Auto insurance regulation in Ontario needs a dramatic overhaul
When a car is classified as a write-off, that usually means it’s time for a new one. As many consider Ontario’s system of auto insurance regulation as badly broken, could the same guidance be applied here?
Insurers object to characterization of Ontario auto as “profitable”
Canada’s home, auto and business insurers are objecting to a recent characterization of Ontario’s auto insurance regime as “profitable.”
Ontario city partly liable in collision that injured four
A recent Supreme Court of Canada decision means the City of Hamilton is partly liable in a motor vehicle bodily injury lawsuit because there was no painted stop line immediately before an intersection.
Car accident while delivering food leaves woman with $8,400 repair bill
A woman working for Skip the Dishes is out thousands of dollars after she discovered that her regular insurance policy doesn’t cover collisions that take place on the job.
What are the Main Differences Between STD and LTD Benefits?
The waiting period for STD benefits is relatively short compared to LTD benefits and can be as short as 1 day or as long as 1 week. Short-term disability benefits are meant to provide almost immediate financial assistance when you become disabled, whereas LTD benefits could have a waiting period of anywhere from 119 days to 52 weeks.
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$175,000 Non-Pecuniary Assessment for Chronic Psychological Injuries
In the recent case (Anssari v. Alborzpour
) the Plaintiff was injured in a 2014 collision. She sustained various psychological injuries including severe depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress symptoms. These continued to the time of trial and were likely to continue in the future.