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Why Facebook is popping up in more personal injury cases

On behalf of Linley Welwood LLP posted in Injuries on Wednesday April 11, 2018

On behalf of David Letkemann A look at recent British Columbia personal injury cases that involved evidence from social media. For most people, social media is a fun and innocent way of keeping up with friends and family members. For those involved in a car accident, however, social media could play a much more serious role in…



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Report focuses on common causes of fatal traffic accidents

On behalf of Linley Welwood LLP posted in Car accidents on Wednesday April 11, 2018

A report recently released by British Columbia’s provincial health officer is drawing attention to some of the most common causes of fatal traffic accidents in the province. According to Global News, the report focuses on speeding, distracted driving and impaired driving as some of the leading causes of fatal car accidents and includes a number of recommendations…



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British Columbia considers new penalties for distracted driving

On behalf of Linley Welwood LLP posted in Car accidents on Wednesday April 11, 2018

With distracted driving deaths still high, B.C. is looking for new solutions to the problem. Distracted driving continues to be a major threat on the road. In fact, according to CBC News, about a quarter of all fatal car accidents in British Columbia involve distracted driving. Distracted driving rates remain high despite the province having substantially increased…



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