It's impossible for most people in Calgary—for most people around the world—to imagine.
Several articles on this site have mentioned Common Law, which is essentially a large set of legal precedents and concepts inherited from England and developed over centuries by English courts, magistrates, and judges.
A Chestermere teen has succumbed to his injuries and passed away following a crash at an increasingly dangerous intersection due east of Calgary along the Trans-Canada Highway.
As part of our commitment to making sure everyone in the Calgary area has access to the best and most accurate information possible regarding personal injury laws, we're publishing a series of articles that detail...
In Part 1 of this article, we looked at the basis of wrongful death lawsuits under Alberta's personal injury laws.
Mingling medicine and the law has always been a complex and uncertain process, and the practice of personal injury law in Calgary makes that perfectly clear every day.
As reported in the Calgary Sun, a gas station attendant who attempted to prevent a customer from driving off without paying for their fuel has succumbed to her injuries and died after she was run over and dragged beneath the drive-off's truck.
The basic concept behind personal injury law is simple: if your actions cause real harm to someone else's body, you should compensate them for the costs of their injuries.
Personal injury suits often hinge upon proving the extent of an injury and the degree to which the plaintiff's life is impacted by their injury or injuries.