Pedestrian Accident

What British Columbians Need to Know Before Starting Their Business

February 20, 2022

Note: This article does not contain legal advice about starting a business. If you would like advice on your specific situation, please contact Spraggs Law. Today, the Spraggs Law team...


Things to Do Right After a Car Accident + Tips on Recovery

February 1, 2020

Critical things to do immediately following a car accident plus some tips on recovery after experiencing a personal injury. Note: This article does not contain legal advice. If you would like...


Daylight Savings Linked to More Pedestrian Accident Claims

October 29, 2019

(This article was originally published in October, 2018) Across North America, pedestrians are increasingly being killed or injured on city streets, even as the number of motorists involved in collisions...


Keeping Kids Safe When Going Back to School: Tips From a Car Accident Lawyer

August 30, 2018

While dark and rainy December is considered one of the most dangerous months of the year to drive, any car accident lawyer will tell you your children are at risk...


Excessive Speeder Acquitted in Collision Death of Vancouver Doctor

June 26, 2018

Each month Spraggs Law publishes Personal Injury News, a curated selection of articles about personal injury and other issues related to motor vehicle collisions. A man who was driving almost...


One Accident, Two Claims: When to Speak to an Injury Lawyer in BC

May 6, 2016

Getting into a car accident in British Columbia can be extremely stressful, especially when serious injuries have occurred. You will understandably be focused on getting the proper medical care you...


Determining who is at Fault in a Pedestrian Accident

September 29, 2015

Many pedestrian accidents occur in BC each year. According to the Insurance Corporation British Columbia (ICBC), about 2,300 pedestrians are injured every year and there are more than 50 fatal...


How Do Courts Decide Who Is at Fault in a Motor Vehicle Accident?

January 23, 2014

There's a unique role for ICBC to play in determining fault, but ultimately it's not up to ICBC. The real question is: How would the Court decide who is at...


What is the value of my claim?

November 21, 2011

A natural question that many of our clients ask is: "What is my claim worth?" There are several factors that determine the compensation to which an injured person is entitled....