How Much Is My Income Replacement Benefit Worth?

How Much Is My Income Replacement Benefit Worth? If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident and have had to take time off work due to your injuries, you may be entitled to a weekly income replacement benefit. I say “may,” as your entitlement will depend upon the extent of your injuries (there is a disability test for entitlement) and the … Continued

What Is The Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Fund?

What Is The Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Fund? The Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Fund (the “Fund”) is a fund available to people injured in a car accident where there is no other policy of automobile insurance available to respond to Statutory Accident Benefit claims as well as tort (negligence) claims. This usually occurs where the injured person is a passenger in an uninsured … Continued

Four Tips For Securing Adequate Car Insurance Protection

Four Tips For Securing Adequate Car Insurance Protection We all want to avoid being severely injured in a car accident. Unfortunately, serious car accidents happen quite frequently in Ontario and adequate car insurance protection is critical in such circumstances. While car insurance is mandatory in Ontario, there are important decisions to be made when purchasing automobile insurance that will help provide better protection … Continued

Motor Vehicle Accident Fatalities: What Rights Do Family Members Have?

Motor Vehicle Accident Fatalities: What Rights Do Family Members Have? There have been a concerning number of motor vehicle fatalities in Ontario recently. The number of pedestrians and motorists who have been killed in motor vehicle accidents in Ontario has increased gradually over the years. In 2019, 543 persons (drivers, passengers and pedestrians) were tragically killed in a motor vehicle accident in Ontario. Family members … Continued