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Social Media and Personal Injury Claims

If you have been involved in a motor vehicle collision, your social media accounts may cost you significantly financially. Social media accounts such as Instagram and Facebook suffer from the “highlight reel” phenomenon. In other [...]

By | February 13th, 2018|Categories: Insurance Claim Issues|0 Comments

$9 Million Award by Jury in Quadriplegic Case in Canada

Miranda Biletski vs. University of Regina, October 2017 SK QB, Regina 1770/2007: $9,000,000 Award Biletski dove into a pool from competition starting blocks at the university during a swim club practice in June 2005. [...]

By | December 22nd, 2017|Categories: Personal Injury Claims and Damages|0 Comments

Disability Insurance and ME/CFS

DISABILITY INSURANCE and ME/CFS -  Stacking the Odds for Success   by Brent L. Handel J.D., Q.C. Disability insurance provides partial income replacement if you are disabled/unemployable because of any type of illness including ME/CFS. You may have [...]

By | November 9th, 2017|Categories: Insurance Claim Issues|0 Comments

What Are General Damages In Personal Injury Claims?

If you visit our page, “How Much is My Claim Worth?” you will find the cases quote an amount for “general damages”. General damages are the amount the court awards for pain and suffering, inconvenience, [...]

By | October 19th, 2017|Categories: Personal Injury Claims and Damages|0 Comments

Is Your Alberta Personal Injury Claim Capped?

Determining whether or not your Alberta personal injury claim is capped under Alberta's Minor Injury Regulation is fundamental to determining the value of your injury claim.  In 2017 our law firm has seen a significant uptake [...]

By | March 14th, 2017|Categories: Category Insurance Claim Issues|0 Comments

What about the recent Takata airbags recall?

In our previous blog we discussed potentially faulty airbags not deploying in a collision.  In this blog we discuss the opposite problem – Takata airbags deploying and injuring and killing people when the airbag should [...]

By | January 22nd, 2017|Categories: Motor Vehicles and Collisions|0 Comments

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