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Automobile insurance - Compulsory government schemes - Uninsured or underinsured motorist coverage

Thursday, December 08, 2016 @ 7:00 PM  

Appeal by the plaintiff, Brugger, from dismissal of his action and from a counterclaim judgment in favour of the defendant, the IWA Forest Industry LTD Plan. The plaintiff was disabled in a 2001 automobile accident and received benefits under the defendant’s LTD insurance plan. He also received disability benefits from the ICBC calculated as a percentage of his gross earnings. In addition, the plaintiff received an ICBC settlement of $197,775 in satisfaction of his tort claim, plus $240,000 in underinsured motorist protection benefits. Payments under the...