David Hollingsworth has been an injury lawyer Ottawa residents have turned to for help since 1999.
Our injury lawyer Ottawa team devotes themselves to promoting safety and helping people who have been injured in an accident in Ontario. Since 1999, David Hollingsworth has built a team of experienced Ottawa injury lawyers and accident benefit specialists that serve the Ottawa and eastern Ontario community.
We travel throughout Ottawa and eastern Ontario and meet with people who have been injured and help them understand their legal rights and how best to proceed when it comes to insurance and maximum compensation.
Our Ottawa Injury and Accidents Blog reports on Ottawa accidents, safety information, personal injury law, insurance claims and local Ottawa events. If you have a topic you would like more information on, please contact our injury lawyer Ottawa team and we would be happy to help.
Personal Injury Lawyers in Ottawa share a recent case we’ve settled. Compensation for Chronic Pain Accident Scenario: Our client came to us and wasn’t sure if they had a case or not and wanted some information. Our client was a 38-year-old woman from Gatineau, Quebec. One day, she was a driver in her car and was suddenly cut off by a vehicle that turned left in front of her. Injuries Resulting From Accident: As a result of the accident, our client suffered very serious personal injuries including chronic neck and back pain, anxiety and psychological difficulties. Our personal injury team knew that… Read More
Compensation for Knee Fracture Unfortunately slip and fall accidents happen all the time and the resulting injuries can be very serious. Often times, people who slip and fall are embarrassed and want to leave the premise as quickly as possible and think that their injuries aren’t very serious. Then, typically , several hours later, the adrenaline wears off and the pain sets in. Accident Scenario: Our client was a 37-year-old woman from Ottawa, Ontario. One day she was walking on public property and slipped and fell fracturing her right knee. As time when on, she realised she had fractured her… Read More
Personal injury Ottawa cases and compensation amounts. Compensation for Chronic Pain Chronic Pain is an injury our lawyers see frequently. It often results from an accident and can be debilitating and life altering. Every person who suffers from chronic pain will experience varying amounts of pain. Every accident is unique and our lawyers understand that each and every one of our clients has a unique set of circumstances surrounding their accident and injuries. Accident Scenario: Our team of Ottawa injury lawyers worked closely with our client to ensure she received maximum compensation for her injuries. Our client was a 39-year-old single woman from Cornwall, Ontario. One day, she was… Read More
Motor vehicle accidents and wildlife By: Brent Meadows If you live in Eastern Ontario, it is not uncommon to encounter wildlife when venturing outside of the City, and sometimes within City limits. I frequently hear stories from motorists discussing close encounters with deer and other wildlife during their commutes to and from work. In the City of Ottawa, collisions with deer and other wildlife are quite common. These collisions may result in serious motor vehicle accidents causing personal injuries to those involved. If you are involved in a wildlife motor vehicle accident there are many legal aspects to consider.… Read More
Ottawa Injury Lawyers David Hollingsworth We hate to be the bearer of bad news but we are today. The Ontario government has done it again. To further add to all the reductions in accident benefits that have been made over the last while, they announced even more changes last Thursday. These changes, in our opinion negatively impact Ontario drivers. Changes to Ontario Insurance The changes are known as “The Fighting Fraud and Reducing Automobile Rates Act” and it was passed last week. What’s most disturbing in this Act is the removal of the right of motorists to sue an insurance company after they have… Read More