1507, 2017

How a lawyer can help with your slip and fall injury

All business operators and property owners are required by law to provide a reasonable duty of care for all individuals who occupy their property for any particular reason. The duty of care can vary between private and public property scenarios when an injury occurs, as business owners or operators actually invite customers and clients into their business establishments. Private property owners may have other defenses available to them regarding legal [...]

1505, 2017

4 Factors That Determine Your Slip and Fall Compensation in Canada

A slip and fall accident happen anywhere in Canada, and it can happen to anyone. If you fall victim to an embarrassing occurrence such as a slip and fall incident, you need to know that you do have some recourse. You can schedule an appointment with a reliable lawyer who can help you to get the compensation that you need. The following are some of the factors that will determine [...]

804, 2017

What You Should Know About Personal Injury Claims for Children

When a child is hurt, it can cause worry and stress. An accident or other injury can dramatically alter a child's life in an instant. A lawyer can help explain your options and help you advocate for your child. When a personal injury case involves children, there are some special things that you should know: Children can recover large amounts Canadian law allows for children who are hurt in personal [...]

2103, 2017

The 5 Steps In A Standard Slip And Fall Case

When you slip, trip or fall and are injured on another person’s property, you may be able to file a personal injury lawsuit against them. The owner or manager of a property owes you as a visitor a duty of care to help you avoid injury. This means ensuring that the property is maintained and that any hazards are clearly identified. If the owner or manager of the property fails [...]

901, 2015

What is a slip and fall claim?

When a person slips and falls on another person’s property, then the victim may be able to file a slip and fall claim. This is an insurance claim or lawsuit that allows the victim to recover damages she or he suffered because of the slip and fall. The following provides insight as to what a slip and fall claim is and how a legal advocate can help. Types of Slip [...]

812, 2014

5 Things to Do Immediately after a Slip and Fall

According to a Statistics Canada report in 2004, slip and fall incidents represented 41 percent of preventable injuries in the country. Immediately following a slip and fall accident, there are five important steps you should take. These steps may help your liability claim if you choose to file one. 1. Gather as Much Evidence as You Can at the Scene Gathering as much evidence as you can about your slip [...]