• For all General and Office Inquires Call: 1-905-564-5953

Sometimes even doing what appears to be the right thing for the situation can still lead to undesirable results. For a case in point, look no further than the Ontario woman recently injured by a vehicle as she crossed the street in a crosswalk. Depending on the circumstances of the accident, it may be that a tort claim is an appropriate course of action for her to take.

The accident happened on June 3, at 11:30 in the morning. A 70-year-old woman was attempting to cross the street near the intersection of Kingston Road and Ridgemoor Avenue. Before completing the crossing, a taxi struck the woman, knocking her to the ground. Toronto police reports the woman was in a crosswalk at the time of the accident.

Emergency responders transported the victim to hospital with life-threatening injuries. The cause of the accident remains undetermined, and police are continuing the investigation. The taxi company has not commented on the incident thus far.

Should it turn out the taxi driver caused the accident through some manner of negligence, he or she could be held responsible for what happened. An accident caused by an employee on duty can be a particularly complex matter where a tort claim in Ontario is concerned. Determining the right way to proceed with possible legal action is probably best left to a professional. If you or a family member are victimized by someone's negligence and suffering from injuries and losses, an attorney can inform you of your rights and what steps may be appropriate to protect them going forward.

24/7 Emergency Hotline for Injury Victims Only

1-416-625-2636



For all General and Office Inquires

1-905-564-5953



Fax: 905 564 5903

Our Offices Satellite Offices

TORONTO

(Satellite Office)

3280 Danforth Avenue
Toronto, ON M1L 1C3

Toll Free: 877-345-0541
Map & Directions

MISSISSAUGA HEAD OFFICE
5100 Dixie Road
Mississauga, ON L4W 1C9

Toll Free: 877-345-0541
Mississauga Law Office Map

Satellite Offices

HAMILTON

(Satellite Office)

948 Main Street East
Hamilton, ON L8M 1M8

Toll Free: 877-345-0541
Map & Directions


 

SCARBOROUGH

(Satellite Office)

305 Milner Avenue, Suite 203
Toronto, ON M1B 3V4

Map & Directions


 

RICHMONDHILL

(Satellite Office)

It was our first time to be in a car accident and we didn’t know what to do. ALAM Law helped us go through the entire process with excellent service and dedication. We would definitely recommend this firm and we are so thankful to the entire staff for being patient and understanding with us. Great job to Alam Law firm! Rob and Hazel.

5
Hazel Lustina

So happy to have had Alam law as my law firm They are a full service law firm ....you will be really pleased with the professional staff at Alam law who are top of things.

5
Alcris Miranda

Friendly prompt service, very satisfied. Dealt with in a polite manner and would recommend their services to anyone.

5
Heabs911

Stay Connected With Alam Law