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Union says Canada Post must deal with 'injury crisis' to end walkouts Canada Post, Toronto Star, Personal Injury Lawyer, Current News, Positivity, Sayings, Lyrics, Word Of Wisdom, Quotations

Union Says Canada Post Must Deal With 'Injury Crisis' to End Walkouts

Canada Post's latest contract offers to its workers contain positives but not enough to put an end to rotating walkouts, the head of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers said Thursday.

Accessible Canada Act is too weak to be effective, advocates say Toronto Star, Personal Injury Lawyer, Current News, You Deserve, Acting, It Hurts, Canada, Sayings, Lyrics

Accessible Canada Act is Too Weak to be Effective, Advocates Say

The cautious optimism that prevailed in Canada's disabled community when the federal government tabled historic accessibility legislation earlier this year has given way to widespread concern that the law won't lead to meaningful change.

Head injuries from pro hockey a ‘hotly litigated matter’ Pro Hockey, Head Injury, Toronto Star, Personal Injury Lawyer, National Hockey League, Current News, Football Players, Nfl

Head Injuries From Pro Hockey A 'Hotly Litigated Matter'

The National Hockey League announced a tentative $18.9 million settlement Monday with more than 300 retired players who sued the league and accused it of failing to protect them from head injuries or warning them of the risks involved with…

A #Ontario insurer is calling for a more laws that would protect citizens from different forms of car insurance fraud. While fraud is already a federal criminal offence, the company is asking for non-criminal provincial offences.“As an industry we need a new set of provincial offences that will allow for the efficient and effective prosecution of fraud,” said a representative from the insurance company. Toronto Star, Flying Car, Personal Injury Lawyer, Current News, New Set, Car Insurance, Ontario, It Hurts, Federal

Insurer Pushing For New Auto Fraud Laws

The flying cars depicted in science fiction classics such as “Blade Runner” and “The Fifth Element” have long been seen as flights of fancy, but their arrival is closer than you think. At least a dozen companies are prototyping or…

Flying cars may appear in urban skies by 2023 First International, Toronto Star, Flying Car, Personal Injury Lawyer, Sci Fi Movies, Current News, Working Hard, Blade Runner, Fort Worth

Flying Cars May Appear in Urban Skies by 2023

The flying cars depicted in science fiction classics such as “Blade Runner” and “The Fifth Element” have long been seen as flights of fancy, but their arrival is closer than you think. At least a dozen companies are prototyping or…

TORONTO – Uber Technologies Inc. says its self-driving vehicles have returned to the streets of Toronto in a modified program after it halted testing earlier this year when one of its autonomous vehicles struck and killed a pedestrian in Arizona. Toronto Star, Personal Injury Lawyer, Self Driving, Current News, Pedestrian, Uber, Resume, Arizona, It Hurts

Uber Autonomous Vehicle Testing Resumes In Toronto

TORONTO – Uber Technologies Inc. says its self-driving vehicles have returned to the streets of Toronto in a modified program after it halted testing earlier this year when one of its autonomous vehicles struck and killed a pedestrian in Arizona.…

Why this simple collision claim needed multiple forensic reports Toronto Star, Personal Injury Lawyer, Forensics, Current News, Engineering, Simple, Mechanical Engineering, Architectural Engineering

Why This Simple Collision Claim Needed Multiple Forensic Reports

A motorist who was successfully sued for rear-ending a vehicle on an icy road has to reimburse the plaintiff $23,000 for forensic engineering reports. Margaret Ozimkowski was driving home from work Jan. 23, 2012 after dusk in freezing rain. She was…

A community in northern Ontario ranks as the safest for drivers in Canada, with an average vehicle collision rate of according to data from the Allstate Insurance Company of Canada. Personal Injury Lawyer, Current News, Community, Vehicles, Vehicle

Which Canadian Community Has The Lowest Vehicle Collision Rate

A community in northern Ontario ranks as the safest for drivers in Canada, with an average vehicle collision rate of 3.8%, according to data from the Allstate Insurance Company of Canada. The 10th Annual Allstate Canada Safe Driving Study found…

Throughout the years the number of people drinking while impaired in Canada has fluctuated, but is progress being made when it comes to decreasing the amount of drunk drivers? Personal Injury Lawyer, Current News, Drinking, Numbers, Things To Come, Canada, People, Beverage, Drink

Is the Number of Drunk Drivers in Canada Decreasing

The number of Canadians who died in a crash involving a “drinking driver” has generally decreased in recent years, but rose again in 2015, according to recent research. In 1995, 1,057 Canadians (excluding British Columbians) were killed in road crashes…

CAA South Central Ontario (CAA SCO) has launched a cannabis education campaign geared toward young drivers. Research from CAA shows that there is a gap in awareness of the effects of using cannabis, specifically in young men. Toronto Star, Personal Injury Lawyer, Under The Influence, Current News, Cannabis, Ontario, Goal, Campaign, Southern

CAA Launches Cannabis Education Campaign For Young Drivers

CAA South Central Ontario (CAA SCO) has launched a cannabis education campaign geared toward young drivers. Research from CAA shows that there is a gap in awareness of the effects of using cannabis, specifically in young men. Men aged 25…

Ontario has the second highest auto insurance rates in the country, but are they fair prices? A 2018 report by the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association, suggests drivers in Ontario over pay for insurance. Shop Insurance, Cheap Car Insurance, Supplemental Health Insurance, Personal Injury Lawyer, Ontario, Lawyers, Country, Current News

Ontario Motorists Overpaid $5B Over Five Years For Auto Insurance

Ontario drivers may have overpaid as much as $5 billion on their auto insurance premiums over the past five years, according to a report released Tuesday by…

In a recent divided ruling over the constitutional rights of drivers suspected of being impaired after causing an accident, the Supreme Court of Canada has narrowly upheld the conviction of an Ontario woman who operated a boat after drinking. Toronto Star, Constitutional Rights, Personal Injury Lawyer, Current News, Supreme Court, Drinking, Boat, Beverage, Dinghy

Drinking And Boating Accident Sparks Disagreement Among Judges

In a recent divided ruling over the constitutional rights of drivers suspected of being impaired after causing an accident, the Supreme Court of Canada has narrowly upheld the conviction of an Ontario woman who operated a boat after drinking. R.…

MPPs’ bills aim to end auto insurance postal code ‘discrimination’ Auto Insurance Companies, Car Insurance, Toronto Star, Personal Injury Lawyer, Current News, Coding, Programming

MPP' Bills Aim To End Auto Insurance Postal Code 'Discrimination'

TORONTO — Two Ontario legislators from different parties introduced separate bills on Monday aimed at stopping auto insurance companies from charging drivers…

Fraud inflating auto insurance rates, Ontario drivers say Toronto Star, Personal Injury Lawyer, Current News, Local News, Car Insurance, Ontario

Fraud Inflating Auto Insurance Rates, Ontario Drivers Say

Most Ontarians believe there is wide-spread fraud in the auto insurance industry that needs fixing, a new survey shows.

Vancouver Police issued nearly distracted driving tickets in 1 month Distracted Driving, Toronto Star, Personal Injury Lawyer, Current News, Local News, Vancouver, You Got This, Police, It Hurts

Singing Could Get You A Careless Driving Charge

Peel Police would like you to stop sleeping behind the wheel.

Road safety forums target impaired and distracted driving Distracted Driving, Toronto Star, Personal Injury Lawyer, Current News, Local News, Brewery, Safety, Security Guard

Road Safety Forums Target Impaired and Distracted Driving

Labatt Breweries of Canada and community partners have launched nation-wide forums to promote road safety by tackling issues like impaired and distracted…