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Go! It’s an Acceleration Lane…

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

I saw it again the other day, a driver who was stopped at the beginning of an acceleration lane patiently signalling and looking for a large gap to join in with the passing traffic. Before you make a comment about gray hair, this could just as easily have been a new driver. I couldn’t tell […]

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‘Like bombs’: Bankrupt company’s air bags still out there

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Takata’s lethally defective air bags proved to be the company’s undoing Monday. But it could take years to get the dangerous devices off the road in the U.S. and around the world. Crushed by lawsuits, fines and recall costs, the Japanese auto parts supplier filed for bankruptcy in Tokyo and Delaware and […]

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$75,000 Non-Pecuniary Assessment for Aggravation of Chronic, Disabling Pre-Existing Condition

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Reasons for judgement were published today by the BC Supreme Court, Vancouver Registry, assessing damages for a collision which aggravated long-standing pre-existing health complications. In today’s case (Cheema v. Khan) the Plaintiff was disabled since 2003 due to arthritis and depression.  She was involved in a 2012 collision that the Defendants admitted fault for.  The […]

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Drivers without insurance push premiums up for others

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Excerpted article was written By Bernice Hillier, CBC News You are running a risk if you drive without vehicle insurance, but it seems that’s a risk some drivers are willing to take. Police in Newfoundland and Labrador say they nab hundreds of drivers each year for operating vehicles without insurance, and that doesn’t take into account how many […]

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4 Ways To Prepare For Water-Related Damage

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Source: IBC: In today’s world of extreme weather events, $1 billion has become the new normal for yearly catastrophic losses – most of this is due to water-related damage. Flooding and related sewer backup damage is costly for homeowners, businesses, municipalities and insurance companies. But, there are steps you can take to help mitigate risk. […]

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Longboard rider faces legal battle after $598 ticket for using electric board

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Longboard rider faces legal battle after $598 ticket for using electric board – ILSTV.com A Vancouver man has pulled the plug on his electric skateboard after receiving a $598 ticket the first time he took it out on the street. Daniel Dahlberg said he was riding the longboard, marketed as a Boosted Board, on Friday, […]

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Economical simplifies its business with changes to legal entities

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Economical simplifies its business with changes to legal entities – ILSTV.com As Economical Insurance continues its journey to become a public company, it is migrating to a simpler legal entity structure while continuing to offer a wide range of products and excellent service to broker partners and customers. Currently, Assurance Economical in Quebec is underwritten […]

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The Ultimate Selfish Driving Act

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

While out for a walk the other afternoon I approached a driver who had stopped in his lane, in a corner, to talk to a couple of pedestrians on the other side of the road. Normally, this is a relatively quiet street but the driver is still making a poor choice. His action was unsafe […]

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$85,000 Non-Pecuniary Assessment for L1 Fracture and Concussion

Monday, June 12th, 2017

Reasons for judgement were released today by the BC Supreme Court, Vancouver Registry, assessing damages for injuries sustained in two collisions. In today’s case (Wiebe v. Weibe) the Plaintiff was involved in two crashes, the first in 2012 the second in 2013.  The first collision caused a fracture at the L1 level of the Plaintiff’s […]

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A cottage agreement can save the family headaches

Monday, June 12th, 2017

TIM CESTNICK | The Globe and Mail There’s a family I know who have a story they’d like to share. Eric, Ben and Emma are siblings who inherited their father’s cottage four years ago when he passed away. They all love spending time at the cottage, and love one another – most of the time. Still, they […]

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