What is the Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Fund? The Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Fund (MVACF) is the payer of last resort in Ontario and is only available when no claim can be brought against [...]
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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 [...]
On June 1, 2016, the Standard Accident Benefits that are available under all motor vehicle insurance policies in Ontario underwent significant reductions. These reductions applied to all policies [...]