|Wrongful Death Claim when a Family Member suffers Accidental and Preventable Death
||Feb 06, 2019
||When an accident victim suffers fatal injuries caused by negligence, such as a careless driving accident, close family members may file a wrongful death lawsuit. At least one of the grieving families in the Humboldt crash have made a wrongful death claim alleging negligence on the part of the truck driver, trucking company and bus company.
|Impaired Driving is a primary Cause of Wrongful Death
||Jan 07, 2019
||A recent Oakville car accident caused the tragic death of a passenger and resulted in impaired driving charges against the 22-year-old driver. Impaired driving remains a leading cause of driving fatalities and wrongful death.
|Tragic Pedestrian Accidents result in Fatal Injuries for Two Men
||Oct 01, 2018
||Two pedestrian accidents on Highway 24, only 1 day apart, result in death for two men including an Oakville resident.
|A Bee in the Car is not an Excuse for Careless Driving
||Sep 10, 2018
||A man was found guilty of careless driving after he allowed himself to be distracted by a bee in his vehicle and crashed, causing the death of two passengers and serious injuries to two others. If accident victims or family members choose to sue for damages against a careless driver, they may present evidence of a criminal offence or traffic violation such as this one, to prove the defendant’s negligence and liability.
|Compensation in Wrongful Death Claims
||Apr 02, 2018
||Family members of accident victims who are killed or injured in a car accident or another accident caused by another person are entitled to compensation under the Family Law Act.
|Product Liability Case complicated by jurisdictional Issues and multiple Defendants
||Dec 10, 2017
||An Ontario judge denied a motion by a U.S. manufacturer of an airplane engine that caused a plane crash, to have claims against them dismissed for being governed by U.S. law.