Plaintiff failed to prove causation for ongoing disability
Carroll v Leblanc, 2013 NBQB 393
The Plaintiff sustained soft tissue injuries in a motor vehicle accident on January 15, 2003, prior to the enactment of the cap on general damages. The Plaintiff had a pre-existing elbow injury, described as “tennis elbow”, and a history of depression. After the accident, the Plaintiff had two slip and falls, and also developed a growth on his low back.
At the time of the accident, the Plaintiff was off...