For too long, the process of resolving a personal injury claim after a serious accident has been a deep, dark secret. It’s only become even more perplexing in recent years, as so-called settlement mill firms have moved into Ontario and started promoting the instant gratification of fast settlements. [...]
Best Ottawa Business Awards & Top Choice Award It’s the end-of-the-year awards season and we’re thrilled to share some news with you! The Best Ottawa Business Awards (The BOBs) is an annual award ceremony that celebrates Ottawa's history of innovative, ethical, and profitable businesses, and recognizes its entrepreneurial spirit. For 2021, Auger Hollingsworth [...]
Who makes Auger Hollingsworth the firm it is? Our people! Here are a few more we’d love you to meet. Kevan Wylie, Lawyer What attracted you to personal injury law? “Relatively early on, I developed a serious interest in pursuing a career as a lawyer. I had an academic interest [...]
We’re continuing our Ask the Expert series on CTV going into the new year. Don’t forget to tune into CTV Ottawa on these days to ask Brenda a question and learn a little more about personal injury law. Ask the Expert Wednesday, December 1st 2021 Wednesday, December 22nd 2021 Wednesday, [...]
In civil lawsuits in Ontario, a claimant may seek various types of damages and it is important to understand the differences between them. Compensatory damages, which are often sought in personal injury cases, are intended to financially compensate a person for injuries caused by the wrongful or negligent act of [...]
Personal injury claims attract a lot of paperwork – including an exit interview form for medical assessments. But before you sign off and give the assessor a good review, talk to us. Signing off on forms like these make it hard to dispute or argue against what the assessor writes. [...]
Having a long-term disability claim denied is a lot like adding insult to injury – especially when short-term disability runs outs. Yet, there are several ways to take the pain out of long-term disability (LTD), starting with how you gather information. According to Auger Hollingsworth co-founder Brenda Hollingsworth, clients can [...]
Auger Hollingsworth is a long-time supporter of the Brain Injury Association of the Ottawa Valley because of its excellent advocacy and work in getting assistance for rehabilitation and reintegration for brain injury patients. Recently, we donated $1500 to this worthy cause. Learn more about this non-profit at https://biaov.org.
Who makes Auger Hollingsworth the firm it is? Our people. Here are a few more we’d love you to meet. Rachel Drumm, Law Clerk Did the pandemic affect your work? “I never worked remotely prior to Covid-19. I miss the social aspect of the office although I [...]
It’s an important question – and not just because it’s about money. In Ontario, the law requires anyone in an active personal injury case to use all their available rehab benefits through private insurance or employee coverage before they can receive funding from an insurance company handling an accidents benefits [...]
”Just wanted to take a minute and thank you for your advice and expertise in all aspects of taking care of my best interests. I will continue to send clients that I think are true people not people just looking to make a quick buck by faking or trying to pull a fast one. I have sent two and both were accepted as far as they have told me and i hope things turn out well for all parties concerned.”
“I would like to take this time to thank you for your support, and above all your compassion for people’s feelings, and your helpful staff, always cheerful. I really enjoyed working with you. Brenda, I am happy you were there for me. Thanks so much.”
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.