Category: Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents

Vehicle flees fatal accident near Tavistock, driver wanted

September 14th, 2016 in Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents

Motor vehicle accidents can change lives in a matter of moments. Tragically, accidents do happen, but failing to take responsibility for one’s actions when an accident occurs is a serious offence. An unidentified driver is now the subject of a…

Cycling accident claims life of migrant worker near Hamilton

September 5th, 2016 in Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents

Bicycles are an inexpensive form of transportation for many, including those who travel from abroad for work. Unfortunately, when bicycles share the road with motor vehicles, there is always increased risk of an accident. Incidents like these rarely go well…

Under-aged driver charged in fatal accident

September 2nd, 2016 in Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents

There’s a saying in popular culture that nothing good happens after 2:00 in the morning. It certainly seems bad news often comes in the middle of the night. That was exactly the case for the families of two Ontario youths…

Who is at fault in an accident when no one is driving?

September 1st, 2016 in Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents

The laws dealing with motor vehicles in Ontario are constantly evolving to keep pace with changes in how vehicles are built. From the creation of the first laws for horseless carriages to statutes covering headlamps, wipers and seat belts, each new…

2 dead after fatal multi-vehicle accident in Ontario

August 9th, 2016 in Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents

With the coming of fine summer weather, there also comes an increase in the number of motorcycles on the road. Unfortunately, when a motorcycle is involved in an accident, the outcome is seldom good for its rider or passenger. Additionally,…

OPP patrol increased over holiday weekend

Each year on the first of July residents throughout the nation celebrate Canada Day. In the course of observing the long holiday weekend, it is not uncommon for people to spend time with friends and family. Regardless of whether people…

Group focuses on reducing deaths involving motor vehicles

When most people think about collisions involving motor vehicles, they likely think about crashes with other vehicles. While these incidents do occur, and can result in serious injuries to those involved, there are other situations in which a vehicle could…

How to assess drivers impaired due to marijuana

There are many factors that could contribute to a car accident occurring on Ottawa roads. One of those is impaired drivers. While drunk drivers may be the first thing that comes to mind when you hear that phrase, there are…

Accident reconstructions may uncover defective vehicle parts

March 29th, 2016 in Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents

When a loved one is unexpectedly lost, it can be difficult for those left behind to move forward with their life. It is that much harder if the negligence of another party is to blame for the unexpected death. This…

Are pregnant women more prone to car accidents?

February 16th, 2016 in Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents

People of all ages, from all backgrounds, are involved in car accidents every day. There are a variety of reasons these incidents occur. According to a recent study, pregnancy could increase the risk of women being involved in a crash….

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