April 2017

How Much does an ICBC Lawyer Charge for a Car Accident Claim?

Before hiring a car accident lawyer, make sure you discuss the fee arrangement with him or her. You will need to know specifically whether the lawyer will charge fees on a) the percentage of the settlement or judgment obtained, or b) the number of hours worked by the lawyer and his/her staff. You should also [...]

March 2017

10 Most Common Mistakes to Avoid after a Car Accident

In the unfortunate event that you are involved in a car accident, it’s important to know how to handle the situation to make sure to get things resolved quickly. In the heat of the moment, it’s easy to overreact or to forget important steps that can make the whole process go a little bit smoother. [...]

What Steps to Take with your ICBC Claim

When you are out on the road in British Columbia, it can be hard to control your surroundings at all times. While most people try to be safe and courteous drivers, there are the select few out there on the roads today who may not take the same safety precautions as you. Because of [...]

February 2017

December 2016

$6,000,000.00 Award in Brain Injury Case involving a Negligently Bolted Lamp Post

Reasons for judgment were released on July 19, 2016 in Mackey v. British Columbia, 2016 BCSC 1333 ("Mackey"). The case involved allegations of negligence against the province for damages arising form a negligently maintained lamp post. In particular, the plaintiff was on a site seeing tour of Victoria in 2007 along with a group of [...]