Expertise in a Wide Array of Personal Injuries
Advances in prosthetic are closing in on life like limbs. Traditional prosthetic arms, for example, only had 3 movements. The state of the art prosthetic arms, in beta testing, is now up to 22 movements, can lift up to 60 lbs, and have fingertip nodes that detect pressure, vibration and temperature…
ATV & Snowmobile Accidents
Hitting the trails on an all terrain vehicle or snowmobile is a provincial past time. Thousands of kilometers of trails exist throughout the province of Ontario not to mention the multiple frozen lakes that are available to a snowmobile enthusiast….
here is perhaps no greater feeling of freedom than when a person learns to ride a bike. Cycling is a remarkable activity that is low impact, supports a healthy lifestyle, is good for the environment and reduces traffic….
Burns and Disfigurements
It may surprise you to learn that a home can be completely consumed in flames in less than 3 minutes, and that a person typically has less than 2 minutes of hearing the fire alarm to escape, according to the Ontario Fire Marshal…
Due to its very nature, chronic pain cannot be detected by traditional measures, including x-rays, CT scans or MRIs. However, this does not mean that chronic pain does not exist. It simply means that such cases are harder to litigate…
Dogs are trusted companions, members of our families, guides to the blind, and a critical part of many police forces. However, some are vicious, and cause serious harm and sometimes death….
Injuries to Children
Accidents involving children must be handled delicately and patiently. The injury and hospital visits are traumatizing on their own, and the child should be protected as much as possible from the effects of a lawsuit….
230 joints create the poetry in motion that is the moving human body. Our joints are marvels of Bioengineering allowing us to move with an utter sense of effortlessness. But when a person damages one of their joints, especially their shoulder, elbow, wrist, hip, knee or ankle, the functional impact is profound…
Motor Vehicle Accident
In 1886 Karl Benz filed the first patent for an automobile, the Benz Patent-Motorwagen. It is the greatest mechanical invention of the 19th century. It has shaped our cities and culture, and shrunken our world….
“In a car you’re always in a compartment, and because you’re used to it you don’t realize that through that car window everything you see is just more TV. You’re a passive observer and it is all moving by you boringly in a frame. On a cycle the frame is gone…
In March of 2014, five private companies responsible for snow clearing in Ontario contacted Global News to warn the public that “safety isn’t what it should be and the government needs to invest more.” Global News interviewed Darcy Romaine in response…
Nursing Home Negligence
Much of what we do at BolandHowe involves helping people whose lives have been severely diminished because of someone’s thoughtlessness, carelessness, stupidity or ignorance….
Accidents do not only result in physical injuries they can also cause psychological or psychiatric distress. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed as suffering from anxiety, panic attacks, a post-traumatic stress disorder, depression… Read More
It is no surprise that skiers and snowboarders often suffer injury because of their own mistakes. While the risk of injury is accepted, what ought not be accepted is the risk of injury because of the ski hill or ski patrols negligence…. Read More
Traumatic Brain Injury
The mind is the most distinguishing faculty of mankind. When it is injured the consequences are of course significant. Even mild traumatic brain injuries can change the very nature of a person, or affect the person’s judgment, forever… Read More
Commercial trucking is the lifeblood of our economy. In 2005, the trucking industry is estimated to have generated $67 billion in revenue. Transportation Canada reports that more than 600,000 heavy trucks wind through the veins of our highway systems every day… Read More
Neither we, nor the law, can pretend to appreciate the depth of your loss. We recognize that the untimely deaths capsize the family financially and most certainly emotional, and that lawsuits, though necessary, prolong closure… Read More