This ICBC Survival Guide has been written to provide you with information about ICBC and the process of making a claim for damages following injury in an accident. This guide does not replace the necessity of obtaining legal advice. The guide contains detailed information about the history of ICBC and the legislation that governs ICBC as well as the steps involved following an accident in the determination of fault and entitlement to benefits. The ICBC adjuster is an employee of ICBC and their job is to settle your claim with as minimal payment as possible. It is always recommended to seek legal advice before speaking to an ICBC adjuster and especially before settling your claim with an ICBC adjuster.
This Guide is meant to provide general information and to serve as a starting point in your understanding of the consequences of being involved in a motor vehicle accident in British Columbia. It is not meant to serve as or replace the necessity for legal advice regarding your specific circumstances.