Hit and run accidents are defined as such because the at-fault motorist cannot be identified.
Typically, the at-fault driver leaves the scene of an accident without providing information to the other individuals involved.
If you’ve been involved in a hit and run, even if you do not know the identity of the at-fault driver, you may still be able to bring a claim.
However, there are clear requirements that must be met.
On May 1,2021 ICBC is enacting a new no-fault insurance model. This model is referred as an “enhanced care”, individuals involved in car accidents in British Columbia will no longer be able to sue for injuries.
Insurance brokers have a duty to give sound insurance advice. In a commercial insurance context, brokers are required to know the in/out of a clients’ business in order to source and secure the proper insurance coverage.
Many businesses have been forced to close, limit their hours, or reduce their capacity. Despite a vaccine, the economic impact will likely continue, particularly in the face of new strains of the virus.
On January 28, 2021, the Ontario Superior Court addressed “inadequacies in current legal responses to internet defamation and harassment” by creating a new tort of internet harassment and cyber bullying.