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 Lawyer 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. Below you will find recent articles that relate to personal injury law in Ontario , insurance news or what’s going on with our injury lawyer Ottawa team. We are a group of Ottawa personal injury lawyers that are actively involved in the Ottawa community. Many of us were born and raised in Ottawa and are raising our own families here.
Are you eligible for Ontario Accident Benefits? What are Accident Benefits ? Have you been in accident? Are you wondering what your options are? In most cases if you reside in Ontario you may be entitled to Accident Benefits. The Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule, otherwise known as SABS is the provincial regulation of benefits. These are standardized benefits that all insurance companies in Ontario provide. The role of Accident Benefits is to provide insurance compensation, regardless of fault, if you, your passengers, or if you are a pedestrian and have suffered a serious injury in an accident. Depending on the… Read More
Ottawa Injury Lawyers provide a brief summary of some of the most important upcoming changes to Ontario Accident Benefits and the License Appeals Tribunal (LAT). Ontario drivers and residents will continue to see an erosion in insurance coverage and Accident Benefits. Here is what you need to know: As of April 1, 2016, accident benefit arbitration applications are to be sent to the Licence Appeals Tribunal (“the LAT”) instead of the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO). Further changes were made in relation to Ontario’s Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule (SABS) for accidents that occur on or after June 1, 2016… Read More
Accident Benefits: Whose insurance company do I use ? If you have been injured in a accident , navigating the insurance process can be tricky. There are many variables that will help determine which insurance company you will be applying to for accident benefits. In Ontario, there are strict timelines for applying for Accident Benefits, and it is important that you report your accident in a timely manner. There are exceptions; however, if you don’t file an accident report within seven days of your accident, you can be denied accident benefits coverage. Once you have reported your accident and requested… Read More
Top Ottawa Injury Lawyer Reviews… There are plenty of Ottawa personal injury lawyers out there and ottawa injury lawyer reviews but our team knows that we are different from the rest. In 2016, so far, we’ve been chosen as Top Injury Law Firs in Ottawa, Consumer Choice Award for Best Lawyer in Ottawa, Faces Award for Top Ottawa Lawyer, just to name a few… Our Ottawa injury lawyers receive a lot of feedback from clients and we are happy to share this feedback with you in the hopes of you getting to our personal injury team a little better. Here… Read More
Ottawa Injury Lawyer David Hollingsworth discusses liability in Lawyers Weekly David Hollingsworth was recently featured in Lawyer’s Weekly, where he discussed joint and several liability. Specifically the article mentioned what can happen when a person is injured by multiple parties. What most people don’t know is that when someone is injured by multiple parties, there may also be multiple insurance policies that can provide compensation. In particular, David highlighted a recent tragic accident that resulted in catastrophic injuries and death. The case highlighted the importance of joint and several liability. The Negligence Act was set up for situations such as this… Read More