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A Lawyer for Motor Vehicle Claims in Barrie

After the initial shock and stress, car accidents often cause lingering problems. Medical bills and emotional stress can accumulate quickly, and many people lose wages while they recover. Sometimes your insurance may not fully cover your expenses or compensate you for your losses.

If you’ve been in an auto accident, a car accident lawyer in Barrie can discuss your situation with you and determine if you have a legal case.

Seeking Compensation for a Motor Vehicle Accident

Our lawyers have over 30 years of combined legal experience practicing law, and we can help you seek compensation following any type of motor vehicle accident. If you were involved in any of the following accident types, you may be eligible for a settlement:

If you have questions about whether your accident qualifies, feel free to contact us. Our office in Barrie serves people throughout Ontario, including Midland, Collingwood, and Orillia residents.

Let Us Work for You

After your car accident, a motor vehicle accidents lawyer in Barrie can evaluate your case. Your initial consultation is free, so set up an appointment today.

When you meet with us, we discuss:

  How Your Accident Occurred

  Where Your Accident Happened

  How Recently Your Accident Took Place

  Details of Any Injuries You Sustained

Before we proceed with legal action, our goal is for you to understand the process and evaluate your options.

We put in the time necessary to seek a fair settlement for you. Resolving a personal injury claim sometimes takes an extended amount of time, but you pay nothing until we reach a settlement.

Our Motor vehicule blog posts

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    Snow is on its way! Tips for young drivers from our injury lawyers in Barrie

    Car and truck accidents increase in the winter. Slippery roads, bad weather, and darker days make for dangerous driving conditions. Winter driving is even more challenging for new drivers who don’t have as much experience behind the wheel. Here are our top tips for staying safe and avoiding personal injury from our Barrie car and truck accident lawyers.

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    The Destruction of Crucial Evidence: How can you prove your case without it?

    Evidence is the cornerstone of proving any type of legal claim. The courts generally wish to rely on objective facts and tangible evidence rather than solely subjective accounts. But what happens when, for reasons out of your control, the evidence that you must rely on to prove your case no longer exists?

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    Cadieux v Cloutier: Transferrable Costs: Your SAB Costs can be recovered via your Tort Claim

    If you are unfortunate enough to be injured in a car accident, you may find yourself fighting for Statutory Accident Benefits (SABs) while you are also pursuing tort litigation. If this is the case, it is important to know that any SABs you receive from your insurer can be deducted from your tort award. For example, this means that any income replacement benefits you receive can be deducted from the loss of income portion of your tort award. While this may seem frustrating, the courts wish to ensure that plaintiffs are not being compensated twice for the same loss.

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    Loss of Future Income: The Real and Substantial Possibility

    When you suffer an injury that prevents you from continuing to work, a large part of your damage award is often comprised of something called your “loss of future income.” Despite the existence of many online calculators, determining future income loss is rarely straightforward and must involve the consideration of numerous contingencies. Graham v Rourke is an important case that tackles these issues and provides guidance in determining what you might be entitled to in the event of a debilitating accident or injury.

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  • Illustration of adverse cost insurance
    When Should You Consider Buying Adverse Cost Insurance?

    Imagine you are playing a game of poker. In this game, you get dealt an amazing hand, but you don’t have very much money left. Unlike your opponent, who has a seemingly endless amount of money! You want to bet big and win as much as you can but you’re worried that, as unlikely as it may be, that your opponent somehow has a better hand. So, what do you do? Well, the question would be made much simpler if only you had insurance that would protect you if you lost. In the world of litigation, there exists a form of insurance that does protect you in the very kind of situation described above.

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    Whiplash Injuries in Ontario: What to Expect


    It is common to have a whiplash injury in most types of car accidents. The neck is exposed and not restrained by a seatbelt. This injury can be more traumatic if the vehicle’s airbags do not deploy.

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For your convenience, we’re located just minutes from the County Courthouse. Call Littlejohn Barristers today at 705-725-7355 to find out how we can help you in your fight for justice. Our office is in Barrie, but our lawyers are proud to serve Midland, Collingwood, Orillia and surrounding Ontario areas.

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