your coverage if you are convicted of impaired driving.
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Sue Austin - An Inspirational Artist
Posted Sun, Apr 13, 2014
Sue Austin has incorporated her wheelchair in performance art unlike any you've seen before.
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Chronic Pain Is Common For Acident Victims
Posted Sun, Apr 06, 2014
Treating chronic pain post car accident can be a real challenge for patients and their doctors.
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Beefed Up Distracted Driving Penalties are Coming in Ontario
Posted Tue, Apr 01, 2014
The penalties for illegally using cellphones and other hand held devices are being greatly increased as Transportation Minister Glen Murray introduced new legislation.
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Bicycle Season Has Arrived
Posted Mon, Mar 24, 2014
As spring finally comes to the Region the bikes come out of the garages.
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Spinal Cord Injury Can Cause Life Long Disability
Posted Mon, Mar 17, 2014
Accidents are the leading cause of spinal cord injuries. Victims can have temporary or permanent paralysis.
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Clearing Snow and Ice Off Your Car
Posted Sun, Mar 09, 2014
I cringe when I see people driving around with a strip cleared off their windshields. It's unsafe and illegal.
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Look Out for Emergency Vehicles at the Side of the Road
Posted Sun, Mar 02, 2014
Police have been remarking on the high number of officers being injured on the sides of the roads this winter.
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3-D Printing Helps Paraplegic Walk Again
Posted Sun, Feb 23, 2014
3-D printers which have been in the news for creating houses, guns and bobble head dolls are now being used to build Ekso Suits.
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Slip and Fall Accidents
Posted Mon, Feb 17, 2014
Winter brings ice and snow. Falls are more likely to happen both indoors and out.
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Electric Bikes Continue to Struggle Finding Their Place
Posted Sun, Feb 09, 2014
Electric bikes aren't wanted on sidewalks and in bike lanes but most electric bike riders prefer not to be on the road with cars.
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Rules for Driver's Licence Renewal Changing for Seniors
Posted Sun, Feb 02, 2014
The government of Ontario is changing the rules around Driver's Licence renewals for those over 80.
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Concussion Recovery is Delayed by Mental Activity
Posted Sun, Jan 26, 2014
Post Concussion treatment protocols continue to evolve.
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Concussions Can't be Cured with Dietary Supplements
Posted Sun, Jan 19, 2014
There has been a disturbing trend of companies making claims that their supplements can treat and cure concussion and other TBI (traumatic brain injuries).
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Teens and Depression Post-Concussion
Posted Sun, Jan 12, 2014
Research continues to confirm that teens are more likely to suffer depression post-concussion than those who have no history of concussion.
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Being Prepared for Winter in Canada
Posted Sun, Jan 05, 2014
We've had some bad weather and extended power outages in Ontario already this winter. Here are some guidelines for being prepared to stay safe.
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Affluenza
Posted Mon, Dec 30, 2013
A sixteen year old young man who killed four in a car accident pleads Affluenza as his excuse.
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Tobogganing and Sledding Safety
Posted Sun, Dec 15, 2013
Tobogganing and Sledding are fun outdoor activities. Doing them safely can help to avoid injury.
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Drunk Driving Convictions
Posted Mon, Dec 09, 2013
A drunk driving conviction will impact your life in many ways that you might not have considered.
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Winter Driving Safety
Posted Sun, Dec 01, 2013
Driving in winter conditions is completely different from summer ones. These tips can help keep you safe.
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PEI May Adopt Special Licence Plates For Drunk Drivers
Posted Mon, Nov 25, 2013
Authorities are looking for innovative ways to spot drivers who are at high risk of being drunk behind the wheel.
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Bicycle Helmet Laws are Tough Sell
Posted Sun, Nov 03, 2013
Despite the plain truth that helmets protect your head from injury in an accident mandatory helmet laws are a tough sell.
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Bad News for Cyclists, Pedestrians, and Buggies in 2012
Posted Mon, Oct 28, 2013
Collisions on the Region of Waterloo's roads were down in 2012 but all the news wasn't good.
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Sleeping 'Clears' the Brain
Posted Sun, Oct 20, 2013
It appears that what your mother told you years ago is true. You'll feel better after a good night's sleep. A new study shows that your brain cleans itself during sleep, keeping it healthy and functioning.
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Head Injuries Are a Serious Risk for Seniors Who Fall
Posted Tue, Oct 15, 2013
Seniors have an increased risk of falling and head injuries are common when they do fall.
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Stem Cells May Help Repair TBI
Posted Mon, Oct 07, 2013
Transplanted stem cells may be able to help repair the brain after traumatic brain injury.
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Make Sure You Have Health Insurance Before You Travel
Posted Sun, Sep 29, 2013
Having adequate car and health insurance before traveling abroad can ensure you get health care without having to sell your home.
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The E-Bike Battle
Posted Sun, Sep 22, 2013
The battle over the ever increasingly popular electric bicycle and law enforcement may heat up as their popularity increases.
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Rear End Collisions
Posted Sun, Sep 15, 2013
Being hit from behind (rear end collisions) are the most common of all car accidents.
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Do you know what to do following a car accident?
Posted Sun, Sep 08, 2013
Only 1/3 of respondents in a recent TD Insurance poll knew the correct actions to take following an accident. Taking the right steps protects you and your passengers.
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New Treatment for Concussion in Youth - ImPACT
Posted Mon, Sep 02, 2013
The treatment modalities for concussion in youth may well be changing as a result of some successful advancements in America.
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Traumatic Brain Injury in Young Atheletes
Posted Mon, Aug 26, 2013
The rate of sports and recreation related TBI has increased by 60% in the last 10 years.
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Daytime Impaired Driving is a Problem
Posted Mon, Aug 19, 2013
Police throughout Canada find that impaired driving is more common in the warm afternoons of summer than other times of year.
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Police Reported Crime Decreased in 2012
Posted Sun, Aug 04, 2013
The rate of crime continued a long-term decline in 2012 falling 3% from 2011. The severity of the crimes also decreased by 3%.
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Post Concussion Syndrome
Posted Sun, Jul 28, 2013
Concussions in children 13-16 often result the most sever symptoms, and they take the longest to recover. Post concussion syndrome is real, serious, and often misunderstood by doctors.
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Spinal Cord Injury
Posted Sun, Jul 21, 2013
When it comes to an accident, a spinal cord injury can be one of the most devastating and life altering injuries. For many, a spinal cord injury can severely change their way of life.
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Most Alcohol Related Crashes Happen in Summer
Posted Sun, Jul 14, 2013
In Ontario more alcohol related car accidents occur in the summer months than during the traditional Christmas Party Season.
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Individuals diagnosed with traumatic brain injury (TBI) show symptoms 5 years on.
Posted Sun, Jul 07, 2013
In a 15 year long term study conducted by the American Defense Department a high proportion of troops diagnosed with TBI continued to experience significant symptoms and problems 5 years after injury.
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Graduated Drivers Licences in Ontario
Posted Mon, Jul 01, 2013
Graduated licensing in Ontario allows for a safer transition from novice driver to experienced driver reducing the risk of accidents.
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Cycling Super Highways Increase Fitness, Reduce Dangers
Posted Mon, Jun 24, 2013
Bike Super Highways are innovative and beneficial to the environment and to the population.
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Cycling Advocates Call for a New Safety By-Law
Posted Sun, Jun 16, 2013
Kitchener's cycling community is calling for the city to enact a new bylaw requiring drivers to maintain a 1 metre separation from the cyclists.
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Motorcycles In Ontario
Posted Sun, Jun 09, 2013
Summer is here and the motorcycles are out of their garages.
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Paraplegic Vying to Become Perfume Model
Posted Mon, Jun 03, 2013
A Simon Fraser University fourth year student is vying to become a model.
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Bike Rodeos – Great Way to Learn Bike Safety
Posted Sun, May 26, 2013
Children and spring bike rodeos go hand in hand teaching bike safety and having fun.
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Traumatic Brain Injury in Children
Posted Sun, May 19, 2013
Traumatic Brain Injury can be harder to detect in children than in adults.
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Grad Season Sees a Spike in Teen Car Accidents
Posted Sun, May 05, 2013
June is traditionally the month for grad and prom celebration. The mixture of warm weather, celebration with peers, alcohol and driving is never a good one.
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Cycling Deaths in Ontario were 100% Preventable
Posted Mon, Apr 29, 2013
The Chief Coroner of Ontario ruled that all of 129 cyclist deaths were preventable.
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Doctors See and Measure Pain with Brain Scans
Posted Sun, Apr 21, 2013
New England Journal of Medicine reported that brain scans were used for the first time to see and measure pain last month.
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Side Guards on Trucks
Posted Mon, Apr 15, 2013
Flush mounted truck side guards can prevent the majority of undercarriage deaths in collisions between trucks and pedestrians/cyclists.
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Electric Bikes
Posted Mon, Apr 08, 2013
E-Bikes are becoming popular in Ontario. Their use is governed by the Highway Traffic Act.
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Traumatic Brain Injury - Often Preventable
Posted Mon, Apr 01, 2013
TBI is a serious injury which is often preventable. Education and awareness can significantly decrease the rates of TBI.
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How art is helping a TBI survivor recover her life
Posted Mon, Mar 25, 2013
An inspirational story of one woman's recovery from her TBI though art and therapy.
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Cycling Strategies and Safety
Posted Mon, Mar 11, 2013
Municipalities throughout Ontario are moving to comment on and adopt recommendations calling for the creation of a province wide network of trails, funding, and more infrastructure for cyclists.
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Hands Free Isn't Brain Free
Posted Mon, Mar 11, 2013
Use of hands free mobile phones shifts brain power away from the driving tasks to the cell phone conversation creating the mental distraction which increases risks of collision.
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Host's Responsibility at a Party
Posted Mon, Feb 25, 2013
Hosting a party carries legal responsibilities for the host. In this case the hosts were held liable for injuries to an impaired guest, even after the guest had been asked to leave.
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Concussions - February 2013
Posted Mon, Feb 18, 2013
Concussions are extremely common in Canada. They are caused by car accidents, sports injuries and slip and fall accidents.
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What is Fair Compensation in a Car Accident
Posted Mon, Feb 11, 2013
Personal Injury Lawyers Consider Many things in determining what fair compensation is. Lifetime expense is one of them.
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What To Do In The Event of A Car Accident
Posted Mon, Feb 04, 2013
Car accidents can be stressful and confusing particularly if people are injured. This is a brief list of what you should do immediately.
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Opioid Use Linked to Increased Car Accident Rates
Posted Mon, Jan 28, 2013
Using even low doses of opioids can increase the rates of car accident resulting in trauma and hospital visits.
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Constant Worriers Have Higher Risk for PTSD
Posted Mon, Jan 21, 2013
Constant worriers could be at heightened risk of suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD),new research has suggested. Published in the journal Psychological Medicine. People who are habitually anxious are more vulnerable.
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Newly Released Study Announces TBI Treatment
Posted Mon, Jan 14, 2013
An observational study involving 629 subjects finds rapid, significant, readily-observable improvement in stroke and traumatic brain injury patients following the perispinal administration of Enbrel.
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PTSD in the Workplace
Posted Mon, Jan 07, 2013
PTSD may become more common in the workplace Veterans begin to return to civilian positions.
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PTSD Symptoms and Causes
Posted Mon, Dec 31, 2012
PTSD can result from a variety of severe traumas. These can range from car accidents, to military battle, to violent assaults. It is important to recognize and treat PTSD in individuals, regardless of the trauma causing the event.
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We Need to Change the Culture Around Concussion and Head Injury
Posted Mon, Dec 24, 2012
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Tuesday in Detroit that the partnership with the Army is about sharing what is known about head injuries and protocols for clearing soldiers and players to return to action, either on the battlefield or play field.
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Walking Safety
Posted Mon, Dec 17, 2012
Collision records show 104 pedestrians hit on regional roads in the first nine months of 2012. It’s the highest number in six years. since 2009, when five died on regional roads.
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Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and TBI
Posted Mon, Dec 10, 2012
PTSD and TBI are being treated with pure oxygen therapy in this study.
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Mild Head Injury Upsets Brain's Resting State
Posted Mon, Dec 03, 2012
Mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) disrupts the brain's 'default mode' in a way that shows up on functional MRI and correlates with symptoms, researchers found.
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Man Declared 'Vexatious Litigant' After 24 years and 120 Lawsuits
Posted Mon, Nov 26, 2012
120 lawsuits from one car crash is too many: After 24 years, Ontario court restricts man from legal proceedings
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Canadian Paraplegic Shortlisted As Adventurer of the Year
Posted Mon, Nov 19, 2012
Josh Dueck who sustained a spinal cord injury in 2004 has been shorlisted for National Geographic's adventurer of the year.
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Insurer's Pattern of Dealing With Previous Clients a Factor
Posted Mon, Nov 12, 2012
In a recent decision from the Supreme Court of British Columbia, the court agreed that the plaintiff was entitled to introduce evidence of systemic wrongdoing on the part of the defendant, a long term disability insurer
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Cell Phone Use Linked to Brain Tumour
Posted Mon, Nov 05, 2012
Excessive cellular use by business executive over prolonged period linked to benign brain tumour
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Concussions - Oct 2012
Posted Mon, Oct 29, 2012
A concussion can occur when the head has been physically traumatized in some sort of way. This can occur in a vehicle accident when a person’s head is slammed into a window or other car part. It can also come from a fall.
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Pastore v. Aviva Canada Inc.
Posted Tue, Oct 09, 2012
The Ontario Supreme Court Ruling in Patore v. Aviva was a welcome decision reaffirming victim's eligibility for catastrophic benefits.
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The Definition of Catastrophic Impairment is Inclusive Not Restrictive
Posted Mon, Oct 01, 2012
Administrative decision-makers and the court have stated that the intent of the legislature is to give the phrase and concept of catastrophic impairment an inclusive and not a restrictive meaning.
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Production of Third Party Documents Not Necessary for Fair Arbitration
Posted Mon, Sep 24, 2012
The arbitration can be considered fair without the production of third party documents. Arbitrator questions probative value of the documents.
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Medical Marijuana is Considered Resonable and Necessary for Pain
Posted Mon, Sep 10, 2012
TN was catastrophically injured in a motor vehicle accident on October 29, 2000, when she was 21 years old. She applied for and received certain statutory accident benefits.
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Does falling on snowbank after exiting the car count as an accident?
Posted Tue, Sep 04, 2012
Disembarkation in the presence of snow and ice in winter in Ontario is ordinary and usual use or operation of a motor vehicle.The fall arose from a source independent of the car; there must be a common sense focus on the nature of the risk covered.
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The High Cost of a Bump on the Head
Posted Mon, Aug 20, 2012
The OBIA has wonderful resources for those suffering brain injuries.
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Rapid Decline in MS Symptoms Connected to Car Accident
Posted Mon, Aug 13, 2012
Vehicle purchase and modifications; causation issue; pre-existing progressive multiple sclerosis;Occupational therapist recommended that family van be made wheelchair access; rapid decline in insured’s condition connected to car accident.
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Fantastic PSA
Posted Mon, Aug 06, 2012
AT&T has put together a fantastic 10 minute PSA about the dangers of texting and driving. Please have a look.
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Facebook Pages Can Be Used At FSCO Hearing When Relevant
Posted Mon, Jul 23, 2012
Requested documents must be relevant. Pictures depicting insured ziplining were considered relevant and producible; insurer granted access to the restricted portion of insured’s Facebook profile.
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Are you entitled to Car Accident Benefits?
Posted Tue, Jul 03, 2012
If you have been injured in a car accident in Ontario, regardless if you are at fault or not, you are entitled to claim benefits from your insurance company under the Ontario Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule.
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Unexpected Things Can Happen
Posted Mon, Jun 18, 2012
“When things happen unexpectedly, returning to work doesn’t happen all at once and I had to learn that I can’t do everything. But it also taught me the importance of preparing for when something does go wrong.”
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High Risk Activity Waivers are Valid When Properly Drafted
Posted Mon, May 21, 2012
Waivers signed by people participating in high-risk recreational activities are valid where properly drafted. In the BC case two women sued a zip-line operator and lost, even where it was shown that operator negligence had caused them to collide.
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Inspirational Outcomes
Posted Mon, May 14, 2012
Inspirational outcomes in traumatic injury cases are what drive me in my personal injury law practice. At Deutschmann Law it's our goal to make your life better by getting you the settlement you deserve.
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Request for Insurer Medical Examination Comes Too Late
Posted Thu, May 10, 2012
INSURER MEDICAL EXAMINATION; prior to arbitration; insurer had several medical reports made request for additional assessments prior to arbitration; insurer’s prior medicals were over 2 years old; onus on insurer to show request for IE reasonable
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How to Select a Personal Injury Lawyer
Posted Mon, Apr 30, 2012
There are many personal injury lawyers to choose from in the Kitchener/Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph areas. Choosing the right personal injury lawyer is the key to success in any accident benefit law suit. Take care to pick one you can work with.
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FSCO Mediation Delay Results in Many Claims Going to Small Claims Court
Posted Mon, Apr 23, 2012
On Jan. 16 Justice Sloan found that FSCO was not in compliance with the “prescribed” time for mediation under s. 10 of Ontario Regulation 664. The time limit is 60 days from the date the application for the appointment of a mediator was filed.
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Accident Victim with Constant Post Accident Pain Receives Special Award
Posted Wed, Apr 11, 2012
Insured suffers chronic pain, severe headaches. has complete inability to work; medical evidence showed insured prevented from engaging in work; insurer fails to revisit compelling medical evidence, and is required to pay special award, post 104 IRB
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Cyclist Hits Improperly Parked Car and Is Awarded Settlement
Posted Thu, Apr 05, 2012
Woman is awarded insurance settlement after an improperly parked car causes her to fall and break her hip.
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Minimum Maintenance Standards not defence for all roadway circumstances.
Posted Mon, Mar 19, 2012
The Minimum Maintenance Standards does not provide a municipality with a defence for snow and ice removal in all circumstances. Each case is fact specific and Minimum Maintenance Standards may not apply.
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Videotaping of defence medical assessment of plaintiff permitted
Posted Wed, Jan 13, 2010
Videotaping of defence medical assessment of plaintiff permitted
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