Browse through a number of informative personal injury law related blog posts ranging from fatal car and truck accidents, motorcycle accidents to premises accidents and slips & falls. Find a variety of resources on selecting a personal injury lawyer and steps to ensure maximum compensation for your case.
In this post, we tackle the thorny issue of contributory negligence in Ontario personal injury law. If the defence says you are partially liable, what are the chances they are right? And if so, how could that affect the damages awarded?Read More
A victim should never have to incur the financial stress caused by an injury due to the actions of another person. If you were injured by another party or parties, then you might have a case. Read this post to learn more about tort laws and how to proceed with filing a case.Read More
Do you have a personal injury claim? Then don’t just settle for any attorney. You need accident lawyers with the right education, background, and experience who know your rights, the process for reaching a settlement, and getting the compensation you deserve. Read this post to learn more.Read More
Many people are injured in accidents in Ontario every day. Often, the cause is a mistake on someone else's part. And when the injury is serious, filing a personal injury claim may seem like the right thing to do but it can get challenging as the rules and regulations governing injury claims are complicated.Read More
In most cities all over Canada, there are numerous precautions in place to protect pedestrians, including designated footpaths, well lit crosswalks, and flashing crossing signals. But over the past decade, pedestrian fatalities and injuries throughout Ontario have risen to record highs.Read More
It is true that no man is an island, and even the experience and skilled lawyers at Mackesy Smye must work closely with police, healthcare experts, and forensic experts to build your case.Read More
If you’ve been in an accident or experienced harassment or discrimination you may be wondering if a lawyer is necessary.Read More
Filing a personal injury lawsuit can be incredibly stressful – on top of your pain and suffering, physical therapy, and other medical treatments, you must now deal with a mountain of paperwork filled with complicated language.Read More
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