Everybody injured in a motor vehicle accident in the Province of Ontario is entitled to receive Statutory Accident Benefits, often referred to as no-fault benefits. The only question is which insurer will pay and what level of benefits is the person entitled to.Contact Our Firm Today
If you are injured in a motor vehicle accident and you are an insured person under an Ontario automobile insurance policy, it is your own insurer that is responsible for providing the no-fault benefits. If you are not an insured person under an Ontario auto policy, your no-fault benefits will be paid by the insurer of the car that you were a passenger in or the insurer of the other involved vehicle. In the case where there is no auto policy able to respond, the no-fault benefits will be paid by the Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Fund.
The types of motor vehicle accident benefits that are available to an injured person or the family of a deceased victim include:
For the purposes of claiming Statutory Accident Benefits, a catastrophic injury caused by a motor vehicle accident is defined as one or more of the following:
For those that have been seriously injured, a catastrophic designation is a key component to their case. It provides the person some peace of mind knowing that there is $1,000,000 available for the remainder of their lives.
Our Accident benefits lawyers are dedicated to ensuring that those deserving of the higher level of protection receive the catastrophic designation. We will work with a team of medical and rehabilitation experts to accomplish this task.
Our motor vehicle accident lawyers have access to highly skilled rehab professionals who will work with you to ensure you make the fullest recovery possible.
The accident benefits system is complicated, time-consuming, and difficult to navigate. Our motor vehicle accident lawyers will be in constant contact with your insurance company and rehabilitation team to make sure that you are receiving the best possible care without having to worry about how it will be paid for. We recommend that you contact an experienced motor vehicle accident lawyer to assist you with navigating your rights to obtain the accident benefits you are entitled.
If you or your loved one has suffered from a severe injury, as a result of the negligence of another person, please contact McLeish Orlando’s team of personal injury lawyers on our toll-free number for a free consultation.
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