http://www.courts.gov.bc.ca/jdb-txt/sc/17/18/2017BCSC1806.htm The courts awarded a plaintiff $100,000 following a hit and run accident. Firstly, it should be noted that awards for punitive damages are relatively rare, and usually only occur in cases involving relatively extreme conduct. Generally, punitive damages awards are reserved for wrongful acts that are so “malicious and outrageous that they are deserving […]Read More Plaintiff awarded $100,000 in punitive damages following a hit and run accident.
The simple answer is as soon as possible. If you’re injured in a motor vehicle accident, it is very important to get your health care providers involved immediately. Health care providers – such as qualified doctors, physiotherapists, and massage therapists – can not only help you recover from your injuries faster, but may be vital […]Read More When should you treat your injuries from a motor vehicle collision?