How to Recover LTD Benefits When You Have an Invisible Injury

Recovering LTD Benefits When You have an Invisible Injury

If you have been injured and suffered an invisible injury, you may have difficulty getting benefits.  If you are having difficulty getting coverage from your long-term disability benefits provider, you need to understand what you can do to recover your benefits.  This article will help you understand the nature of an invisible injury, the challenges … Read more

Distracted Driving Laws In Ontario – What You Need To Know

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According to the Ontario Provincial Police, the number one cause of motor vehicle accidents each year is distracted driving. With the increasing prominence of cellphones and digital devices, deaths resulting from distracted-driving collisions have doubled in the last two decades.  Glancing at a text message while behind the wheel has more consequences than just higher … Read more

Winter Car Safety

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Every winter, there are snowstorms that are so bad that people get stuck for hours on the roadways. In 2014, a snowstorm in Buffalo stranded over 150 cars for over 24 hours because the snow came so fast and furiously, thanks to lake effect, that even snow plows couldn’t get through. This isn’t an everyday … Read more

Insurance Companies: How Do They Decide What’s A Fair Settlement?

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Dramatic trials, judges and juries are the stuff of Hollywood. Here’s how insurance companies decide what’s fair in the real world… Matt Damon and Julia Roberts, step aside; it’s time to let go of the myth that big insurance payouts happen in the dramatic fashion we see in Rainmaker and Erin Brockovich. In Canada, at … Read more

Hamilton’s Top Physiotherapy & Wellness Blogs That You Should Follow

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If you applied for short-term or long-term disability benefits, or have an injury that makes it tough to work, you’ll be expected to follow medical advice and get the help you need. If your doctor recommends physiotherapy to assist in your recovery, you’ll want to know more about individual physiotherapists in your area. Before choosing … Read more

Spinal Cord Injury Lawsuits

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On the surface, spinal cord injury lawsuits seem straightforward. After all, anyone who suffers a serious spinal cord injury in a motor vehicle accident (or anywhere else) is going to leave the hospital with a clear diagnosis and a good lawyer. But there are times (and I’ve seen a few firsthand) when things aren’t so … Read more

Emerging Hamilton Bike Lanes – Friend or Foe?

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For those of you who live or work in Hamilton, the emergence of new bike lanes throughout the city is no secret. And while there has been much controversy about these new Hamilton bike lanes, I feel the city is doing the right thing. Why Bike Lanes? New bike lanes not only promote physical activity … Read more