City Flooding Classaction

Sandy Zaitzeff, Christopher Watkins, and Nancy Erickson of WATKINS LAW PROFESSIONAL CORPORATION are filing a class action lawsuit against the City of Thunder Bay for negligence in the design and maintenance of the city storm, water and sewer systems. The recent heavy rains were a predictable event and should have been designed for and the City failed to maintain the sewage treatment plant and other storm sewer facilities which resulted in extensive damages for many city residents. This class action will cover the insured and uninsured.

If you were affected by the recent flood and would like some advise…and/or would like to join the class action, please contact our office. The following is the information that will be required.

NAME:
ADDRESS:
PHONE No.:
EMAIL ADDRESS:
INSURED: YES / NO
IF YES: NAME OF INSURANCE COMPANY:
EXTENT OF LOSS/DAMAGE?

PLEASE TAKE PHOTOS OF DAMAGES TO BASEMENTS…ALSO PHOTOS OF BELONGINGS IN YARDS. PLEASE KEEP ALL INVOICES/RECEIPTS…WE WILL REQUIRE A COPY AS WELL AS A COPY OF YOUR INSURANCE POLICY, if insured.

“OUR FEE GUARANTEE” We do NOT charge a fee unless we settle your case and get you money damages.

The Dryden Crash and its Consequences

The Dryden crash, and the subsequent inquiry by Justice Virgil Moshansky, marked a turning point in Canadian aviation.

On March 10, 1989 Air Ontario Flight 1363 crashed near Dryden, Ontario immediately after take-off due to ice and snow on the wings, causing the death of 21 of 65 passengers and 3 of 4 crew members.

This incident followed hard on the heels of the crash at Gander which killed all 256 passengers and crew on board. The inquiry into the Gander crash was widely criticized as having been mishandled, and the investigating agency, the Canadian Aviation Safety Board (CASB) was subsequently scrapped.

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United Nations International Day of Disabled Persons – World Record Sky Diving

Information provided by Team Independence – Published: 2009-12-19

Following on their world first North Pole summit, “Team Independence” of David Shannon and Christopher Watkins (both individuals living with disabilities) just returned from a world record sky dive outside of New Orleans, La. in Lumberton, Mississippi, in celebration of the United Nations International Day of Disabled Persons.

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Kenora’s Shame

By: W-FIVE

Date: Sat. Jan. 21 2006 6:58 PM ET

Kenora’s rugged beauty and lakeside setting is a magnet for the outdoor types. But there’s a dark side to the city you won’t read about in the tourist brochures. If you’re poor and native, Kenora can be a dangerous place.

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