“Life changing” are two words that we hear our clients use synonymously to describe a personal injury following a motor vehicle accident or slip and fall. Persons injured as a result of the negligence of others often encounter difficulties in obtaining fair and reasonable compensation for their losses in a timely and cost-effective manner.
Our lawyers are skilled and experienced advocates in personal injury related disputes, including brain injury, spinal cord injury, orthopedic injuries, wrongful death, and major trauma. The primary objective of our personal injury lawyers is to obtain the full compensation and benefits for our clients to which they are legally entitled. Our personal injury team will guide you through the legal and personal matters that follow your accident. We are empathetic to your pain and will work with you to help make a life changing event as easy as possible.
Our team at FH&P Lawyers have extensive experience in assisting clients in several injury matters including but not limited to the following:
Following an accident, we understand dealing with an insurance company can be overwhelming, especially when attempting to recover from an injury. We will handle your claim with sensitivity to ensure you receive proper compensation for your injuries, treatment costs, past and future wage loss, and out-of-pocket expenses. Let FH&P Lawyers deal with your personal injury legal issues while you focus on recovery.
According to ICBC car accidents in the Interior have dropped since 2016. During that year there were 11,000 reported accidents and 5,900 injuries. In 2020 accidents and injuries have dropped to a reported 8,300 incidents with 4,700 injured people.
A 2021 Court decision in Kringhaug v. Men, awarded damages to a woman who's plans for family growth were impacted by a motor vehicle accident, have set a new precedent that courts should take the impact of accidents on a person’s family planning into account in addition to existing factors.