There are reports of a serious car accident that occurred on Highway 7 in Vaughan (Woodbridge) on July 8, 2018. According to early information released by York Regional Police, the accident occurred Sunday, July 8, 2018, at approximately 10 pm in the area of Highway 7 and Aberdeen Road in Vaughan. A brown Chevy Lumina collided with a red Honda Civic. The occupants of the Chevy Lumina reportedly sustained serious and life threatening injuries.
First and foremost the car accident lawyers at Iacobelli Law Firm sincerely hope that all those involved in this accident make a speedy and full recovery from their injuries.
At this time the accident is being investigated by the York Regional Police. Anyone with information is being asked to contact the Major Collision Investigation Unit by calling 1-866-876-5423, ext. 7704, or to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS.
Those injured in this accident, will be able to advance claims for Ontario Statutory Accident Benefits irrespective of fault. Additionally, any passengers and the driver that is not at fault, may also advance a tort claim for their injuries and losses. The tort claim may provide compensation for losses not covered by Statutory Accident Benefits, such as pain and suffering or loss of enjoyment of life. These claims are usually paid by the at-fault driver's insurance policy to the victims of the accident.
Although Ontario drivers are required to purchase auto insurance coverage for precisely when they are injured in a car accident, the insurance companies in our Province have made taken profits over people to the all time high. Today, more than ever, car accident lawyers witness on a daily basis how insurance companies delay and deny meritorious claims. As such, it is important to have an experienced lawyer working for you in order to protect your rights to compensation.
To learn more about your rights to bring an accident benefits and tort claim following a car accident in Ontario, call us for a Free Consultation. We provide prospective clients with a free and confidential consultation. To learn more, call us day or night at 416-900-1070 or complete our online contact form to request a call.
Andrew Iacobelli is an Ontario lawyer that restricts his practice to representing personal injury victims and their families. Andrew is the founder of Iacobelli Law Firm.