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CAR SEAT CLINIC SUCCESS!

It was a chilly morning outside yesterday for Martin & Hillyer’s first Free Car Seat Clinic but everyone kept warm with hot coffee and some delicious home baked treats.  (Thank you Mrs. Abraham!) Almost every car seat that was inspected required some modification to bring it up to safety standards and be

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READERS’ CHOICE NOMINATIONS 2018

Martin & Hillyer Associates is honoured to have been nominated in 3 categories in the Hamilton Spectator’s 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards! If you appreciate the local legal expertise we provide, you can show your support for Martin & Hillyer by voting for us and our lawyers in the following categories:

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Readers Choice Nominations 2017

READERS’ CHOICE NOMINATIONS 2017

Martin & Hillyer Associates is honoured to have been nominated in 3 categories in the Hamilton Spectator’s 2017/18 Readers’ Choice Awards! If you appreciate the local legal expertise we provide, you can show your support for Martin & Hillyer by voting for us and our lawyers in the following categories:

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ONTARIO TAKING STEPS TO PROTECT SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE

The Ontario government passed the Sexual Violence and Harassment Action Plan Act in March of 2016 (also known as Bill 132) with all-party support, bringing in wide-ranging reforms to reduce sexual violence and to protect & empower survivors. The Act is an essential part of the government’s action plan called It’s Never Okay, a plan

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HBIA 5K BY THE BAY

Laura Hillyer of Martin & Hillyer Associates took part in the 11th annual Hamilton Brain Injury Association (HBIA) 5K by the Bay. Laura joined survivors of acquired brain injuries and their family and friends along with other members of the community to raise money and awareness. The event was held on

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LAURA HILLYER DISCUSSES AUTO INSURANCE CUTBACKS ON CHML

A change in legislation that happened on June 1st has drastically cut the insurance coverage available to you, including cutting coverage for catastrophic injuries in half. Before this change in legislation, people who suffer the most serious injuries in car accidents (called “catastrophic injuries,” which include things like brain injury,

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HELMETS ON KIDS EVENT IN BURLINGTON

As they always say, children are the future! That’s why it’s so important to us that we keep them healthy, happy and as safe as possible. Local personal injury lawyers from Martin & Hillyer Associates, Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA) and community partners donated and gave out the helmets during the Helmets on

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2015-16 Guide to Personal Injury Lawsuits for Medical and Rehabilitation Professionals. 

DOWNLOAD THE MHA GUIDE TO PERSONAL INJURY LAWSUITS FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS

Today, Martin & Hillyer Associates released its updated 2015-16 Guide to Personal Injury Lawsuits for Medical and Rehabilitation Professionals.  The Guide is a free quick-reference tool for members of medical and rehabilitation-related professions who become involved as experts and treatment providers in personal injury litigation. It provides an overview of the

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Door Sign reads "Legal & Patient Resource Room"

LEGAL & PATIENT RESOURCE ROOM RECEIVES CRITICAL UPDATES

Hamilton General Hospital Foundation would like to acknowledge Martin & Hillyer Associates’ generous $6,400 donation toward critical accessibility upgrades to the Hospital’s Legal & Patient Resource Room. Martin & Hillyer Associates assisted in the establishment of the room in 2012, and their commitment to ensuring full accessibility for The General’s

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Participants at bowlathon

MARTIN & HILLYER ASSOCIATES 21ST ANNUAL CHARITY BOWL-A-THON

At Martin & Hillyer Associates we are delighted to announce our partnership with Nelson Youth Centres – Burlington for our 2015 Bowl-A-Thon. We will donate all proceeds raised by this event to bowlathon 2 Nelson Youth Centres- Burlington. The Centre is an accredited children’s mental health centre that provides a rich array

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Cars stuck in rush hour

BE UBER AWARE!

Uber is once again making the news due to concerns about proper insurance coverage – both for Uber operators AND Uber passengers. New facts uncovered by BuzzFeedfocus on a California investigation, but may cause Ontario Uber users to question the company’s commitment to ensuring both its operators and passengers are adequately covered by

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