The CHIRS Donate your iPhone Tax Credit Program

Community Head Injury Resource Services of Toronto (CHIRS) is a registered not-for-profit charitable organization primarily funded by the Central Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) through the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. To read more, please visit:

What is the iPhone Tax Credit Program?

CHIRS is currently looking for used iPhones to be used as part of its brain injury rehabilitation...


Accident Benefits Entitlement

Pocket Bike Rider Injured in a Collision on Private Property Entitled to Claim Statutory Accident Benefits From Her Automobile Insurer.

On January 13, 2008, Cassandra Bouchard sustained serious injuries when she was riding a pocket bike. The pocket bike was owned by Kristin Stratton and was being ridden on his property. The pocket bike was not insured. Ms. Bouchard applied for accident benefits through her own automobile insurer, Motors Insurance.



Operation Christmas Child

Thomson, Rogers is happy to support Samaritan's Purse Canada with it's Operation Christmas Child shoe box collection.

Operation Christmas Child

To date, Operation Christmas Child has collected and distributed over 86 million shoe box gifts worldwide. Each shoe box is filled with hygiene items,...


St. John's Rehab Foundation Fund-raiser

$3-million investment to fund discoveries that rebuild lives - On Thursday, November 3, philanthropists John Craig Eaton and Sally Horsfall Eaton announced the largest private gift in St. John's Rehab Hospital's history: a visionary $3-million investment to establish the hospital's first-ever research chair in rehabilitation sciences.



Less insurance coverage may be available to injured accident victims when multiple injured claimants are suing the same at-fault driver

The Ontario Court of Appeal has recently released a decision in Van Bastelaar v. Bentley that affects the insurance coverage available to injured accident victims in circumstances where there are multiple injured claimants suing the same at-fault driver. When situations as these arise, all injured claimants have to share the at-fault driver's policy limits pro rate (i.e. in proportion to the...


Give a Day 2011

Thomson, Rogers has been a proud sponsor of Give a Day since 2007 and we are pleased to continue our support through 2011.

Give a Day challenges each Canadian, particularly those in the medical and legal communities, to recognize World AIDS Day by giving one day’s pay to the fight against HIV. Give a Day runs workplace and community campaigns in Canada encouraging donations to two worthy recipient organizations – the Stephen Lewis Foundation and Dignitas International. The money...


AMCTO Academic Achievement Awards

Thomson, Rogers was proud to sponsor the 2011 Award for Excellence in Municipal Law. The recipient of this award was Mary Ellen Weatherhead, Director of Finance, Township of Blandford-Blenheim.

The Association of Municipal Managers, Clerks and Treasurers of Ontario (AMCTO) represents excellence in local government administration.

Congratulations to Mary Ellen.

Upcoming Conference - St. Michael's Hospital Ed & Trauma Care: Preparing for the Unexpected

A Collaboration of the Emergency Department and Trauma Continuum Conference

Thomson, Rogers is delighted to be the Premier Sponsor of the  St. Michael's Hospital "Ed & Trauma Care: Preparing for the Unexpected" conference, on December 9th, 2011, at Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute in Toronto.

For more information, see the ...


Toronto Maple Leafs Tickets Winner

Congratulations to Kevin Tyrer who won a pair of Toronto Maple Leafs tickets, courtesy of Thomson, Rogers, for tonight's game against the Florida Panthers.

The winner was selected at the Acquired Brain Injury Provincial Conference which took place in Niagara Falls, November 2 - 4, 2011.

Accident Benefit Reporter, Volume 12, Issue 2 Now Available

We are pleased to announce that our latest issue of the Thomson, Rogers Accident Benefit Reporter, Volume 12, Issue 2, is now available on our website.

In this issue:

  • Snowmobiles and Trailers
  • Accident Benefits Entitlement
  • Attendant Care Incurred
  • Trauma Resource Directory

Read our latest edition or...


New Associates Ian Furlong & Carr Hatch

Thomson, Rogers is pleased to welcome Ian Furlong and Carr Hatch to the firm.

Ian Furlong - Personal Injury Lawyer