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.
Reducing Ottawa Cycling Accidents If you haven’t heard by now, the rules of road are still changing. As of June 21st, Ottawa police began testing the one meter rule that was passed as part of Ontario’s “Making Ontario’s Roads Safer Act” back in September of 2015. The act was designed to make roads safer for everyone, especially cyclists. The idea behind the act is that if drivers remember to leave 1 metre between themselves and a cyclists when passing to ensure a safe passing, fewer cycling accidents will occur. Ontario drivers who violate this law can face a $180 fine and… Read More
Out of Province Accident? Will you need to hire a local personal injury lawyer ? Our Ottawa injury lawyers often receive calls from Ontario residents who were travelling and got into an out of province accident. The question then becomes do I need to hire an Ontario personal injury lawyer or a lawyer from the province or country where I was injured? For instance, many people who live in Quebec work in Ontario and driver regularly in Ontario. What happens when they get into an accident in Ottawa but they have Quebec insurance? The answer is somewhat complicated for an… Read More
Thank you from our Ottawa injury lawyers and our team… Our entire Ottawa injury team of lawyers, paralegals, accident benefit specialists and law clerks pride ourselves on the work we do. We work hard to ensure that our clients and their families are receiving the support that they need. This support sometimes as a service, support or compensation. David Hollingsworth was born and raised in Ottawa and has consequently developed a network of top professionals to assist our clients. Whether it be us working with our clients’ physicians, nurses, social workers, physiotherapists, psychologists, psychiatrists, occupational therapists or physiatrists, we know that they… Read More
How often is “dooring” involved in Ottawa cycling accidents? Our injury lawyers are getting way too many calls about Ottawa cycling accidents . Now that the warm weather has finally arrived , more and more people are out on their bikes. With more and more bicycles out, there are inevitably more accidents. There are many steps one can take to try to stay safe and accident free, while riding on a bicycle. For some bicycle safety tips you can visit previous posts we’ve written here. Today , we wanted to discuss “dooring” . Dooring is sadly a common cause of… Read More
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