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Retaining Local Counsel

A couple of weeks ago I met a new client. She had been involved in a motor vehicle accident three years ago and suffered some significant personal injuries. She knew she would need a lawyer to help her get the compensation she would need to survive for the rest of her life. One day while contemplating [...]

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R. v. Jordan – Impact on Personal Injury Cases

One of the largest frustrations any personal injury client feels is the length of time it takes to have their matters resolved. Of course, there are lots of factors that can affect the time it takes for a matter to reach a conclusion. Some of those factors include the number of plaintiffs and/or defendants [...]

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The Importance of Following Medical Advise in Personal Injury Cases

I often wax poetic about damages in civil litigation actions. After all, getting damages is generally why we are involved in litigation in the first place. The idea behind damages is to provide compensation for actual losses. So, as a client, what does that mean for you? Well, if you are looking [...]

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Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer

Being involved in any form of accident can have devastating consequences. As a result of the accident, you may have suffered a injury right here in Ottawa. Your injuries may cause you to endure physical and/or psychological suffering. It may be temporary or permanent. Any injuries you suffer may [...]

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Careful on the Snow Slides!

A recent Ontario Superior Court of Justice decision found a municipality was not responsible for the injuries suffered by a festival participant who broke her tail bone while sliding down a man-made snow slide. In the case Martin v. The Corporation of the City of Barrie, the plaintiff was participating [...]

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Holiday Cheer and Safety

Friends, the holiday season is certainly upon us. It is a wonderful time of year to get together with friends and family to celebrate the festive season and cheer on the coming of the New Year. It can also be a time of danger on the roadways. Let’s all remember to be safe on the roads so that [...]

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Winter Tires!

It is now below 7°C...friendly reminder from our Ottawa injury lawyer to install your winter tires! Winter is coming and it’s time to put your winter tires on! We always recommend have your snow tires installed before the first snow fall. Once it starts reaching below 7°C, you should [...]

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No Compensation for Illegal Immigrant Struck by Uninsured Drivers

The government of Ontario created the Uninsured Motorist Fund in order to provide a base minimum of insurance coverage for Ontario residents, or residents of reciprocal provinces, who are involved in a motor vehicle accident where the driver and/or owner of the defendant car cannot be identified. The [...]

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Being a good driver can save you 10% on insurance premiums....but, what you did not know...

Lately insurance companies have been giving out 10% discount on motor vehicle insurance through a new program called “myDriving Discount”. The only thing the insurance company requires you to do ONE simply task - install a “device” in your vehicle and keep it there. It’s [...]

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Why Hire Langevin Morris Smith Personal Injury Lawyers

Langevin Morris Smith LLP offers personalized service to help you through one of the most challenging periods of your life. When you hire Langevin Morris Smith, we are your advocates, and we make working with insurance companies easier. When you hire us, we will deal with the insurance company for [...]

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