Bicycle and Pedestrian Accident Frequently Asked Questions
Please note that information provided in here is for general information only. It is not legal advice and should not be relied upon. If you have a legal question, you should consult a lawyer.
What benefits can I claim as a pedestrian or cyclist hit by a car?
As a pedestrian or cyclist that is injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident in Ontario, you may be entitled to compensation from two sources. The type of compensation and the amount available will depend upon the facts of the accident and the severity of injuries.
Accident Benefits from your own automobile insurance policy or from the insurance for another vehicle involved in the accident
Tort Claim against the at-fault driver for compensation, including damages that are not available through accident benefits, such as pain and suffering.
Still have questions? If so, contact an Ontario personal injury lawyer at Iacobelli Law Firm, to schedule a free consultation.
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