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B.C. Court of Appeal Finds That Drivers Cannot Contract Out of Liability for Motor Vehicle Accidents


In a recent decision of the B.C. Court of Appeal in the case of Niedermeyer v. Charlton (2014 BCCA 165), the court was asked to decide whether a waiver signed by someone who was subsequently injured in a motor vehicle accident could operate to prevent that person from recovering damages for the injuries she sustained.


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