Caution - Wet floor

An Example of Contributory Negligence

You’re walking on someone else’s property. The floor is freshly mopped and slippery. You take a fall, breaking bones and causing serious back injuries. In order to sue the property owner, you have to prove they were negligent in some form. Perhaps they should have warned you that the floor was wet and slippery with…


Don’t Crash into a Car Accident Deductible

Having a motor vehicle accident is traumatic enough. But if you decide to seek compensation from the at-fault driver, beware that you don’t have a second collision – with Ontario’s statutory deductible. In this province, you can claim a number of different kinds of compensation for a car accident, including pain and suffering, loss of…


Insurance Companies Cutting Your Benefits Again

The benefits you will lose as of June 1, 2016 A couple of weeks ago I alerted readers to the coming changes to Ontario car insurance. The government of Ontario, in close collaboration with the insurance companies, has planned these changes for motorists. You may recall the letter you received asking you to collaborate on something that will greatly affect…

Albert Conforzi