If you live in a place with heavy winters like we do in Ottawa, you would probably expect that most car accidents happen in the snowy icy months. However, both statistics and our own experience tells us that August is the most brutal month of the year for serious collisions.
Is it speed?
Is it more people on the road?
Are people likely to drink or consume cannabis at this time of year?
The reasons are various but the results are clear. August is dangerous on the roads. Long weekends and Fridays are the worst.
Friends, please take steps to protect yourself and your loved ones. Please drive safely, watch for cyclists and pedestrians and take transit if you are partying.
Have a great long weekend from your friends at Auger Hollingsworth. We are in your community and on your side. Call our firm at 613 233-4529 if you need help or advice after a collision.
Be safe behind the wheel in August.
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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.
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