ICBC Lawyers in Vancouver Answer 10 Personal Injury FAQs

Do I need a personal injury lawyer? Ultimately, the best way to determine if you need a lawyer is to speak to one. The lawyer will ask you questions about how the accident happened and about the nature of your injuries. Generally speaking, you should hire a lawyer if any of the following apply: You have sustained any injuries such as a broken bone, whiplash, or a concussion; You have missed Continue reading about Injury Law [...]

How to Find a Skilled Personal Injury Lawyer in Vancouver B.C.

It can be a difficult time in your life when you are personally injured from an accident caused by someone else. In addition to dealing with physical pain, medical appointments, and personal frustration about being unable to do activities you previously enjoyed, you may have financial difficulties of being unable to work, care for your family and home. Finding a skilled personal injury lawyer in Vancouver Continue reading about Injury Law [...]

Avoid Common Longboarding Accidents and Injuries in Vancouver

Longboarding is one of the hottest ways to get around these days. Calgarian longboarder Brandon Harrison has contributed in popularizing the new sport with his reported cross Canada trek on his longboard to raise awareness and money for the Heart and Stroke Foundation and the Coast to Coast Against Cancer Foundation. While this sport’s growing popularity is a fun way to stay active and is helping Continue reading about Injury Law [...]

Best At Home Jobs After a Personal Injury in B.C.

After suffering a personal injury, many victims are forced to deal with long-lasting effects. You want to get up and perform everyday home jobs like make breakfast for your family, fix the leak in the kitchen sink, and go to work. Your injury, however, might prevent you from completing even those most basic of tasks. If your injury has affected you to the point where you’re having trouble paying Continue reading about Injury Law [...]

When can I go back to work?

When an injury puts you out of work, you lose your income and possibly benefits. While it can be tempting to go back to work as soon as possible, it might not be in your best interest. Sometimes if you have experienced an injury, an early return to work could make you worse. We do not encourage you to stay off work longer than necessary but you should determine the timing for your return to work Continue reading about Injury Law [...]

Common Causes and Symptoms of Brain Damage

Our brain injury lawyers in Vancouver see brain damage caused in a number of ways.  Here are some of the most common.   Trauma   Traumatic brain injury refers to brain damage caused by an external force. Car accidents are a common cause. Brain damage may result if the victim’s head comes into contact with a hard surface, such as the dashboard or window. However, brain injuries Continue reading about Injury Law [...]

How to file a Personal Injury Claim

If you have sustained an injury as the result of another person's fault or negligence, going through the claim process can be like adding insult to injury. Because of the complexity of the process, it is a good idea to get help from a Vancouver ICBC lawyer. Our lawyers at Taylor and Blair are specialized in this type of law, and will help you every step of the way. To help you understand the basic Continue reading about Injury Law [...]

No Fault Benefits in Vancouver Explained

When an accident claim is referred to as “no-fault,” that doesn’t mean that no party bears the blame for causing the accident. In the eyes of the law and insurance companies, one party or another party is always at fault. Sometimes all the parties share the fault, say 50-50 or 75-25. Read more for a deeper look into the no fault benefits system in Vancouver and across BC. So Who is "At Fault"? Determining Continue reading about Injury Law [...]