Snowbirds’ News

Canada to open its border to “fully vaccinated” US citizens

Canada to open its border to “fully vaccinated” US citizens

  • By admin
  • 27 Jul 2021
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Beginning August 9, only fully vaccinated citizens and permanent residents of the United States will be permitted to enter Canada.  This does not pertain to other countries. Non-essential travel into Canada has been banned since March 2020, something the Canadian government said was necessary to mitigate the spread of Covid-19. Canadians (whether fully vaccinated or […]
How we Select the Best Personal Injury Lawyer for you

How we Select the Best Personal Injury Lawyer for you

  • By admin
  • 13 Jul 2021
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When we look for members, we enlist personal injury lawyers and attorneys who are familiar with Cross Border Accidents and Canadian Snowbirds. Our members are all personal injury lawyers certified by their respective bar association and provincial Law Society.  All lawyers in North America have governing bodies.  The certification process is vigorous.   Our members understand complex tort and […]
The Florida Vacation Rental Crisis.

The Florida Vacation Rental Crisis.

  • By admin
  • 8 Jul 2021
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Like most of the USA, Florida was hit very hard by Covid.  It was fortunate though in having lots of sun, outdoor dining and entertainment venues, along with first rate internet, and wifi capability.   The pandemic allowed Northern Snowbirds to re-assess their life-styles.  They realized they could work just as efficiently via the internet while sitting in […]
Heading to Florida?

Heading to Florida?

  • By admin
  • 2 Jul 2021
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As “vaccines” rollout and Covid wanes consumers are opening up their pocket books and planning trips across North America.  The Canadian and US border is expected to open in days, albeit to those who are fully vaccinated. (We are only recommending those who are fully vaccinated travel.)  Things to consider prior to heading south: Last […]
Travelling Safely: What will they think of next?

Travelling Safely: What will they think of next?

  • By admin
  • 22 Jun 2021
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Apple (iOS) and Google (Android) have come out with softwares that detect whether you are in a car accident.  You will be able to put your phone into a new mode called either “attack detection mode (apparently it will also be able to detect if you are being attacked?) or accident mode.” Certain embodiments of the respective software […]
Good News for Ontario travellers to the USA and abroad:

Good News for Ontario travellers to the USA and abroad:

  • By admin
  • 18 Jun 2021
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In November 2020, a unanimous decision by the (Canada) Ontario Divisional Court, overturned the Ford governments edict and reinstated the Ontario Health Insurance Plan coverages to Ontarians travelling outside of the country.   Canadians will still need private medical insurance to supplement their provincial or territorial health coverage.  While in the US or abroad, you need to remember […]
DO NOT RETURN HOME WITH IT.

DO NOT RETURN HOME WITH IT.

  • By admin
  • 8 Jun 2021
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“Covid is Real – Stop the Spread” To help Canadians stop the spread of Covid and facilitate the need to travel, the Canadian government has instituted travel restrictions. There are though exceptions that allow some border crossings and the recognitions some travellers are now fully vaccinated. Hence they have had built an app called “ArriveCAN”.   It […]
Snowbirds and motor vehicle accidents

Snowbirds and motor vehicle accidents

  • By admin
  • 21 Mar 2020
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Every winter, millions of Canadian and Northern USA Residents (commonly referred to as “Snowbirds“) migrate south to escape the harsh cold weather. Unfortunately while travelling to their favourite southern destinations, Snowbirds sometimes get into very serious motor vehicle accidents.  Any accident at anytime can be devastating.  It can be overwhelming in an unfamiliar state. Cross border accidents […]
Cross border car accidents

Cross border car accidents

  • By admin
  • 21 Mar 2020
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Did you know Cross border car accidents are exceptionally complicated? After a serious car accident you might need an Attorney in the jurisdiction where the accident happened and in your home state or province to manage your contractual rights. Snowbirdaccidents.com has over 35 years of experience with these types of incidents.  We help car accident […]
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