There is no place in the world that can be considered completely safe. You can trip over a shoe or your dog at home, fall, and break a bone. You could be driving a modest 55 miles per hour on the highway and be hit by a reckless driver. A faulty handrail at your workplace could send you tumbling down the stairs. In the latter two cases, a personal injury lawyer could get you the compensation you deserve.
In 2012 alone, more than 245,000 Canadians suffered workplace injuries. If you sustained an injury at work, you might think that all you are entitled to is what the company offers in terms of workers’ compensation. This, however, is not always the case. For the most part, workers’ compensation will only cover a portion of your treatment, and does not provide sufficient payments for short or l Continue reading