If you have been injured in an automobile accident here in the Province of Ontario, you may be eligible to certain statutory benefits – even if you are at fault.
It is crucial that you first obtain the proper legal advice of an accident benefits lawyer to ensure that your rights are protected. At Petrillo Law, we are leaders in personal injury, and we care about you and your rights.
Presently, Ontario’s standard automobile insurance policy provides you with benefits if you are injured in a motor vehicle accident. These benefits are set out in Ontario’s Insurance Act and are known as the Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule (SABS). These benefits include: Income Replacement Benefit; Non-Earner Benefit; Caregiver Benefit; Medical and Rehabilitation Benefit; Attendant Care Benefit; Other Expenses Benefit; and Death and Funeral Payments Benefit.
How to Apply
There are certain time limits associated with applying for accident benefits. Our team of lawyers at Petrillo Law has all the legal expertise to ensure that you do not miss any of these deadlines. Ontario’s insurance laws can be cumbersome, confusing and highly complex. Leave the hard work to us so we can help you. We strive to help you navigate through the SABS, and ensure that your rights are protected, while also helping you access the compensation and benefits necessary that will get you back on your feet.
Petrillo law has a wealth of experience dealing with Ontario’s Accident Benefits regime and we are eager and equipped to help you protect your rights. If you have any questions about Accident Benefits, contact one of our accident benefits lawyers today by telephone at (905) 949-9433.