What factors will determine the quantum of damages awarded in a motor vehicle accident case?

British Columbia, Canada


The following excerpt is from Culver v Skrypnyk, 2019 BCSC 807 (CanLII):

In Stapley v. Hejslet, 2006 BCCA 34 at para. 46, Kirkpatrick J.A. set out a useful, non-exhaustive list of factors that offer guidance as to what may influence an award of non-pecuniary damages. The list includes the: (a) age of the plaintiff; (b) nature of the injury; (c) severity and duration of pain; (d) disability; (e) emotional suffering; and (f) loss or impairment of life.

Other Questions


What factors are considered to determine the quantum of damages awarded in a motor vehicle accident case? (British Columbia, Canada)
What factors will be used to determine the quantum of damages awarded to a plaintiff in her motor vehicle accident case? (British Columbia, Canada)
What is the range of factors used to determine the quantum of damages awarded in a motor vehicle accident case? (British Columbia, Canada)
What factors are considered to determine the quantum of non-pecuniary damages awarded in a motor vehicle accident case? (British Columbia, Canada)
What factors are considered to determine the quantum of non-pecuniary damages awarded in a motor vehicle accident? (British Columbia, Canada)
What factors will determine the quantum of damages awarded to a plaintiff in a motor vehicle accident? (British Columbia, Canada)
What are the factors that determine the quantum of damages awarded to a plaintiff in a motor vehicle accident? (British Columbia, Canada)
What factors are considered to determine the quantum of damages awarded in a motor vehicle accident? (British Columbia, Canada)
What factors have been considered in determining the quantum of damages for a plaintiff who was injured in a motor vehicle accident? (British Columbia, Canada)
What is the quantum of damages awarded in a motor vehicle accident case? (British Columbia, Canada)
X



Whitelogo nobg 300dpi sm


"The most advanced legal research software ever built."


Trusted by top litigators from across North America.