ABR Updater: Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule Discriminates Against Chronic Pain Victims And Violates Charter Rights

ABR Updater, Issue 41 | by Stephen Birman | October 2017

ABR Updater - Issue 41 Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule Discriminates Against Chronic Pain Victims and Violates Charter Rights by Stephen Birman Thumbnail On September 14, 2017, FSCO Arbitrator Benjamin Drory declared that the Minor Injury Guideline (“MIG”) insofar as it applies to “chronic pain” victims of motor vehicle accidents is unconstitutional and in violation of section 15 of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. The decision rendered in Abyan v. Sovereign General Insurance Company is a landmark ruling … Continued

What To Do If You Suffer A Personal Injury Abroad

Posted March 7, 2017

Family driving to beach With March Break in full swing, some may choose this time to travel abroad. But what happens if you are in an accident and suffer a personal injury while you’re away? As an Ontario resident, there are a few things you need to consider. OHIP goes wherever you go. The nice thing about our health … Continued