As we all age, it is normal for our driving abilities to change as well. By incorporating safe driving practices and reducing factors, we can continue driving safely long into our senior years. It is a must, however, that we pay attention to any warning signs that age is interfering with our driving safety. It … Continue reading Driving Tips for Senior Drivers
Going to open houses or hosting one can be such a fun experience – until someone gets hurt in the middle of the appointment. The question now is: Who is held responsible? A home being sold is, technically, no longer the responsibility of its previous owner. If an injury occurs during an open … Continue reading Real Estate Open Houses and Buyers’ Safety
Nurses – don’t we just appreciate what they do for us? What are they exactly? They are trained professionals who administer both care as well as concern to their patients in a wide variety of settings. They monitor vital signs, follow procedures, dispense medication, respond to emergencies, and they also cope with challenges. Did you … Continue reading Workplace Violence: Nurses
If you have never needed legal services before, you might be wondering how you can hire a personal injury lawyer who can assist you in obtaining rightful compensation for injuries or a wrongful death. Have you ever tried a Google search for an “Ontario personal injury lawyer”? If you have, you probably yielded over … Continue reading 15 Questions to Ask When Hiring an Ontario Personal Injury Lawyer
While it is natural to want to say something like an advice, opinion or suggestion to people who are going through something, it is best to keep certain things to ourselves – especially when we do not fully understand the situation. When caring for a loved one with a brain injury, it is easy … Continue reading What NOT to Say to Someone with a Brain Injury
When someone enters your property, they have reasonable expectations that they will not get injured. You can expect the same thing when going to someone else’s home – you are putting your safety in their hands. This all falls under the Ontario premises liability law. So, what happens if an owner fails in keeping guests … Continue reading Premises Liability and What You Need to Know
After you have been injured in an accident such as slip and fall, bike or motorcycle wreck, car crash, or any other type of mishap, you can’t help but wonder: should you hire a personal injury attorney? Here are some of the questions you need to ask to have a better idea on whether … Continue reading When Should I Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer?
There is a lot of confusion around the world of lawsuits – especially those involving catastrophic injuries. Most people think that anyone can sue anyone else for anything. In reality, however, anyone can file a lawsuit, but not every should. There are high costs involved in terms of spinal cord injuries (SCIs) so it is … Continue reading Spinal Cord Injury: What Qualifies for a Lawsuit?
When you get injured in an accident, the statute of limitations in Ontario is probably the least of your concerns. You would most likely direct your focus towards the pain you are feeling and the emotional trauma you are experiencing. However, understanding the statute of limitations in Ontario is very important to your case. It … Continue reading Statute of Limitations in Ontario: Be in the Know
Everyone is at risk for traumatic brain injury (TBI), especially older adults and children. Those who survive a TBI might face effects that last for a few days to disabilities which can last the rest of their lives. The effects of TBI include impaired movement, thinking or memory, sensation, or emotional functioning. These issues do … Continue reading Traumatic Brain Injury and When It Occurs