Calgary personal injury cases, including those that arise from serious car accidents, can be complex affairs.
Car accidents are a daily occurrence in and around Calgary.While many of the accidents that occur are minor, all too many are more significant and lead to serious injuries.
When you or a family member has been seriously injured in an accident or by negligence on the part of a medical professional, preparing for a complex legal battle is probably one of the last...
Calgary, and the entire province of Alberta was built on a pioneering spirit that has made the most of the natural bounty in our environment.
Here at Cuming & Gillespie, one of Calgary's premier personal injury and medical malpractice law firms, we feel it is important to ensure everyone in Calgary knows their rights when they have been seriously injured...
Like much of the Western world, Calgary's—and Canada's—population is aging.
Part 1 of this article introduced the concepts of negligence and duty of care, and made it clear that a true "cause of action" in the form of injury is a fundamental part of any Calgary personal injury case.
In Part 1 of this article, you learned three important things about personal injury law in Calgary: that the majority of personal injury cases stem from an act of negligence; that negligence occurs when a duty of care is violated; and that the negligence must lead to injury—to "real damages"—before a case should be brought to the Calgary courts. While this basic information may not shed much light on your own unique personal injury case, we hope it provides a solid understanding of the root of personal injury law in Calgary.
Personal injury law in Calgary is anything but simple.
Injuries caused by medical malpractice can be some of the most devastating and painful to deal with.