A new decision from the B.C. Court of Appeal is an important reminder as to how important it can be to retain a lawyer before dealing with ICBC after an accident. In Raj v. Khosravi, 2015 BCCA 49, a taxi cab driver was injured when his taxi was struck by a vehicle that had run a stop sign.
We all know that "honesty is the best policy" in our daily lives. Unfortunately, some people forget that rule when it comes to their personal injury case where being truthful is just as important. According to a recent report by ICBC, an estimated 10%-15% of personal injury claims are either fraudulent or exaggerated. Here are the top ten reasons to tell the truth in your personal injury case: