Personal Injury

Personal Injury (PI). Also referred to as tort law, this area of law deals with an injury to a person or their property for which the person may claim financial compensation in order to be restored as much as possible to the position they enjoyed before the injury


Available in Alberta Law Libraries

Last revised June 11, 2024

Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association Titles

Other Personal Injury titles by Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association in our catalogue.

Last revised Apr. 12, 2024

Westlaw Canada Topical Texts and Annotations

Westlaw Canada Topical Texts and Annotations (TTA) provides access to authoritative texts and annotations from leading experts. It is a series of collections based on specific subject areas, which are fully integrated with the Text and Annotations commentary collection on Westlaw. Below are some titles related to personal injury :

Last revised April 11, 2024

Forms, Precedents and Quantums

Electronic resources

Last Revised: May 10, 2024


For more information on looking for journal articles see our research guide Finding journal articles, conference materials & theses

Last revised April 12, 2024

Case Law



For more information on finding cases see our research guide: Finding and Researching Cases

Last revised April 12, 2024


Halsbury's laws of Canada

Halsbury’s laws of Canada is a multi-volume set which includes coverage of Federal, Provincial & Territorial legislation. Also available electronically through: Lexis Advance® Quicklaw®

This encyclopedia explains the legislation and cases which govern personal injury law issues in every jurisdiction in Canada.

Titles related to personal injury Law include:

Last revised April 12, 2024

Canadian Encyclopedic Digest (Western)

  • Canadian Encyclopedic Digest (C.E.D.)(Western), 4th ed. available electronically through Westlaw Canada
    • has an overview of the law of damages, including footnotes to leading cases, primarily from Western Canada. The section related to personal injury is:
      • Damages

Last revised April 12, 2024

Websites and Resources

Last revised May 8, 2024

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