Whiplash, or whiplash associated disorder, is one of the most common diagnoses following a motor vehicle accident. Nearly everyone who has been in an accident or knows someone who has been in an accident has heard of whiplash, but what exactly is whiplash?
Personal injury compensation for motor vehicle accidents often focuses on the drivers but passengers are also entitled to make a claim.
In 2017 there were 1,637 collisions in Edmonton caused by a vehicle turning left across the path of oncoming traffic. Unsafe left turns were the second most frequent cause of collisions in Edmonton in 2017, and 20% of those collisions resulted in injuries.
Police in Canada have broad powers to arrest individuals whom they encounter. An arrest is a powerful tool that has serious legal implications for the arrested person. Importantly, an arrested person is not free to leave police custody and can no longer freely go about their business. Attempting to escape a lawful arrest can result in criminal charges, not to mention an unpleasant encounter with police.
At Moustarah & Company we believe in the value of community. It is one of the core and guiding values of our firm and our practice of law. We are eager to raise funds and take part in the 5 km walk on March 2, 2019.
Please consider contributing to our fundraising goals and sponsoring us as we complete this walk. Our current fundraising goal is $5,000 for this very worthy cause. We hope that you will help us to raise funds for some of the most vulnerable and underprivileged members of our community. To sponsor our team, click here to donate!
In this fast-paced day and age, where many traditional business and service models are changing, it is not uncommon for people to be without a family doctor or regular doctor who they see on a consistent basis.
As personal injury lawyers, we cannot emphasize enough the importance of a family doctor, or seeing the same physician on a consistent basis, to a personal injury claim. This blog post outlines the important role that a family doctor has in a personal injury claim.