The Tomec Decision

Did you know that if you’re injured in a motor vehicle accident in Ontario, you’re entitled to Statutory Accident Benefits (SABS) regardless of who was at fault? For non-catastrophic injuries, there’s a limit on how long you can receive those benefits. The amount and type of benefits you’re entitled to and the limitations change if […]

Pain and Suffering – Tort Threshold Test

In the US, tort litigation costs Americans more than $250 billion. The tort litigation climate in Ontario is markedly different. In personal injury cases resulting from motor vehicle accidents, for example, Ontario courts have installed what’s known as a threshold. This threshold determines what you can pursue in terms of compensation for pain and suffering. […]