WSIB claims and cancer ?

WSIB claims Extension of presumption for entitlement for cancers in firefighters. What do WSIB claims and cancer have in common ? Ontario has made it easier for firefighters to get the help and care they need by extending the presumption for entitlement to benefits to cervical, ovarian and penile cancers. “Firefighters are vital to keeping […]

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Ottawa lawyer David Hollingsworth explains maximum award for pain and suffering compensation in Ontario.

Ottawa Personal Injury Lawyer David Hollingsworth and Associates: lawyers for Ontario accident victims. Compensation for Pain and Suffering in Ontario Ontario Insurance. There are  two types of damage compensation in Ontario: pecuniary damages and non-pecuniary. Pecuniary damages can be calculated and non-pecuniary damages cannot be calculated. Damages for Pain and Suffering in Ontario (Non-Pecuniary Damages) […]

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Ottawa Bicycle Accidents, Cycling safety in Ottawa : What to look for in a helmet.

Ottawa Bicycle Accidents Lawyer Did you know that bicycle helmets can prevent up to 88 % of brain injuries when used properly? Sadly,  Ottawa bicycle accidents can  happen anywhere, anytime. Earlier this month, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson announced June 5, 2011 as Helmet Day in the City of Ottawa to support the avoidance of personal injuries and to emphasize […]

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Ottawa Ontario Whiplash Accident Compensation Lawyer

Ottawa whiplash compensation lawyer David Hollingsworth… Our Ottawa injury lawyers receive many calls asking about whiplash  every day from people asking me what compensation is available.  Unfortunately, there isn’t one clear “cookie-cutter” answer.  Yes, in Ontario, accident victims can receive compensation for whiplash.  The amount, however, will depend on a variety of variables such as the […]

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Social Host Liability..Do whatever it takes to keep your guests safe..Ottawa lawyer David Hollingsworth

Social Host Liability It’s that time of year again- Holiday parties and family get togethers.  It is also the time of year when people are more social and therefore are sometimes drinking more.  One question I am often asked  as an Ontario personal injury lawyer concerns social host’s responsibility. Many people want to know if […]

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