Dog Attacks: Oshawa Injury Lawyers Explain Your Legal Rights

Sudden dog attacks are often extremely traumatic and can leave the victim with significant injuries including infection, scarring, and emotional or psychological complications. In fact, a single dog bite has the potential to cause serious, lasting personal injuries. Did you know that in Ontario, a dog owner is financially liable for damages resulting from a dog bite or dog attack? Oshawa injury lawyers at our law firm want you to know the law and your legal rights when it comes to dog attacks and dog bite injuries.

4 reasons you should always wear a motorcycle helmet 

Ontario roads and highways in the summer seem to be made for cruising on a motorcycle. If you’re a rider, you probably love the feeling of hitting the open road. However, riding comes with some risks, so it’s important to wear the proper safety gear. Your helmet is the most important bit of equipment and here are four compelling reasons to always wear one when riding your motorcycle.

When should I consult a personal injury lawyer?

Personal injury law isn’t limited to helping victims of car accidents. Anyone who’s been injured as a result of someone else’s actions has a right to fair legal representation. If you’ve experienced any of the situations below, the lawyers from Kitchen Simeson Belliveau LLP may be able to fight for your right to fair compensation.

What not to do if you’re in a motor vehicle accident

Being in an accident can be stressful. Aside from the potential injuries and temporary loss of transportation, you also have to deal with insurance claims and with the other people involved. You might know you should exchange information with the other parties and call your insurance company, but it’s just as important to know what not to do. Here’s what you shouldn’t do if you’re involved in a motor vehicle accident.

5 Things to prepare before calling a personal injury lawyer

When it comes to receiving compensation for your accident, there are many details that need to be handled carefully and you should consult a professional. At Kitchen Simeson Belliveau, we take care of the whole process when you get involved in an accident. In the aftermath of an accident, you might be left unable to work for long periods of time, or maybe you need long-term physical therapy. Whatever the case may be, here are 5 things you should have ready before deciding to call a personal injury lawyer.