The Need for Corroboration In A Hit And Run

The Need for Corroboration In A Hit And Run If you are a pedestrian injured by a vehicle that fled the scene before it was identified, then you may find yourself in a difficult situation. In a purported effort to reduce fraud by persons alleging they were injured in a hit and run accident in order to access insurance compensation, the Ontario government passed … Continued

Hit-and-run, am I covered?

hit-and-run, am i covered Victims of hit-and-run accidents are covered in Ontario, with some exceptions, whether they are a pedestrian, cyclist, or a motorist pursuant to the unidentified motorist provisions found in the Insurance Act and O.A.P. Standard Automobile Policy. Generally speaking, a victim can claim Statutory Accident Benefits (“SABs”) and pursue a tort claim to recover damages for … Continued