Claim benefits for a Catastrophic Injury
Accidents can happen anytime. Even the most careful of people, are still susceptible to accidents, whether it be as a result of somebody else’s negligence or if you just lost control of your own vehicle.
The survivors of the most horrifying of accidents find themselves in the most difficult situations.
They are faced with many complications that will forever change their life. Paralysis, loss of limb, brain damage, and the list goes on. This robs the person not only of his or her health, but their future is shrouded in uncertainty.
Among those uncertainties, are the questions of will I be able to work again and how will I pay for my rehabilitation expenses?
This is why contacting a Toronto Catastrophic Injury Lawyer Michael Yermus and his team at Yermus & Associates is a great step to ensure that your uncertainties are dealt with in a way so as to best ensure a bright future in your new circumstances.
Those who suffer a catastrophic impairment in a motor vehicle accident in Ontario have extra benefits available to them:
Medical and Rehabilitation Benefits available increase from $65,000.00 over 5 years to $1,000,000.00 for life; Caregiver Benefits and Housekeeping and Home Maintenance Benefits are available; Case Management Services are available; and
Attendant Care Benefits increase from a monthly maximum of $3,000.00 per month and a total maximum of $36,000.00 to a monthly maximum of $6,000.00 per month and a total maximum of $1,000,000.00, combined with Medical and Rehabilitation Benefits.
Accident benefits claims and the processes and laws surrounding them are difficult to navigate with simple cases, they are exponentially more complex when dealing with a Catastrophic Injury.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a motor vehicle accident and suffered a Catastrophic Injury, contact Michael Yermus and the team at Yermus & Associates to assist you with your legal claim. We offer a free consultation to better understand your rights and will help you obtain the compensation that you deserve.
The diversity of our services
We are able to provide services in a wide variety of injury related claims, look to the list below for an idea of some of our areas of expertise.