Car Accidents

The proposed changes to the auto insurance benefits put forth by Ontario's Liberal government means that those seriously injured in car wrecks will have potential benefits slashed drastically.

Of all the jargon associated with Canadian law, tort seems to cause the most confusion. In the first place, it sounds sort of like a dessert and in the second place, no one seems to have any idea of what the term means. While it is safe to say you cannot eat a tort, that knowledge still does not tell you what the term is all about.

Profit benchmarks established by the regulator for Ontario's insurance industry caused drivers in the province to overpay for their insurance premiums by as much as $3 to $4 billion over a dozen-year span.