Archive for November 2010

Abbotsford Bus Crash Highlights Seat Belt Debate

An SUV and a shuttle bus collided in Abbotsford Saturday afternoon, injuring all 21 bus passengers and sending two to hospital with serious neck and spinal injuries.
(Vancouver Sun, October 17, 2010)

Each day millions of people use buses to …

Failure to Mitigate: The Costs of Not Following Doctor’s Orders

Most people have a general understanding of the process:  if someone suffers a loss or injury as a result of the negligent actions or carelessness of someone else, the injured or damaged party (known as the “claimant”) can make a …

Hockey Injury Case Dismissed: Brain Injured Player Left to Fend for Himself

“Negligence: …the failure to use such care as a reasonably prudent and careful person would use under similar circumstances…”
(Black’s Law Dictionary)

Insurance companies, newspapers and “Tort reformers” love to bombard the public with reports of lawsuits that appear “crazy”.  …

Waterstone’s Personal Injury Blog

Welcome to the Waterstone BC Injury Lawyers Blog. We’re glad you found us and we hope you find our take on things interesting and helpful.

Every day we meet people who have been injured, often in motor vehicle crashes, who …