Accident Benefits: Overview and Benefit Framework

Presented at the Children & Youth with Brain Injuries: Practical Strategies Workshop | June 7, 2018

Posted June 12, 2018
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On June 7, 2018, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital and March of Dimes Canada, in collaboration with Thomson, Rogers, hosted the Children & Youth with Brain Injuries: Practical Strategies Workshop.

Deanna Gilbert, personal injury lawyer and a partner at Thomson, Rogers, presented on “Accident Benefits: Overview & Benefit Framework“.

Some of the topics covered in Deanna’s presentation include:

  • An overview of accident benefits
  • Examples of how/when accident benefits may be available
  • Review of changes:
    • Reduced accident benefits & some new rules
    • Narrowed CAT definition
    • Increased tort deductible
    • The LAT (Licence Appeal Tribunal)
    • The newish “Incurred”
    • MIG (Minor Injury Guideline) overhaul on its way?
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