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Slater Vecchio

About Slater Vecchio

Slater Vecchio is a boutique plaintiff personal injury law firm located in the heart of downtown Vancouver.

The HEADWays Concussion App
Slater Vecchio recently partnered with VGH and the UBC Hospital Foundation to fund the development of a mobile app for concussion care. The HEADWays Concussion Recovery app is a self-management tool for individuals who have suffered a concussion. It's the only self-management app written and created by doctors who specialize in concussion care. The development…
Slater Vecchio Voted a Top 10 Personal Injury Law Firm
Slater Vecchio is a top 10 personal injury law firm, according to Canadian Lawyer Magazine. Founding partner Michael Slater, Q.C. recently claimed the 2013 TLABC Bar Award. And cofounder Tony Vecchio earned his Queen's Counsel appointment last year. As Canadian Lawyer Magazine writes, "One defence lawyer, who regularly clashes with the firm, singled them out for praise:…
YouTube DUI Confession: “I Killed a Man”
"My name is Matthew Cordle, and on June 22, 2013, I hit and killed Vincent Canzani," says the 22-year-old in a YouTube confession. An Ohio judge sentenced Cordle to six and a half years for aggravated vehicular homicide and driving under the influence. He will never drive again. The victim's daughter asked the judge for…
Halloween Safety
It's time for a Halloween safety refresher. Review this handy checklist to ensure a happy, haunted evening this October 31st. Costume Safety Ensure costumes and footwear are suitable for a potentially cold and wet night. Choose brightly coloured costumes that are clearly visible to motorists. Add reflective tape to dark costumes. (more…)
Is Driving Today Too Easy?
Today's cars are a dream to drive. And it's not just because of power technology, like steering, windows, ABS and automatic transmissions. Carmakers are now turning to semi-autonomous technology. Adaptive cruise control ensures your car slows with traffic. Lane departure technology warns you if you've crossed the line. Some cars can actually wake you if…
5 Tips for Home Safety in Fall
The rain is here, leaves are falling, and temperatures are dropping. Fall is an important time to think about home safety as we transition to winter. Consider the following five fall safety tips: 1. Service your furnace Did you know that furnaces and other household heat sources are a common source of carbon monoxide? If…
10 Tips to Keep Little Ones Safe Around Pools at Home
Thanks to for contributing this post to Slater Vecchio Connected. We're happy to share good information on important safety issues. Post by Erin McNeill, Pool season is upon us and it's up to you to create a safe environment for kids to swim in. Swimming can be such a huge relief in the…