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April Showers Bring May Flowers...

Victor Lewin
Sunday, May 07, 2017

…and changing driving conditions! Spring is finally here which means it’s time to take off your winter tires, roll down the windows, and hit the roads in search of some warm weather enjoyment. As the weather improves people begin to head outdoors. This means increased motorcycle and bicycle traffic on the road, and more children playing outside. We all want to keep our roads safe, so here are some helpful hints and tips to help you do that:  ..

Who has to prove fault in a motor vehicle accident?

Victor Lewin
Monday, November 07, 2016

Typically the individual or claimant bringing forward a case for personal injuries has burden to prove that the defendant is at fault for the accident. The claimant needs to prove on a balance of probabilities (i.e. 51% chance) the defendant caused the accident. In law, this is referred to as the onus of proof.  ..

Wrong-way Vehicle Injures Jogger in Nova Scotia

Victor Lewin
Thursday, November 13, 2014

Halifax Regional Police are investigating a pedestrian accident in which a wrong-way vehicle ran into a jogger in an intersection. The incident happened at Cogswell Street and North Park Street at about 9 a.m. on Nov. 5. At an intersection near the crash site, construction on a roundabout forced the closure of some streets and the redirection of traffic.
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