fbpx

Minor Injury? I Don’t Think So!

The aim of this paper is to provide an overview of Alberta’s Minor Injury Regulation and a comparison with the parallel legislative schemes in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. The purpose of the Minor Injury Regulation is to limit the recovery of a plaintiff for pain and suffering relating to “minor injuries” sustained in a motor vehicle accident. In effect, this has limited the discretion of the judiciary in assessing damages and seems to fly in the fact of the core principle underpinning tort law, restitutio in integrum.

Read More »

Fill out the form below or email us directly at [email protected]

Complete the form below to speak with one of our team members.

Please take a minute to provide us a little information, and we’ll get in touch with you within 24 hours to set up a meeting to speak with a lawyer. Or if you prefer, contact Litco Law by phone at (587) 602-0906 or 1-866-548-9464 (toll-free).

Fill out the form below or email us directly at [email protected]