15 May Injured and Unable to Return to Work

In many personal injury cases, the largest award of damages is for a loss of future earning capacity. This is because the Court is attempting to compensate the Plaintiff for all of the lost wages they will forgo in the...

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08 May Single Vehicle Accidents

In most motor vehicle injury cases the injured party is struck by another vehicle. However some cases, such as Gaebel v. Lipka, 2016 BCSC 2391, involve a single vehicle accident.  The Plaintiff passenger, Mr. Gaebel, alleged that the Defendant driver of...

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05 May Causation in Personal Injury Cases

To obtain an award of damages in a personal injury case, one must prove the collision caused the alleged injuries.  In legal terms, this refers to “causation”.Causation was a key issue in Kodelja v. Johal, 2017 BCSC 164.  The Plaintiff alleged...

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