SOCIAL MEDIA AND YOUR PERSONAL INJURY CLAIM

Social media has become a part of everyday life for most people, with one report finding that 94% of online Canadian adults have signed up for at least one social media account. While there are many positives to social media, like staying in touch with friends and family, in a personal injury case, social media can impact your personal injury claim in many negative ways, and not all are obvious. The intention behind this blog post is to point out some of the dangers of social media and how it may seriously impact your personal injury claim in a negative way and also provide you with some easy tips on how to avoid those traps. Continue Reading

WHEN SHOULD YOU HIRE A LAWYER?

WHY SHOULD YOU HIRE A LAWYER?

  • An experienced personal injury lawyer can help you get the treatment you need.
  • Your personal injury lawyer will deal with the at-fault insurance company, so you don’t have to.
  • A personal injury lawyer will collect the medical reports and any other evidence required to prove what injuries you suffered and how bad they are.
  • An experienced personal injury lawyer will know what your claim is worth and will advise you on what you can do to ensure you receive the maximum compensation available for your injuries.
  • An experienced personal injury lawyer will ensure that you are compensated for any loss of wages, future cost of care, and loss of earning capacity you may have suffered.
  • A personal injury lawyer must file a lawsuit on your behalf if your claim is not settled within 2 years.
  • An experienced personal injury lawyer should be able to take the necessary steps to take your claim to trial if necessary.

WHEN SHOULD YOU HIRE A LAWYER?

1) As Early As Possible

Hiring an experienced personal injury lawyer as early as possible will ensure that you get the treatment you need and that you are compensated fairly. Continue Reading