14 Dec ICBC regional rate increases

A recent article by CBC highlighted the increased financial pressures felt by ICBC customers.http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/icbc-rates-telkwa-1.3834054Darcy Repen, the mayor of the small village of Telkwa in northern British Columbia, plans to file a complaint with B.C.’s Human Rights Tribunal over the unfair...

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23 Nov Rear-end Accidents

The case of Bingul v. Youngson, 2016 BCSC 1868, is one of the few exceptions to the general rule that the driver following another vehicle is responsible when a rear-end collision occurs. In this case, the Plaintiff, Mr. Bingul, alleged that he...

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22 Nov Suing the Ministry of Highways and Transportation

The main issue in the case of Bayfield v. British Columbia (Ministry of Transportation), 2016 BCSC 1965, was whether the Province of British Columbia was liable for causing an accident by negligently designing and constructing a highway median. The Plaintiff was involved...

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