In Ontario the winning party to a lawsuit can generally expect that the losing party will be ordered to pay a portion of their legal costs. A first pay insurance policy protects plaintiffs from [...]
Vicarious liability: You are liable for the actions of people who have “possession” of your vehicle with your “consent”.
If you allow another person to take possession of your motor vehicle you will be held liable for any damages caused by the negligent operation of the vehicle. It is therefore important to [...]
On July 1, 2016 significant reductions in the Standard Accident Benefits (which are part of every Ontario automobile insurance policy) came into force. These are the benefits that are available [...]
Canadians travel to the United States regularly and in the winter months “snowbirds” flock to the southern states in their cars. Seldom do these motorists consider what it would mean if they were [...]
There has been a steady reduction in the damages that innocent motor vehicle accident victims recover from the at fault driver. The Ontario Government, working with the insurance industry, has [...]
Changes to the Ontario Insurance Act that will directly impact on your Auto Insurance Benefits – Consumers Beware
Effective June 1, 2016, the Ontario Government has introduced changes to the automobile insurance system which will greatly affect the coverage consumers select and the price they will pay for [...]