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What Happens if Someone Else is Driving My Car and Gets into an Accident in Alberta?

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It's a reality of modern life that sometimes, we just have to lend out our car to someone who isn't normally on the insurance policy. Maybe it's a friend who has an emergency. Or, it's a relative who just needs to get their groceries once a month. Maybe you need them to run a quick errand on your behalf. Regardless of the circumstances, lending out your car can represent a risk that the driver you've entrusted with your car keys will get into an accident.  If that happens and your friend or family member wasn't at-fault then they can generally press a personal...

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The Alberta Motor Vehicle Claims Act

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You know, in general, what happens when you get into an accident with an insured driver in Alberta. But do you know what happens when you get into an accident with an uninsured driver? While you could sue the driver directly, the chances that any given driver who can't afford insurance will also be able to cover your injury claims are slim-to-none. Alberta recognizes this fact. That's why the Motor Vehicle Claims Act was passed in 1947. This program gives drivers a way to receive compensation after an accident with an uninsured driver. How does MVAC work? Essentially you file a lawsuit and...

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Is It Worth Hiring a Motorcycle Injury Lawyer?

Is It Worth Hiring a Motorcycle Injury Lawyer?

After facing a motorcycle accident, the 1st question that will strike your mind is, "Is it worth hiring a motorcycle injury lawyer?" Well, in short, you must hire one immediately after facing one. It just doesn't matter if it is a minor or major one because, after all, an accident is an accident. In several cases, a study found that many injuries that seem minor can take a major turn, such as severe hidden injuries (internal bleeding, traumatic brain injuries, etc.) Due to the lack of not knowing the proper answer, many people don't hire and later regret their decision. If you...

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Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Fund: The Definite Guide

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If you are a vehicle owner in Alberta, you must have valid insurance in your name. However, some people do not have such insurance. So, when an accident occurs and you need a motorcycle accident lawyer in Calgary, they end up getting injured and cannot land any compensation. Sometimes, the at-fault driver will just flee, and the victim will be stranded with a broken vehicle. So know all about motor vehicle accident claims fund in the following articles. The Motor Vehicle Accident Claims (MVAC) Program was established to assist these vehicle owners and drivers. The victim of an accident can sue...

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Motor Vehicle Accident Case Laws in Canada

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In Canada, motor vehicle accident law needs the person or company who is responsible for the accident to pay the medical expenses and repairs the other expenses. But in Canada, many injured parties want to handle their injury cases. They want to involve the insurance companies so that they can claim their compensation and also handle that perfectly. But sometimes negotiating with the settlement and dealing with the insurance company is really tough, and doing all these activities all alone can frustrating and costly But it's worth it to hire a motorcycle injury lawyer. Canada's personal injury case can be the result...

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