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Ottawa weather conditions, 10 cm of snow fall expected. Ottawa lawyer David Hollingsworth reminding you to drive, bike and walk safely and get out your snow tires.
Posted by Ottawa Personal Injury Lawyer, Ottawa Accident Lawyer, David Hollingsworth in Ottawa Injury and Accidents, Ottawa Resources, safety on November 21st, 2011
Well Ottawa..it’s coming…Ottawa’s first significant snowfall of the season is coming tomorrow night and it sounds like it could be a messy one. Environment Canada has issued a weather alert for Tuesday night that warns us all to be cautious for the first winter storm of the fall. The winter alert indicated that snow and possibly freezing rain are possible from Belleville to Prescott and Russell to Bon Echo Park, including the City of Ottawa and Gatineau. They are calling for close to ten centimetres of snow may be possible in some areas by Wednesday morning. Cold air means that precipitation will fall as either snow or a mix of snow and rain, with a chance of freezing rain.
Please be careful out there on the roads..It’s easy to forget how slippery the roads can be. If you don’t already have an appointment to get those winter tires on, now is the time!
A note to pedestrians and cyclist. ..Please be extra cautious and really be aware of the cars and vehicles around you. Wait and check before crossing the street, even if it indicates for you to go. Cars may be skidding through that intersection.
———————- The Ottawa Injury Blog is written regularly by Ontario personal injury lawyer David Hollingsworth. Since 1999, David has been an Ottawa injury lawyer representing Ottawa accident victims and the families of accident victims who have lost a loved one in an Ontario accident. This blog reports on accidents in eastern Ontario, personal injury issues, local Ottawa news and events and various news that relates to Ottawa, accidents and personal injury. Visit www.ottawainjury.ca for more information. If you have a question, feel free to call or email email@example.com (613) 978-9549
Ottawa Ontario Personal injury lawyer David Hollingsworth, Ottawa Weather Conditions
Posted by Ottawa Personal Injury Lawyer, Ottawa Accident Lawyer, David Hollingsworth in Ottawa Injury and Accidents, Ottawa Resources, safety on May 27th, 2011
Ottawa Law Firms – Ottawa Personal Injury Lawyer David Hollingsworth…As an Ontario Personal Injury Lawyer, I applaud and support the efforts made by the Ottawa Police to make our Ottawa streets a safer place….The Ottawa Police Service will participate in Canada Road Safety Week which runs from May 16 to May 23. In 2010, there were 30 fatal car accidents that resulted in the deaths of 34 people in the Ottawa community. Consequently, the Ottawa Police have made traffic safety a high priority through various initiatives. One program the Ottawa Police have put in place is the RIDE (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) Programs during the evenings of Thursday May 19th and Friday May 20th. The RIDE Program in Ontario is led by the police community which runs all year long and involves random police spot checks where vehicles are stopped and drivers are checked for impaired driving.
Ottawa Police are also actively engaged in Project E.R.A.S.E. (Eliminate Racing Activity on Streets Everywhere) a collaborative effort of 22 police services, the Ontario Ministry of Transportation and the Ontario Ministry of the Environment whose goal is to change poor driver behavior through education and strategic enforcement. Sadly, since 1999 48 people have been killed in Ontario as a result of street racing activities . In addition, excessive speed continues to be the leading contributing factor in fatal car accidents.
During Canada’s Road Safety Week, Ottawa police will focus on 4 issues:
- Drinking and driving.
- Seat belts and child restraints.
- Aggressive driving, driving at unsafe speeds, following too closely or running red lights and stop signs.
- Distracted Driving
As an Ottawa personal injury lawyer and along with the Ottawa Police, encourage everyone on our roadways to work towards making our Ottawa roads and Ontario roads the safest in the world. Let’s do it Ottawa !
Ottawa Ontario Personal Injury Lawyer David Hollingsworth has been helping Ottawa and Ontario accident victims since 1999. With his extensive experience and knowledge of relevant accident and personal injury issues, he has recovered millions of dollars in settlements on behalf of his personal injury clients. David has the experience and skill to obtain maximum compensation for his personal injury clients. David offers free consultations and makes home visits or hospital visits. Visit www.ottawainjury.ca for more information. David understands, he cares and he is here to help.
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Posted by Ottawa Personal Injury Lawyer, Ottawa Accident Lawyer, David Hollingsworth in Kingston Accidents, Ottawa Car Accidents, Ottawa Injury and Accidents on October 15th, 2010
CORNWALL Personal Injury Lawyer David Hollingsworth, Ontario Personal Injury Lawyers.. — The Ontario Provincial Police had closed the eastbound lanes of Highway 401 in two places after two serious Ontario car accidents Monday afternoon.
In the first instance, one person was killed and three were injured in a single-vehicle crash near Long Sault, just west of Cornwall. The gender and age of the victim were not released. The driver of the vehicle and two others were taken to hospital in Cornwall. That accident happened close to 3 p.m., and the closure at the Long Sault eastbound exit was expected to last until 7 p.m.
The second crash has forced the shutdown of the eastbound lanes in the Port Hope-Cobourg area, the OPP said. The eastbound lanes there were expected to remain closed until about 10 p.m., forcing traffic to detour onto Highway.
I am truly sorry to the family of the deceased victim and I wish for a full recovery for the other accident vicitms.
———————————————————————————————————————————————————————-David Hollingsworth, Ottawa Ontario Personal Injury Lawyer is dedicated to helping Ottawa and Ontario accident victims and has been since 1999. Because his practice focuses on personal injury, he is able to keep abreast of all related Ontario personal injury cases, laws and regulations. David dedicates himself to helping accident victims and their families because he knows how to make a difference in their lives at a particularly difficult and stressful time. Having lived through a life altering accident himself, David is dedicated to obtaining maximum compensation for his personal injury clients and their families and releaving them of any stress he can. David offers free consultations and makes home or hospital visits. Visit www.ottawainjury.ca for more information.
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Changes to Ontario insurance rates may result in lack of insurance for personal injuries, Ottawa Lawyer David Hollingsworth
Posted by Ottawa Personal Injury Lawyer, Ottawa Accident Lawyer, David Hollingsworth in Accident Benefits Insurance Claims, Ottawa Resources, Personal Injury Claims on August 17th, 2010
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IMPORTANT TIPS FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY RE: ONTARIO’S NEW AUTO INSURANCE RATES
Hello everyone, I would like to share a quick note with you regarding Ottawa’s new auto insurance policy and what it will mean for you and your family, which is set to change for September. I am urging all my family and friends to be careful not to blindly accept the lowest possible Ontario auto insurance coverage just to save a few bucks – get the facts to be informed!
Basically, the new policy acts to lower the minimum required rehabilitation coverage in our province by 50%, from $100,000 to $50,000. Furthermore, your coverage for the treatment of minor injuries now has a cap of $3,500. Settling for the new basic insurance package could mean that you or your loved ones are left to suffer after a personal injury in our province, without the adequate rehabilitative services that you will require. There could be a slight dip in auto insurance rates for some drivers when the new rates kick in, but depending on how, where, and why you drive (and who insures you), the average decrease in Ontario auto insurance will be somewhere in the realm of 0.01% to 7%. This means that you could see no change at all in your rates, but would still lose out on important features that would protect you in the event of an auto accident – a time when you will require as much help as possible to help you in your recovery.
$3,500 CAP for “MINOR INJURIES”.
The cap of $3,500 is not adequate in any way to deal with the majority of minor personal injuries, especially given that so called “minor” injuries can become worse over time. The new policy defines minor injuries to include such things as a sprain, strain, whiplash, contusion, abrasion, laceration, partial dislocation of a joint or organ and any pathological condition resulting from a personal injury. This list is not inclusive enough to include many coverage benefits that you will require and I would recommend to you that you read your terms carefully to ensure that you can keep the current accident benefits, because although you will be paying a bit more, it will act to protect you by safeguarding your interests. I estimate it would cost approximately $150 more per year on a one-driver, one-vehicle plan, depending on the insurance company. If you consider the benefits this is a good choice, because even though it seems like you’re paying a bit extra of your hard earned cash, consider the enormous costs of treatment you would lose out on if you experience personal injury from an auto accident and are left to handle all the financial costs for yourself. Drivers in Ontario with an existing policy will receive the same coverage after September 1st, until that policy expires. Those are the facts to consider. Ultimately, my hope is that you and your family will continue to be safe and will have the coverage that you need if you are ever involved in the unfortunate circumstance of an auto injury. Please be safe and take care.
Ottawa personal injury lawyer David Hollingsworth has been dedicated to helping Ontario accident victims and their families get the support and help needed for their personal injuries. With over a decade of experience, David has forged strong relationships with medical doctors, social workers, psychologists, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, other treating health practitioners and the support network involved with his clients. David is happy to discuss all Ontario accidents and can help determine what one needs and is entitled to when rebuilding a life after an accident, free of charge 613 978-9549 or 613 237-4922 ext 203 or visit www.ottawainjury.ca for more information.
Ottawa Ontario motorcycle accident lawyer David Hollingsworth, Ottawa bike accident lawyer David Hollingsworth…I came across this information on a related website and found it very valuable. I have changed some of the information to make it relevant to Ontario accident victims. Did you know that one of the most common causes of motorcycle and bike accidents is when a car turns left in front of a motorcycle. Did you know that turning left is one of the most common types of car accidents for motorcyclists, often resulting in serious personal injury. As an experienced Ottawa Ontario personal injury attorney, I have seen similar Ontario motorcycle accidents resulting in serious personal injury for the motorcycle rider occur repeatedly. Often times the driver of the car does not see the motorcyclist. Motorcyclists simply do not have the same protection and therefore are ususally the ones with the more serious personal injury after the accident. Hiring the best Ontario accident injury lawyer after any motorcycle crash or accident resulting in serious personal injury is crucial. The best Ontario personal injury lawyers, are experienced in Ontario motorcycle accident law and know how best to represent you with your insurance compnay to get you maximum compensation after your motorcycle accident. The best Ontario personal injury lawyers can not only get you financial compensation, they can help get you housekeeping, caregiving, medical expenses, lost time at work, out of pocket expenses and many other accident benefits you may be entitled to.
An experienced Ottawa Ontario motorcycle accident attorney can help explain your rights and give you a free consultations to help you get started with your Ontario insurance claim. In any motorcycle accident lawsuit or insurance claim, it is extremely important to document these cases properly, ensuring that evidence is gathered efficiently and completely. Ottawa personal injury lawyer David Hollingsworth and his personal injury team can help with accidents and personal injuries throughout Ontario and if needed will travel to you.
Although David Hollingsworth’s office is located in Ottawa, he also takes personal injury cases and will travel to the following areas in Ontario… Alexandria, Arnprior, Belleville, Brockville, Clarence Creek, Cornwall, Embrun, Gananogue, Hawkesbury, Kemptville, Kingston L’Orignal, Morrisburg, Napanee, North Gower, Pembroke, Perth, Peterborough, Picton, Prescott, Renfrew, Richmond, Russell, Smith Falls, and Tweed and all cities, communities, districts, municipalities, regions, towns, townships and villages in between.
Throughout the last decade, David Hollingsworth has helped many accident victims with serious injury or head injury get their lives back on track after a motorcycle accident. As one of many Ontario personal injury lawyers, David Hollingsworth has been helping motorcycle accident victims and Ontario accident victims get the help they need and are entitled to after an accident. If you or a loved one has been involved in an Ontario motorcycle accident or an Ontario accident and have suffered serious personal injury or even a wrongful death, you are likely entitled to compensation you are not receiving. Let an experienced and highly qualified Ontario personal injury lawyer in Ottawa fight for you. Visit www.ottawainjury.ca for free consultations
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A young Ottawa man in his 20s is dead after his car crashed down a pole on Claridge Drive, just north of Strandherd Drive, in south Nepean. Ottawa Police have closed down the area during their investigation. There was also a passenger travelling in the car who received suffered serious personal injury enough to go to hospital. An investigation continues. The suburban area is located about 30 minutes south of Ottawa’s downtown.
With over 11 years experience as an Ottawa, Ontario personal injury lawyer, David Hollingsworth has been helping Ottawa accident victims and Ontario accident victims get the help they need following an accident. If you or a loved one has been involved in an Ottawa accident or an Ontario accident and have suffered serious personal injury or death you are likely entitled to compensation you are not receiving. Let David Hollingsworth, one of Ottawa’s best personal injury lawyers who is an experienced and highly qualified Ontario personal injury lawyer in Ottawa help for you. Visit www.ottawainjury.ca for free consultations.
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