Ontario's Ministry of Labour is investigating the fatal explosion at Mother Theresa High school, according to CBC. The explosion took place while students in shop class were building barbecues out of used metal drum barrels. Questions have been raised about where the barrels were acquired and what safety precautions were taken. [...]
OTTAWA- After a serious fatal accident like the explosion this week at Mother Theresa Catholic High School, a number of people have asked if there can ever be liability on the part of a school for negligence where something like an explosion happens in a school shop. Of course [...]
OTTAWA- Now that we are beginning to see some nicer weather and summer feels like it is just around the corner, we are likely going to see more and more bicycles on our Ontario roads. While bicycles are a great way to get around and enjoy time with family and [...]
While it may be impossible to completely avoid being hit by a vehicle while riding a bicycle, there are a few things that cyclists can do to reduce the chances of an accident. Just as motorists are responsible for obeying the rules of the road and driving safely, cyclists should [...]
We are always honoured when clients provide testimonials after we settle their cases. This lady from East Ottawa was injured on the Queensway. We helped her recover from both the at fault driver and her accident benefit insurer. It wasn't always easy to deal with a law suit and [...]
The Ottawa injury lawyers at Auger Hollingsworth are delighted to announce the launch of their exciting new program, NO FEE FOR KIDS. Read all about this community initiative to help injured children after a car accident here.
Ottawa Lawyer- I am constantly amazed by the people who take their legal advice from friends, family, co-workers or the person at the bus stop. If you have legal questions after an accident, including a car accident, slip and fall or other mishap, take advantage of the free consultation that [...]
What you should know about dog bite injuries: types and treatment While many dogs are docile friendly animals, some are more easily provoked and unpredictable. Every year in Ottawa, we hear about individuals getting injured after an encounter with a dog. Sometimes such incidents are difficult to avoid if the [...]
An individual who experiences a serious Ontario car accident may suffer from a variety of injuries. A recent medical study shows that one of the effects of a car accident could be fibromyalgia. While it is not an immediate injury associated with motor vehicle accidents, the study demonstrates that car [...]
The effects of being attacked by a dog do not always end with treating your injuries. Some injuries can have more complex and sometimes lasting effects. While the Ottawa personal injury lawyers at Auger Hollingsworth are not qualified to give medical advice, we feel it is our responsibility to inform [...]
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During your initial strategy session, we will assist you in creating a strategy in how to best pursue your claim, whether it be the result of a car accident claim, 18 wheeler injury, or, other kind of personal injury claim.
There are 5 points to your free claim strategy session:
First, we will listen to your story. You will have a chance to tell everything to someone who wants to hear what happened to you.
Based on the information you provide, we will give you our best advice on both what claims you have and the next steps you should consider to go forward with your claim.
If you claim is something that we think we can help you with, we will explain the services that we can provide for you, and what the next steps are that we should take. We will start working immediately.
If your matter is something that we do not think we can help you with, then we will attempt to put you in contact with another lawyer that might be able to help you.
Either way, what should happen is we will put to rest some of the unknowns that you may be experiencing. We will start to shed light on what you can expect and how to best pursue the benefits you deserve.
Auger Hollingsworth Personal Injury Lawyers represents injured people across Ontario. Note: This website provides information but not legal advice. Contact a lawyer for legal advice about your case. Every case is different.