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Personal Injury Claim Timelines

Personal Injury claims have different time limits so it is important to get legal advice if you wish to claim compensation.

Important dates for car accidents

7 days – To report the accident to your car insurer or, if you don't own a car, the insurer of the vehicle involved in the accident
30 days – To complete and send the Accident Benefits application
120 days – To let the at-fault driver know that you intend to sue
2 years – To file a lawsuit against the at-fault driver

Important dates for other accidents

10 days – To report a claim to the City
2years – To file a lawsuit with the Court