There are reports that a Canadian motorcyclist was tragically killed in Florida, when another vehicle failed to stop for a stop sign. This fatality motorcycle accident involving a Canadian occurred on SR 72 near Proctor Road in Florida.
First and foremost, we offer our sincere condolences to the man that was tragically killed in this fatality Florida motorcycle accident.
When a resident of Ontario is injured or killed in a Florida accident, there are rights and remedies available on behalf of the Estate of the deceased and his or her family members. There are different laws for car and motorcycle accidents in Ontario and in Florida. Nonetheless, if the driver had a valid Ontario auto insurance policy, the claim may involve both the U.S. insurance policies and Ontario auto policies. The applicable insurance for the losses will depend on the nature of the accident, the injuries, and the coverage available for the driver and vehicle that caused the accident.
To learn more about your rights if you have lost a Canadian loved one in a Florida accident, call us toll-free any time at 1-866-234-6093.
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.