If you are interested in hitchhiking in BC start by understanding the rules of the road. While hitchhiking is not illegal, there are several instances where you could be arrested for the practice. To help you avoid legal issues as a BC hitchhiker we have created a helpful guide outlining the basic practices for requesting
Statistics provided by ICBC demonstrate that there are approximately 49,000 hit and run accidents in British Columbia every year. Chances are you or someone you know have been involved in an accident where the responsible party has left the scene of the accident. What to do if a driver leaves the scene of an accident?
After an injury it can be difficult to find a legal team that has the experience necessary to make you feel that your personal injury claim will be properly prepared, quantified and presented to the insurance company or trial judge. At Warnett Hallen, we understand the decision to hire a lawyer can be stressful. This is especially
We have all seen the commercials about the importance of hiring a lawyer after an accident to protect your interests. The personal injury lawyers at Warnett Hallen LLP would agree, hiring a lawyer as soon as possible after an accident is very important. However, seeking medical treatment and attending continued care after an accident is the
Time to Change the Rules for ICBC Disability Benefits? Many of us rarely consider what personal-injury insurance benefits are available following a car accident in British Columbia. ICBC accident benefits are important to your well being after a car accident injury in Vancouver. The Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC) offers total temporary-disability benefits, or
Summer in BC often means “road trip”. Everyone gets moving, whether they’re on their way to the campground, beach or lake, or just hitting the open road. At the same time, road work is at its peak, taking advantage of the sun to get repairs finished before the colder rainy days return. More vehicles on
The weather is warm and the healthy Lower Mainland cyclists are coming out in record numbers. Over the last three years, the cities of Vancouver and Surrey have been building an infrastructure that enables a much better road system for bikes, pedestrians and cars. The great folks over at HUB have organized another fantastic event in