When other people are neglectful, there are often serious repercussions for innocent bystanders. From irresponsible driving habits that cause accidents to cutting corners during the design of a product, negligence can cause a great deal of undue harm to unsuspecting victims. When you are hurt because of another person’s actions, it should not fall on you to endure the additional financial consequences of the injury. Your medical costs, rehabilitation, and any other treatment you need for your recovery should be compensated by the party that hurt you.
We can reasonably expect this from liable parties because we all have an obligation to uphold the safety of those around us; when lapses in that responsibility cause another person harm, we should be ready to accept the consequences. Parties that are accused of being responsible for injuries dispute the extent of their liability and whether they are liable in the first place. Contentious issues are typically handled in the form of a lawsuit, which may or may not lead to a trial, depending on whether or not a settlement is reached beforehand.
The Toronto personal injury lawyers of Mazin & Associates, PC have helped victims of these kinds of situations numerous times and may be able to help you too. Our experienced lawyers serving all of Ontario are poised to seek a settlement for your injury case, and if that is not possible, fight for compensation in court. To set up a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable and compassionate lawyers, call (416) 625-2122.
The Toronto injury lawyers of Mazin & Associates, PC have a reputation as a personal injury and serious car accident law firm throughout Ontario. Gary was voted the best personal injury lawyer in Toronto3 and has recovered substantial settlements and awards for previous clients. Our skilled lawyers and efficient staff will focus on helping you overcome the unique challenges that your injury presents. We are the firm that other lawyers call when they need assistance.
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Gary Mazin, founder of Mazin & Associates, PC, was voted the #1 Toronto Personal Injury Lawyer by Navigate Magazine,4 and is proud to serve this great city and all of Ontario.Read More
Personal injury and tort law is a wide and diverse field. Essentially, when a person is injured as a result of another party’s negligence, they are able to potentially seek compensation for their injuries from that party. There are innumerable ways that these sorts of situations may manifest, but they all boil down to the failure of one party to uphold a reasonable level of safety for another.
In many injury situations, there is someone who failed to do something they should have done, and finding the responsible party is one of the first steps in filing a lawsuit. Other drivers are accountable for their actions when they hurt people on the road. Product manufacturers are liable for any defective or harmful products they release to the public. Doctors and hospitals are responsible for making sure they perform their duties at a reasonable standard of care, meaning they shouldn’t make injuries worse. Every case is unique, but determining liability is a key component of taking legal action and seeking compensation for an injury.
At Mazin & Associates, PC, our Toronto personal injury lawyers are well aware of the nuances of tort law and have a great deal of experience with these kinds of cases. We are determined to find the liable party and hold them accountable for hurting you. Our personal injury practice areas include, but are not limited to, the following:
Mazin & Associates PC dedicates itself to achieving maximum settlements in serious personal injury and accident cases. Our areas of practice include car accidents, motorcycle injuries, brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, slip and falls, wrongful death, product liability, long-term disability and medical malpractice.