29 Aug Post-Collision Fertility Issues

In Wilhelmson v. Dumma, 2017 BCSC 616, the Court considered damages for a young female Plaintiff.  She was the sole survivor of a horrendous, high-speed, head-on collision that killed three other people, including her boyfriend.  An air ambulance transported her...

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25 Aug Psychiatric Medication Post-Collision

In the case of Wilhelmson v. Dumma, 2017 BCSC 616, the Plaintiff was the sole survivor of a horrendous, high-speed collision that killed three other people, including her boyfriend. She had to be resuscitated at the scene and was airlifted...

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22 Aug Self-Represented Cyclist Loses Claims

Sometimes Plaintiffs decide not to hire a lawyer and instead represent themselves in their personal injury cases.  In the case of Jurisevic v. Rideout, 2013 BCSC 823, the Plaintiff had been in 12 road accidents between 1996 and 2012.  In the...

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09 Aug Commercial Host Liability

When people drink in a commercial establishment, does the bar or restaurant have a duty to ensure that they don’t leave the premises drunk and then drive? The Court considered this issue in Widdowson v. Rockwell, 2017 BCSC 385.On the day...

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