Winter provides a great opportunity across Canada to enjoy skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, hockey, and other winter sports. With all the fun of these activities comes the possibility of becoming injured. Below is a brief overview of injuries that can result from winter sports activities and some brief tips on how to avoid these injuries.
Do you know your rights before signing a waiver? Seth Wheeldon from Preszler Law spoke with CTV News Vancouver about waivers, safety and liabilities. View here: Waivers
If you are insured with ICBC and involved in a car accident with another driver who does not have insurance or is underinsured, you can make a claim for compensation. Even in hit-and-run accidents, you can still seek compensation from ICBC. The compensation you receive in these types of accidents depends on which driver is at fault for the accident, and certain steps must be taken to ensure that your claim is not barred.
The Motor Vehicle Act establishes the law for users of roads in British Columbia, including cyclists, pedestrians, and drivers of vehicles. The basics of the Act regarding the rights of pedestrians and drivers note that generally a pedestrian has the right of way to cross streets at crosswalks.
This time of year, we often see icy roads and sidewalks and as a homeowner, it is important to know what your responsibilities are? Almira Esmail from Preszler Law was featured on CTV Vancouver to explain what your rights are if you have been injured in a slip and fall accident.
In a slip and fall case, everyone has a job to do. Your lawyer’s job is to ensure you are legally protected. Your job is to try and recover from your injuries and return to your normal work and leisure activities. Your lawyer’s job is to gather and preserve evidence and ensure your interests are […]
Preszler Law Firm can be seen regularly on CTV Vancouver “Ask An Expert”. Our lawyers will provide answers to your legal concerns from motor vehicle accident claims, slip or trip and falls, insurance denials, product liability and all other types of personal injury claims.
Snowmobiling is in many ways a part of Canada’s identity as a northern, outdoor playground. It offers Canadians a fast, unique way to explore the great outdoors in the winter time. But, like most outdoor adventure activities, snowmobiling carries inherent risks and dangers for both snowmobilers and property owners. Snowmobile accidents can cause serious, significant […]
Preszler Law Firm can be seen regularly on CTV Vancouver “Ask An Expert”. Our lawyers will provide answers to your legal concerns from motor vehicle accident claims, slip or trip and falls, insurance denials, product liability and all other types of personal injury claims. View our curation of videos here: Ask An Expert
School safety – who is to blame if your child is injured on school grounds or by another student? Dairn Owen Shane from Preszler Law spoke with CTV News Vancouver about what you need to know about your rights and the liability coverage you should have. Watch the video here: School safety – who is […]