Common Knee Injuries People Can Suffer

Knee injuries are incredibly common. The knee is the largest joint in the body and is operated by a complex series of bones, cartilage, ligaments, and tendons. All these different parts work together to allow your knee to move, but the knees are also sensitive parts of the body. Knee injuries can occur for several… Read More…

The Elimination/Waiting Period For Disability Insurance

If you’ve been injured or have a chronic illness that makes you unable to work, you may be in the process of applying for long-term disability insurance benefits. The process can take some time and there is lots of legal and insurance jargon to get your head around. A term that you may have come… Read More…

The Difference Between CPP Disability Benefits And Long-Term Disability Benefits

If you become chronically ill or are injured in an accident and suddenly cannot work, you want to know that there are ways of continuing to pay your bills. In Ontario, there are several types of disability insurance that will cover you. For injuries or illnesses that put you out of work for long periods… Read More…

How Do I Treat Hip Pain After A Fall?

After a fall, hip pain is a common occurrence, and if you’re wondering how to treat hip pain from a fall, you’ll be pleased to know there are lots of treatment options. If you’ve been injured in a fall that was not your fault, you may require a personal injury lawyer in Hamilton, to help… Read More…

How Do I Know That I Have Suffered Brain Damage?

Brain damage can occur after a head injury, and you may not even realize it. There are several signs of brain damage to look out for, which can help you to determine whether you should seek medical help. If you’re Googling ‘how do I know if I have brain damage?’ after an injury that wasn’t… Read More…

The Protocol For Concussion Injuries

  A concussion is an injury usually caused by a blow to the head or neck. It is considered a brain injury and occurs when the brain moves inside the skull. Concussions can change the way you behave and can occur even if you did not pass out. Concussions are common head injuries and can… Read More…

The Cost Of A Personal Injury Lawyer

Hiring a personal injury lawyer is an important part of securing the compensation you deserve. However, it can be expensive with many fees associated with finding help to navigate your personal injury case. While this may be daunting when you see the initial costs, it’s important to remember that you’re paying for expert legal advice… Read More…

How Much Does A Personal Injury Lawyer Take In A Settlement?

If you suddenly need a lawyer, you may be worried about how you will pay for their services. Accessing justice can sometimes feel off-limits because of the cost, which is why many lawyers have payment plans to help everyone access the compensation they deserve. At Virk Personal Injury Law, we offer a contingency fee method… Read More…

How Much Can You Sue For Pain And Suffering?

  Pain and suffering is defined as mental and physical anguish after a traumatic incident and is part of personal injury law in Canada. It can include both physical and psychological suffering and can be caused by many incidents. A pain and suffering settlement is considered general damages, and people seek economic and non-economic damages… Read More…

Punitive Damages And Drunk Driving

When it comes to car accidents, there is usually an at-fault party. The party at fault is likely guilty of some form of negligence, but when it comes to accidents involving a drunk driver, it is defined as the much more severe ‘gross negligence.’ This essentially means that the drunk driver had little to no… Read More…