Close sidebar

BLOG

General Damages, Special Damages, and the Minor Injury Cap

In 2004, the Provincial Government passed legislation limiting damage awards for persons injured in motor vehicle accidents (“MVA”). When people refer to the “minor injury cap” or just “the cap”, or certain injuries being “capped”, this is what they are referencing. It is important to keep in mind that not all MVA injuries are subject…

Read More

What to Do if You’re Involved in a Bicycle Accident

Cycling is a great way to commute and exercise, but it is not without risk. Each year, many Edmontonian cyclists are seriously injured in accidents with motorists, some of which cause both short and long-term consequences for cyclists and their families. If you or a loved one are planning on biking in the city, you…

Read More

Accidents with Uninsured Drivers: How MVAC Can Help

A motor vehicle accident with an uninsured driver is considered one of the worst-case scenarios for anyone. However, when you or a loved one is seriously injured, things can become even more overwhelming quickly. After an accident, the most important thing is securing financial compensation to cover victims’ medical expenses. If the at-fault driver doesn’t…

Read More

4 Myths About Whiplash Injuries

Whiplash and whiplash-related injuries are highly common in motor vehicle accidents. However, there are many myths around whiplash that cause accident victims to not take their injuries as seriously as they should. If you or a loved one have suffered a whiplash injury in an accident, it’s critical to seek medical attention and treatment. Additionally,…

Read More

Safe Cycling in Calgary with James H. Brown

With warm summer days on the horizon, many Calgarians are looking forward to biking during their morning commute. While cycling is a great way to start and finish your working day, it can also be dangerous if you don’t take the appropriate precautions. According to the Alberta Bicycle Association, nearly a quarter of bicycle accidents…

Read More

7 Tips for Safe Quadding with James H. Brown

With summer just around the corner, many Albertans are thinking about hitting the trails on their ATVs, side-by-sides, and other recreational vehicles. Whether you’re looking at Lakeland Provincial Park, the Richardson River Sand Dunes, Iron Horse Trail, or one of Alberta’s other ATV destinations, safety is key to getting the most out of your next…

Read More

AWARD WINNING LAW FIRM

When Your Life is Turned Upside Down, We’re There to Assist You Every Step of the Way