If you are a Canadian that was injured in a car accident while visiting Florida, you may be concerned about the cost of medical care. Although some Canadians have travel health insurance plans, or other health plans through employment benefits, many visitors do not have such coverage. If you are an Ontario resident and are covered by an Ontario car insurance policy, your medical bills from a car accident may covered. In our experience, we find that the Ontario Accident Benefits Insurance will reimburse for reasonable and necessary medical expenses incurred while in the United States. It is important to get medical attention following a serious car accident or if you suspect you may have been injured. The medical bills are usually recoverable from either your insurance company or the insurance provider for the at-fault vehicle. Often, the medical providers in the United States will cooperate with your lawyer in an effort to have your medical bills reimbursed by an insurance company.
If you are an Ontario resident that has been injured in a car accident in Florida, we may be able to help. For a Free Consultation contact us toll free at 1-866-234-6093 or in Florida at 561-625-6133.
Andrew Iacobelli is a lawyer, licensed to practice law in Florida, Michigan and Ontario. Andrew restricts his practice to the representation of individuals that have been seriously injured.