TTC Sues Contractor for Breach of Contract

The Vaughan Metropolitan Centre subway station, currently under construction near Highway 7, is one of two extensions of TTC services into York Region. The project came in response to burgeoning suburban population and the resulting increase in traffic but it looks like transit relief may not come as soon as promised.  The TTC (Toronto Transit … Read More…

Many Still Reluctant to Claim Mental Health Related Disability

As a recent report in the Financial Post underlines, many disability insurance plans nowadays cover mental illnesses, but people are still reluctant to make a legitimate claim. The Mental Health Commission of Canada estimates that 20% of Canadians – or one in five – are affected by mental illness and that it costs $6 billion … Read More…

Court Ruling Redefines Car Accident Victim Benefits

A recent court ruling has redefined and clarified the rules when it comes to limitations on a car accident victim’s benefits. The Ontario provincial government put rulings into effect in 2010 that reduced the amount of medical benefits you were entitled to with respect to injuries sustained during a motor vehicle accident. The upper limit … Read More…