Event: Back to School Conference 2018

Event Date: September 20, 2018
Don’t miss this year’s Back to School Conference, “Innovation in Brain Injury: Leading a World of Change”, hosted by PIA Law in collaboration with Ontario Brain Injury Association. The conference will be held at The Ritz-Carlton in Toronto on September 20, 2018. The conference will be of interest to any health care professional, caregiver and/or … Continued

Event: 2018 BIST OBIA Mix and Mingle

Event Date: June 13, 2018
people at a mix and mingle On June the 13, Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST) and Ontario Brain Injury Association host its famous “Mix and Mingle” fundraiser at the Steam Whistle Brewery. As a member firm of PIA Law, we are proud to be a Platinum Sponsor. We look forward to seeing everyone at the Steam Whistle Brewery.  It is a great venue; … Continued

9 Tips for Using Social Media During a Separation

By Jennifer Kingdon, BA/B.Ed, MDiv. Marriage and Family Counseling, Kingdon and Associates

male on social media Social media has become an integral part of our lives. We use it to connect with friends and family. We post about our hobbies, our politics, our daily interactions and we celebrate successes and commiserate over losses. But if you are about to go through a separation or divorce, it’s time to think about your … Continued

Pedestrian Accidents in Scarborough: A Disturbing Trend

pedestrians walking across the street Recently, a study commissioned by the City of Toronto identified numerous reasons for this increase in traffic casualties across the city. Boulevards have deteriorated to such a degree that they require full reconstruction. There is a lack of pedestrian crossings and medians to allow safe passage across roadways, and dedicated cycling lanes are fraught with … Continued

Six Reasons Why More Pedestrians Are Being Killed on Toronto Streets

caution sign for pedestrian crossing Police Dept. keeps records of all pedestrian collisions with motorists. The Ontario Highway Traffic Act makes it mandatory that any motorist who is involved in an accident with a pedestrian must call the police. When the police attend the accident scene they prepare an accident report. The particulars are categorized and certain conclusions are reached. … Continued