What is the test for determining whether a motor vehicle accident is an accident or an accident?

British Columbia, Canada


The following excerpt is from Burnett v. Moir, 2011 BCSC 1469 (CanLII):

As to causation, the plaintiff relied on Athey v. Leonati, 1996 CanLII 183 (SCC), [1996] 3 S.C.R. 458 where Major J. stated the test for causation at paras. 13 and 14 as follows:

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