Tim Leigh-Bell

February 24, 2021
Slip and Fall Claims

New Time Limits for Slip and Fall Claims

The provincial government recently passed amendments to impose new time limits for slip and fall claims. For many years anyone injured in an accident caused by the condition […]
February 16, 2018

Discoverability And The Limitation Period

When deciding whether to commence a lawsuit, attention must be paid to the applicable limitation periods. In Ontario, limitation periods are set out in the Limitations Act, […]
January 15, 2018

Pedestrians and Cyclists Are Vulnerable On Our Roads

Cars today are being designed with more and more sophisticated and effective safety mechanisms to protect their occupants, which has led to a decrease in emergency room visits […]
December 10, 2017

Biased Expert Witnesses

In the recent Daggitt v Campbell, 2016 ONSC 2742 case, the plaintiff, Steacy Daggitt, was injured in a car collision. She sustained various injuries, including psychological […]
November 13, 2017
slider Motor Cycle Accident

5 Motorcycle Safety Tips

Motorcycle fatalities are on the rise in Ontario. In 2014, there were 32 motorcycle deaths according to the OPP – which was a nine-year high for […]