Are You Eligible To File A Claim For Income Replacement Benefits?

If you have recently sustained an injury in a motor vehicle collision and are no incapable of completing major work-related tasks, then you may be in a position in which you can file a claim for income replacement benefits throughout your recovery. Regardless of which type of insurance policy you are covered by, income replacement benefits are always included in the statutory accident benefits, which provide coverage, if you are found liable for causing the accident that left you injured. (more…)

Tips When Your Car Has Been Declared A Total Loss By Your Insurer

Following your involvement in a motor vehicle collision, your car will be evaluated by the insurance company. If this results in your car being declared a total loss, there is a chance that you will not agree with this ruling. Thus, what do you do when that happens? How did the insurer come to this ruling in the first place? And who will pay for the damages? These and other questions will be answered below. (more…)

Do Your Driving Skills Get Affected When You Smoke Marijuana?

During the past couple years, a series of studies have been used, in order to obtain an answer to the question in the title. The first such study used simulators, which caused the user to feel as though he or she were actually sitting at the steering wheel in a motored vehicle. If a subject used cannabis, his or her psycho motor skills demonstrated a diminished level of performance. (more…)

Situation Surrounding Truck Safety And Wide Turns

It is well known that handling semi-trailers and 18-wheelers is difficult and thus require special training. Due to the additional length and weight, these types of vehicles need a much wider turning radius which leads to especially large blind spots. Because of this, wide turns significantly heighten the likelihood of collisions which in turn leads to an increased risk of personal injury. Most cities in Ontario are even more demanding of truck drivers due to the lack of space along turns and the increase in traffic density. (more…)