Is Surgical Fire A Logical Risk For A Patient?

A logical risk should be viewed as an assumed risk. The risky nature of an event has been assumed, due to that one risk’s recognized existence. For example, a surgical patient must accept the risky nature of an operation, because it can encourage development of an infection. In that respect, a surgical fire could not be called a logical risk. Still, an operating room does contain all the elements necessary for ignition of flames. Read More

How To Convince A Jury That It Hurts

Even though lawyers might not feel each victim’s pain, an attorney may have to convince a jury that his or her client does suffer chronic pain. Of course, a good attorney focuses first on proving that the other party was negligent, and that the same negligence caused the client’s injury. Only after proving that particular fact will a Injury Lawyer in Oakville seek to show that a client’s injury represents a source of pain. Read More

Determining Compensation For Victim Under Workers’ Compensation Laws

The exact compensation owed to an employee that is covered by Workers’ Compensation Laws varies. The amount of that compensation depends to a great extent on the specific type of benefit for which the compensated worker has qualified. The nature of the employee’s disability should guide a determination of which type of benefit any one disabled worker could expect to receive. Read More

Determining Wisdom of Proceeding With Medical Malpractice Claim

If you have developed a medical problem while under a doctor’s care, you may feel entitled to file a medical malpractice lawsuit. Before you allow your emotions to direct your actions, be sure that you can provide evidence of one of two possible failures. Could you charge the doctor that seems to have harmed you with negligence? That is careless and neglectful behavior. Read More

The Problems You Invite When You Drive Without A License

If you have been foolish enough to try driving without a license, you do not want to be stopped by someone that is a member of the law enforcement community. Still, as unpleasant as such an encounter would be, it would not equal the unpleasant nature of some other problems that you might face. In fact, you would have invited such problems by undertaking such a foolish action. Read More

Primary Factors Responsible For Car Accidents

Not too long ago, the Personal Injury Lawyer in Oakville representing clients that had been victims of a car accident noted evidence of two principle causes for the unfortunate collision. Both accident-causing factors seemed easy to control, thus lowering the frequency of such accidents. For example, one of the biggest contributing factors was the rate of speed at which the one vehicle traveled down the road. Read More

When Mental Illness Keeps You From Performing Your Job Responsibilities

Whenever an employee can no longer carry out his or her job responsibilities, that same employee has reason to seek long term disability payments. A physical injury is usually obvious, so that a disability claim has less chance for being denied. Unfortunately, it can prove much harder to win approval of a claim, if the disabled worker has a mental problem. Read More