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  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer

“Please help us raise money for the players and families affected. Money will go directly to families to help with any expenses incurred.” As of Monday morning, this GoFundMe campaign had amassed $11.7 million of their $4.0 million goal. The [...]

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer

What if the rugby player had gone too far? 21 year old Jake Taylor steps up. His actions stop an attacker’s stream of obscenities that elevated to trying to grab the 18 year old woman’s head and shove to his [...]

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer

“This man got up and started to swear at me calling me a whore and a slut telling me he will kill me and all Muslims in a mix of Arabic and some other language I wasn’t understanding…He raised his [...]

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer

I like to find a silver lining behind every cloud. This very dark one is rimmed with platinum and gold. Road safety has finally come into the spotlight for British Columbians. Money talks. Crashes and collisions have been increasing by [...]

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer

Money talks.  ICBC’s “worst case scenario” rate increase of 42% over the next four years is screaming out. Will we listen? Last week I shared my “Aha!” moment: by treating only the symptoms of our road safety disease we are [...]

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer

Ignorance abounds! I am not intending to use that word with a “stupidity” connotation. My declaration is the written version of a “selfie”! Merriam-Webster online defines ignorance as “a lack of knowledge, understanding, or education”.  I certainly don’t lack education!  [...]

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer
Payments System Hacking

“Can we sit down and talk?”. A deer caught in the headlights, the 44 year old in the video complies with the request.  The much younger woman he is meeting, Chantal, then introduces herself: “I’m Chantal, with Creep Catchers…” He [...]

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer

It looks like ICBC insurance rates are going up again.  According to Transportation Minister Todd Stone, ICBC will be seeking an increase of between four and seven per cent. The last two rate increases, each in the five per cent [...]