UNFAIR NEW ICBC RULE ON EXPERT OPINIONS IN PERSONAL INJURY CASES WAS JUST STRUCK DOWN BY THE BC SUPREME COURT! A regulation capping the number of experts an injured accident victim could present in court at three (3) was struck down by the BC Supreme Court. The Court found that this rule passed by the … Continue reading UNFAIR NEW ICBC RULE ON EXPERT OPINIONS IN PERSONAL INJURY CASES WAS JUST STRUCK DOWN BY THE BC SUPREME COURT!
Were you injured by an uninsured or under insured motorist? You likely have coverage from your own “Underinsured Motorist Protection” (“UMP”) policy from ICBC. That’s true even if the vehicle that hit you was from the United States where insurance minimum coverage is lower. Let’s say that your injuries are serious and result in … Continue reading INJURED BY AN UNDERINSURED MOTORIST? CALL US FOR HELP.
Simply because your injury does not fall within the BC Government’s definition of a “minor injury” does not mean it can’t be redefined by ICBC as a minor injury. Your disabling concussion can be re-classified by ICBC as a “minor” injury if you don’t follow the treatment plan set out by your GP. The … Continue reading THE HARSH, NEW ICBC TREATMENT PROTOCOLS. WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW.
45% of victims who suffer from concussions are affected a year later with symptoms including dizziness, cognitive impairment and/or depression. These symptoms can often be disabling. This is confirmed in a recent Irish study found in the below link. ICBC and their own physicians often incorrectly assume that your concussion injuries will “go away” … Continue reading BRAIN INJURY FROM CAR ACCIDENT? CONCUSSION? YOUR INJURY COULD PERSIST.
Elbow Bone Fracture From A Pedestrian or Car Accident? We Can Help You. A distal humerus (elbow joint) bone fracture is a break in the lower end of the upper arm bone (humerus), one of the three bones that come together to form the elbow joint. A fracture in this area can be … Continue reading ELBOW BONE FRACTURE INJURY FROM ACCIDENT? WE CAN HELP YOU.
Did a careless driver hit you in a crosswalk and break your collar bone? If so, we can help. Broken collar bones are a common result following pedestrian accidents or serious motor vehicle collisions. For over 20 years, we have been helping injured pedestrians with their ICBC injury claims including clavicle (collar bone) fractures. We … Continue reading COLLAR BONE FRACTURE? WE CAN HELP.
Did your pedestrian injuries or cycling accident put you in the hospital? Are you unable to come to our office because of your injury? Don’t worry. We will come to you. For more than two decades, we have been working to make the lives of motor vehicle accident injury victims easier. If you’ve been injured … Continue reading IN THE HOSPITAL? WE’LL MEET YOU THERE.
INJURED IN A BAD CAR ACCIDENT? YOU NEED OUR HELP. A serious car accident can cause you to suffer from numerous and complex injuries. These injuries could include broken bones, chronic pain, PTSD, depression, brain injury, concussion, visual distortion, dizziness (imbalance issues caused by inner ear dysfunction) and others. Unfortunately, not all injuries are picked … Continue reading INJURED IN A BAD CAR ACCIDENT? YOU NEED OUR HELP.
At Dyson Law, we have decades of experience helping injured cyclists hurt in road accidents. Accidents can occur when motorists are not watching and hit bikes. Car door openings can cause awful injuries including death. Recently in Vancouver, a motorist caused the death of a cyclist but he will only be facing a fine … Continue reading CYCLING ACCIDENT INJURIES – WE WILL HELP YOU DEAL WITH ICBC AND ENSURE YOU GET FAIR TREATMENT
Injuries to your thoracic spine are often the result of motor vehicle accidents. The thoracic spine is the mid-back part of your spine. Thoracic spinal injuries can include disc herniation, compression fractures, spinal cord impingement and many others. The symptoms can include any one or more of the following: chronic pain, numbness in the limbs, … Continue reading THORACIC SPINE INJURIES AND YOUR ICBC INJURY CLAIM