Ottawa lawyer David Hollingsworth discusses how to hire the best Ottawa Personal Injury Lawyer..
Hiring a Ottawa personal injury lawyer is an important decision to make. You need to make sure that you choose carefully. When choosing the best Ottawa personal injury lawyer for you and your family, think about the following:
-what is their experience?
-what is their track record?
-can they provide you with references of past clients? past cases?
-do they have a good website?
-are they prepared to take your case to trial ?
-have they been to a personal injury trial before? You would be surprised by how many Ottawa personal injury lawyers shy away from taking a case to court and will settle for less to avoid doing so.
-do they have infrastructure in place?
-will they travel to you?
-can they refer you for medical treatments?
-do they have a good personal injury network?
-do they specialize in Ontario personal injury?
-are they up to date with what is going on in Ontario personal injury law?
-do they seem genuine?
-do you see yourself working well with this Ottawa personal injury lawyer?
-are they available to meet with you?
There are many more areas for you to explore when choosing the best Ottawa personal injury lawyer for you. Do a little research, meet with them and go with your gut. You will know right away whether or not they are the best Ottawa personal injury lawyer for you or not. Don’t be swayed by the first personal injury lawyer that promises you millions of dollars in compensation. Ask them how they plan on getting that amount of money and to provide other, similar cases where they have obtained similar compensation amounts.
Initial meeting with an Ottawa personal injury lawyer
Most of my initial meetings with personal injury clients are at someone’s kitchen table or hospital bed. I don’t do a song and dance about why I am the best Ottawa personal injury lawyer for them, I simply listen to their story and then offer advice. I like to give people time to think about the important decision of choosing the best lawyer for them. Don’t let a lawyer push you into deciding on the spot. Give yourself time to make this very important decision.
Hiring the best personal injury lawyer for you and your family is crucial. Don’t sell yourself short.
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Have you been involved in a US Accident?
Our Ottawa injury lawyers were thrilled to be able to help a 74 year old client last month. Sadly, he was riding a bicycle in the United States when he was hit by a car. Thankfully, he was ok but he did suffer a fractured pelvis and a left tibia fracture. We were able to help him and negotiated on his behalf with the insurance company. We were able to get him support and compensation as well as $107 500.00 for what he had been through. Our client was so thankful and we were happy to help.
Accidents that take place in another country can still receive compensation. Many people are unaware that an Ontario personal injury lawyer can pursue a claim on their behalf. While accidents in other countries sometimes complicate a claim, experienced personal injuries lawyers know exactly what to do.
This is just one of many cases we were able to settle last month. We have built such an incredible team of injury lawyers, paralegals and personal injury specialists that we are able to help hundreds of personal injury clients each year. We have over 20 years of experience in Ontario personal injury law.We are fortunate that we are the ones who provide “good news” after a terrible and tragic event. Our clients have all been so wonderful and appreciative along the way. We really do understand and care. It’s our job as Ottawa personal injury lawyers to help make things better and we do. If you want to ask us ANY question that relates to personal injury, Ontario insurance, Ontario accident benefits or accidents in general, we are here for you. Email me firstname.lastname@example.org
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It’s the last day of March break and it’s awfully cold out there today. I’m just about to go out and hit the slopes with my son. I’ve been skiing for a couple of days now and I’m sore and stiff ! Regardless, my son is excited, so off we go ! I hope my muscles forgive me someday. Although it’s sunny out there..there is still a chill and with that comes black ice.
There are too many injuries in Ottawa each year due to black ice. Generally, drivers are caught unprepared. Black ice, sometimes known as “glare ice” or “clear ice” is deadly because it is difficult to see – it can sneak up on you when you least suspect. Ottawa Personal Injury lawyer David Hollingsworth shares his thoughts on how you can drive safely through the Winter season and practice safe driving habits.
Each year, there are an incredible number of Ottawa automobile accidents due to the ice conditions here in Ottawa and in Eastern Ontario. The goal is to establish safe driving habits that will protect you when you drive during black-ice season. As a preliminary, always strive to stay alert – this means that since black ice can be anywhere, it is wise to remember driving carefully, with all attention on your surroundings.
More specifically, you can stay tuned to weather and news reports that will advise drivers on particularly bad days and intersections that require careful attention. Black ice is not truly black, though it is virtually invisible to the driver’s eye, so sharp turns, and busy intersections, for example, will require extra caution to safeguard your safety and well-being. “Most accident victims don’t notice the black ice on the road until it is way too late,” says Ottawa personal injury lawyer David Hollingsworth. “You have to automatically assume that if there is a slight chill in the air, there will likely be ice, SO please… slow down and avoid car accidents.”
For over 12 years, David Hollingsworth has been on Ottawa personal injury lawyer, specializing in Ottawa accidents and Ontario accidents. David’s personal injury practice focuses on Ottawa and Ontario accident victims of motor vehicle accidents, slip and fall accidents resulting in personal injury, Ontario Accident Benefits Insurance Claims, Ontario Sexual Assault Claims, Ottawa, Ontario Serious Injury Law Suits, and other Civil Litigation matters. Ottawa and Ontario – Free Consultations. For more information, call 613 978-9549 or 613 237-4922 ext 203 or visit www.ottawainjury.ca