Car Accidents

04
Jun 2017

Last week the Supreme Court of Canada released a decision which will have a significant impact on injury claims in Nova Scotia and across Canada. In Saadati v. Moorhead, the judges unanimously...

08
May 2017

It’s fair to say that the majority of Nova Scotians have some kind of involvement with social media – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. Insurance companies know this and are increasingly using it as a means of denying legitimate injury claims. If you are injured and are involved in the injury claim...

08
Mar 2017

Brain injuries are unfortunately common for Nova Scotians. The brain is particularly vulnerable to injury in car accidents, birth trauma, falls, workplace accidents, etc. The Brain...

14
Feb 2017

In Nova Scotia, injured victims of car accidents may have their level of compensation of limited to a "cap" set by legislation imposed by government. This limit only applies to general damages (otherwise known as pain and suffering)....

15
Jan 2017

As Nova Scotia car accident lawyers, we have helped many people who suffered serious injuries because of a car accident. Some of these accidents happened at low speeds, where there is little to no damage to the cars involved. And yet, the passenger goes on...

13
Dec 2016

Getting in a car accident of any kind can be a scary experience. Driving is a routine aspect of our day to day lives, but accidents can happen at any time even to the most cautious drivers. The stress and shock of a car...

01
Nov 2016

In any legal case, the “burden of proof” (also known as the “standard” or “onus” of proof) is the level of proof required for the person bringing the case forward to prove the liability of the defendant. Making allegations does not in itself prove a case. Cases must be proved through the...

17
Oct 2016

As car accident lawyers in Nova Scotia, this is a question we hear often. Where someone is injured in an accident, they usually also have a damaged car. The processes for getting insurance compensation for your damaged car differs significantly from the process...

01
Oct 2016

Safety Tips from Halifax's Injury Lawyers:

Summer is now behind us, and with Autumn comes crisper air, changing colors, and many different factors that affect driving conditions. From rapidly changing weather to heavier traffic on city streets, there are many things...

04
Sep 2016

For a variety of reasons, there is a lot of misunderstanding about brain injuries and their effects on someone's life. Unfortunately, many doctors who don't specialize in this area are also under misconceptions which can lead to...

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