Five Tips For Finding The Right Accident Benefit Healthcare Provider

Five Tips For Finding The Right Accident Benefit Healthcare Provider The no-fault accident benefit system in Ontario allows all those injured to choose providers to assist them with required treatment at an insurer’s expense, albeit subject to certain limitations and in keeping with the legislation. Finding the right healthcare provider to assist you can be challenging. Here are five tips for finding the right accident … Continued

It’s OK To Sue A Loved One To Access Insurance

It’s OK To Sue A Loved One To Access Insurance It’s understandable to be hesitant to sue a loved one for causing an accident. Unfortunately, accident victims are forced to do so because they are required to sue ‘people’ to access insurance, and those ‘people’ are commonly the friends or family they were with at the time of the accident. We all buy insurance to … Continued

High Speeds Equal Less SABS

High Speeds Equal Less SABS Recently, we saw another example of how incidents of stunt driving and street racing have been on the rise since the COVID-19 pandemic started. On May 9, 2020, Ontario Provincial Police caught a driver travelling 308 km/h on the QEW Highway. Not only does this behaviour attract the risk of significant fines, vehicle impoundment, incarceration … Continued

Three Key Tips To Completing The Disability Certificate (OCF-3)

Three Key Tips To Completing The Disability Certificate (OCF-3) Anyone injured in any way by a motor vehicle in Ontario must complete and submit a Disability Certificate (OCF-3) in order to qualify for important benefits. If you have retained a trauma lawyer to assist you then the trauma lawyer will help ensure that the Disability Certificate is properly completed and submitted on your behalf. … Continued

Darcy Merkur appears on Global News to discuss accident insurance reform in Ontario

Global News | by Catherine McDonald, quoting Darcy Merkur | July 5, 2019

Global News Thumbnail  On July 5, 2019, Thomson Rogers’ trauma lawyer Darcy Merkur was interviewed by Global News reporter, Catherine McDonald, on a case involving a couple, Bella De Bartolo and Ben Schenk, whose car was struck by a flying tire from a southbound SUV.  Ben Schenk suffered a traumatic brain injury. Darcy, who does not represent … Continued