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British Columbia’s Motor Vehicle Accident Enhanced Care Insurance By Lauryn Kerr, CRT Legal Counsel Bill 11 – 2020: Attorney General Statutes (Vehicle Insurance) Amendment Act, 2020 was introduced this spring. It contains significant changes to how motor vehicle insurance works in British Columbia. These changes include moving to a “care-based” model of accident compensation, where people are compensated for their injuries according to...

Posted by the CRT on August 14, 2020

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The CRT’s Jurisdiction Over Motor Vehicle Personal Injury Claims Is Expanding [This post updated on April 15, 2020] The Province of British Columbia has announced that it will be introducing legislation this spring (2020) to significantly change the automobile insurance regime in British Columbia. These changes include moving to a “care-based” model of accident compensation. Under this model, people are compensated for their injuries according to...

Posted by the CRT on February 6, 2020

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The CRT’s Legislation is Changing By Lauryn Kerr, CRT Legal Counsel [This post was updated on February 20, 2019.] The Civil Resolution Tribunal Act establishes the CRT and sets out its jurisdiction to resolve strata property and small claims disputes. In spring of 2018, the BC government passed Bill 22 to amend the Civil Resolution Tribunal Act. Some provisions from...

Posted by the CRT on December 21, 2018

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Accident Claims & Minor Injuries By Lauryn Kerr, CRT Legal Counsel [This post updated on April 15, 2020] On April 1, 2019 the CRT will have expanded jurisdiction over certain motor vehicle accident claims. We wrote about this in an earlier blog post when the Province of BC introduced changes to the Civil Resolution Tribunal Act. We’re working hard to...

Posted by the CRT on November 9, 2018