The laws and regulations surrounding car accidents in Vaughan, Ontario, are primarily governed by the Highway Traffic Act (HTA) and the Insurance Act. The HTA sets the rules for operating vehicles and determining fault in the event of a car accident. All drivers in Ontario are required to carry automobile insurance, which provides financial protection in case of a collision, including liability coverage and accident benefits coverage. In addition to these statutory regulations, car accident cases may also be impacted by common law principles, such as negligence and contributory negligence, which may impact the determination of fault and compensation available. Therefore, it is important to seek the guidance of a knowledgeable car accident lawyer to understand your rights and options following a collision.
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At MacIsaac Gow LLP, we are experienced in navigating the complex laws and regulations surrounding car accidents in Vaughan, Ontario. Our lawyers are well-versed in the Highway Traffic Act and the Insurance Act, which govern the operation of vehicles and the requirement to carry automobile insurance. We also have a thorough understanding of common law principles, such as negligence and contributory negligence, which may impact the determination of fault and the amount of compensation available. If you have been involved in a car accident in Vaughan, our dedicated team can help you navigate the legal process and fight for the compensation you deserve. Contact us today for a free consultation.