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December 11, 2017

Winter conditions in Ontario bring an increased risk of slip and fall injuries on an icy surface. While for many people these falls result in nothing worse than minor bruising and embarrassment, for others, a fall could result in a major injury. Elderly people are especially at risk, as a fall could mean a broken hip or worse.

If you were injured on a public sidewalk or roadway, you may be wondering if you can sue for compensation for your injuries. The answer is often yes. Call Findlay Personal Injury Lawyers today at 855-862-7258 for a free legal consultation to see if your circumstances merit a lawsuit.

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November 28, 2017

If a loved one dies as a result of the negligence of someone else, it can be a devastating experience both emotionally and financially. Although the last thing you may want to think about is recovering compensation through a wrongful death lawsuit, this compensation can help you and your family make it through the hard times without the extra stress of financial burdens.

Findlay Personal Injury Lawyers understand what you are going through, and will treat you with compassion and care through the entire process while fighting for your right to compensation. Call us at 855-862-7258 for your free legal consultation....

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November 14, 2017

If you've been injured in a slip and fall accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your damages. These cases are very complex and you'll need the assistance of an experienced lawyer who can protect your rights. We've prepared an infographic to help you understand some of the basics about these cases.

Please contact Findlay Personal Injury Lawyers using the form on this page or call 855-862-7258 today to schedule your free slip and fall accident consultation. We serve clients in Hamilton, Brantford, Burlington, Stoney Creek, Niagara Falls and the surrounding areas of Ontario.

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November 09, 2017

At Findlay Personal Injury Lawyers, we understand the financial burdens impacting injured victims. We also believe that you deserve access to the protections afforded by our legal system, regardless of your financial situation. That's why all of our personal injury cases are handled on a contingency fee basis.

With a contingency fee structure, you don't pay anything unless you recover compensation for your damages. Our fee will consist of a percentage of your settlement. In addition, we lay out all legal costs throughout the case, allowing you to put your financial resources to medical bills and rehabilitation.

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October 26, 2017

Slip and fall accidents are very common. They can occur for a variety of reasons, and they have the potential to result in serious injuries requiring costly medical bills and a length recovery time.

If you've been injured in a slip and fall accident, it's possible that you may be entitled to file a lawsuit to recover compensation for your damages. However, it's important to understand that these cases can be very difficult to prove, and you'll need the help of an experienced lawyer to ensure your rights are protected.

Criteria for a Valid Slip and Fall Claim

Slip and fall accidents are covered under premises liability law,...

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October 16, 2017

Car accidents can be stressful events, and it's often difficult to think clearly immediately following the collision. However, the steps you take after a car accident can significantly impact your ability to recover compensation at a later date. Do you know what you need to do during these critical moments?

We've created the following quiz to test your knowledge of what needs to be done after you're involved in an accident. We encourage you to take the quiz to see how prepared you are in the unfortunate event that you get into a collision with another vehicle.

If you've been injured in a car accident, you may be...

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October 03, 2017

Technological innovations are changing the way we live our lives. Not only is technology impacting our daily tasks and routines, but it is changing the way most professions and industries conduct business. The legal field is no different. In recent years, lawyers, insurance companies and courts have leveraged the benefits of technology to do their jobs more effectively.

At Findlay Personal Injury Lawyers, we readily embrace the technological innovations available to us in order to provide our clients with the best possible results. This is just one of the ways we strive to provide you with the top notch legal service you deserve....

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September 27, 2017

In most instances, the driver who is at fault for a car accident is liable for any damages caused by the collision. However, determining liability often becomes more complicated when the car accident is caused by someone who is driving for work and/or operating a company vehicle. In these situations, the following questions may arise:

  • Who is responsible for damages caused by the accident?
  • Whose insurance company is responsible for paying out any settlements?
  • Are there any other special benefits, such as workers’ compensation, available?
  • What role does negligence play in determining liability?
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September 20, 2017

If you’ve been injured in a car accident, you may be eligible to file a lawsuit in order to recover compensation for the damages you incurred as part of the accident. Often, these lawsuits are essential to ensuring that your compensation adequately covers the massive financial burdens associated with medical bills, property damage and lost wages following your car accident. Unfortunately, what many people don’t realize is that Ontario law prevents injured victims from recovering the full compensation to which they’re entitled in many instances.

Ontario’s Insurance Act allows the insurance company to keep a certain portion of your...

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August 31, 2017

Distracted driving has become a serious problem in recent years and is now one of the leading causes of car accidents. Driving involves tremendous focus and attention in order to ensure the safety of all others sharing the road. When a driver becomes distracted, the consequences can be catastrophic for the victims of an ensuing collision.

Cell phone usage while driving is by far the most common form of distracted driving. It’s become increasingly common for drivers to talk and text behind the wheel. Studies have found that texting while driving is six times more likely to cause a car accident than driving while intoxicated. Talking...

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