FAQ – Medical Malpractice

Q1. Should I talk to the insurance company before I talk to a lawyer?

A1. It is in your best interest to talk to a lawyer first. A Personal Injury Lawyer from SBMB will explain your rights and let you know what to expect each step of the way. He or she will also speak to the insurance company on your behalf.

Q2. What if I am at fault in a car accident?

A2. Even if you’re at fault in an accident, you may be entitled to benefits. If you suffered a serious injury, those benefits could be substantial.

Q3. I am no longer able to work because of my injury. How can I pay my legal fees?

A3. At SBMB Law we work hard to win a settlement. No fees are payable by you until your claim is won or a settlement is reached.

Q4. I can’t work because I was injured in an accident. How will I pay my medical bills and provide for my family?

A4. We can help you understand your rights and the benefits you’re entitled to receive. Depending on your individual case, there are benefits available to replace lost income, healthcare expenses and other out of pocket expenses.

Q5. What if the accident happened at my place of employment?

A5. A Personal Injury Lawyer from SBMB Law will help you determine whether to pursue the claim through the insurance company or the Workplace Safety Insurance Board (WSIB).