Section B Benefits are Deductible From all Heads of Damages.
Bent v MacFarlane, 2018 NBCA 17
In March 2010 Monica Bent was injured in a motor vehicle accident whereby she suffered various injuries. By the date of trial, she was in receipt of Canada Pension Plan Disability benefits and Section B weekly indemnity benefits as a result of her injuries and pre-existing multiple sclerosis.
At trial, the Plaintiff put forward a claim in excess of $550,000, a large percentage of which was for loss of...