If you are a Canadian citizen injured in a Florida car accident, you may have rights to claim benefits in Florida and in Ontario.  Ontario auto insurance policies provide for medical and rehabilitation benefits caused by car accidents in Florida, even if the accident is caused by another vehicle.  Your Ontario auto insurance policy will even cover you if you are in a rental car, or if you are a passenger in a Florida vehicle.  In addition to Ontario accident benefits coverage, Ontario residents may also have claims against the at fault vehicle owner and/or driver’s insurance policy.  These claims will generally involveRead More →

This time of year there are many people in southern Ontario enjoying their motorcycles.  Few summer activities are more enjoyable than taking to the road by motorcycle – meeting up with fellow riders, or taking a scenic ride. For many motorcyclists, riding is a hobby, a source or recreation, and passion.  Unfortunately, for some riders this season will result in tragic injury, or even death.  Many motorcycle accidents in Toronto and throughout Ontario are the result of other drivers simply not paying attention. Despite efforts to remind drivers to be on the lookout for motorcycles, there are countless accidents where cars and trucks simply failRead More →

HOPE TBI is a place of HOPE, inspiration, resources, educational information, the opportunity to give others the power to make informed decisions about their care, and to bring awareness to Polytrauma and Traumatic Brain Injury in general on a global level. This site is a way to help others, help myself find healing, and hopefully take the struggle out of finding resources and information when someone is faced with a Trauma from a Polytrauma or Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). Whether that is from a Sports Concussion, a Wreck (vehicle accident), Blunt Trauma from a Violent Act,  Veteran from one of our Armed Forces with a multi-systemRead More →

  Register for Health Care Connect and a nurse will search for a doctor or nurse practitioner who is accepting new patients in your community. Register for Health Care Connect online Or register by phone at 1-800-445-1822 , Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. About 88% of people who join the program find a family health care provider this way, however, joining Health Care Connect does not guarantee that: a family health care provider will be found for you – those who need urgent care will be placed with a family health care provider first one family health care provider can take your whole familyRead More →

    Telehealth Ontario is a free, confidential service you can call to get health advice or information. A Registered Nurse will take your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Toll-free: 1-866-797-0000 Toll-free TTY: 1-866-797-0007 Telehealth Ontario is only offered over the phone. Email advice is not available. How it works When you call, a Registered Nurse will ask you to answer questions so they can assess your health problem and give you advice. Telehealth Ontario nurses will not diagnose your illness or give you medicine. They will direct you to the most appropriate level of care or may put you inRead More →

An online community that supports all affected by brain injury? We welcome TBI Hope & Inspiration! The TBI HOPE Network is an online community that supports all affected by brain injury. We offer a FREE All-Digital magazine through our website. A print version of TBI HOPE Magazine is available at a nominal cost. We have a wide range of resources for survivors, caregivers, and members of the professional and support communities to learn more about traumatic brain injury from those who understand it best. It is our hope to help end the silence that surrounds traumatic brain injury by offering meaningful information to the TBI communityRead More →

From our first meeting until the resolution of your personal injury case or insurance claim, the team at Iacobelli Law Firm will provide compassionate, professional and effective legal counsel. We represent clients throughout Ontario in civil litigation matters, including automobile collisions, slip and fall accidents, and medical malpractice. We have offices located in central York Region and North York. Accessible and Responsive: Clients can always expect to speak directly with a lawyer or other staff during business hours.  During the evenings and weekends, we respond to messages that require immediate attention. Respect: We are compassionate and we understand the emotional and economic hardships experienced by victims of personal injury and theirRead More →

  BRAIN INJURY By the time the clock strikes midnight tonight, 144 new brain injuries will be sustained by individuals in Ontario. Each year, 150,000 Canadians suffer an Acquired Brain Injury. IN Ontario 795 children out of 100,000 will suffer a brain injury this year. It is anticipated that a brain injury will occur in Canada every 3.5 minutes. These numbers are added to the numbers from the day before, the month before and the year before. Currently, there are close to 500,000 people in Ontario who are identified as having an acquired brain injury. The impact and devastation to families and individuals affected byRead More →

Online support group for anyone that has been involved in a motor vehicle accident, caregivers and loved ones. Welcome Survivors! This group has been created as an online support group for anyone that has been involved in a motor vehicle accident, caregivers and loved ones. As fellow victims we realize that it can be overwhelming and scary at times. This group is for us to come together and be there for each other to share positivity, advice, friendship and information. This group is closed so that we can feel comfortable to chat with each other openly and honestly and also so that no one elseRead More →