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11 January 2019

Pedestrians, Take Care!

Britni Troy

During the dark winter months it is important that drivers be extra vigilant when it comes to watching out for pedestrians and cyclists.  Poor visibility and wet roads can make it harder to see what’s in your path, and any amount of excessive speed makes drivers less able to stop suddenly if they have to.…

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4 January 2019

B.C. Winter Road Conditions – Beware!

Britni Troy

With winter upon us and many British Columbians hitting the road for the holidays or to hit the slopes, it is important to keep winter driving conditions in mind to ensure the safety of you and your loved ones. Despite Metro Vancouver’s typically mild weather, the winter months can still be unpredictable, and weather conditions…

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27 June 2016

Motor Vehicle Accidents and Temporary Wage Loss Benefits

Britni Troy

In the recent case: Symons v. Insurance Corporation of British Columbia, 2016 BCCA 207 the BC Court of Appeal has considered the issue of when TTD (total temporary disability) benefits may be reinstated after an unsuccessful attempt to return to work. In this case the Plaintiff was injured in a 2008 motor vehicle accident. Initially…

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