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'Ignored and ignored': Father speaks out after 5-year-old seriously injured in B.C. crash

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It was a moment that burned into Cemil's mind. He and his children had just finished playing tennis and were waiting to cross the road at his Avenue and Arbutus Street in Cornwall on 20 July. Collision at an intersection. He and his five-year-old daughter didn't have time to move.

“A car came and hit my daughter and a telephone pole at the same time…she had a big cut on her leg — it was open — flesh, flats, fractures, everything. He grabbed me and started yelling her name."

Cemil said he confirmed that his two sons were alive. No one was hurt except for the daughter whose face was covered in blood.

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"She calls me Bubba. Bubba, hug me. Baba please stay with me." He said, "That's all she said. I hugged her and tried to assess her wounds at the same time.Is she alive?" 22} READ MORE: Five-year-old girl seriously injured in Vancouver crash after mounting car on curb

Vancouver Police said the collision drove the vehicle over a curb and landed on the sidewalk. It looks like it was making a left turn at the time, they said on the day of the accident.

Cemil requested to be identified by his first name only to protect his daughter. In addition to severely injuring her leg, her daughter reportedly broke her arm and lost a fingertip.

After one operation, she was discharged with a cast and pins. Since she is young, I hope she makes a full recovery.

"With so many injuries, there is room for a lot of mistakes," he said.

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Follow ICBC's recovery process. His workload has "quadrupled" and his home is in an "emergency situation," he told Global News.

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"We are not getting any help from anyone. We are all alone in this." he said. "I haven't been assigned a psychologist yet. Nothing is moving...we are just being ignored and ignored." A tragic car accident case highlights a "gap" in ICBC's no-fault policy, says lawyer According to chairman Greg Phillips, British Columbians were once able to hire a lawyer after an accident to help operate the ICBC's system. But under the new no-fault system, they "just don't have that right anymore," he told Global News. ``The new no-fault model will save 200 pages,'' said Phillips. created a 300-page new law that, frankly, makes it virtually impossible for anyone trying to recover to understand their rights and how to access the support they need.” 87}

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ICBC's enhanced care model was last introduced, as it offers people in British Columbia "significantly improved care, recovery, and income alternatives" regardless of fault for the accident. Partially charged. State governments say the new system will go far beyond what residents had access to under the old model, which was based on litigation.

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ICBC says plaintiffs may have had to wait "years" to receive money through litigation pay up to one-third of the settlement money to lawyers.

However, Phillips criticizes the policy of depriving victims of the right to hire an attorney to file a claim for pain and suffering resulting from an accident.

All costs or losses could be claimed.Now we essentially have a very complicated box that everyone is piling up on," he said. Even if there were, they would have access to the same box as this poor girl and her family."

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while Cemil said his children were not safe at home within sight of the accident scene. I said I don't feel it. He said that when they saw a corner, they would start screaming, believing the car could hit them.

He read countless pages of his PDF and was sent to fill out a form, but he said, "There is nothing there."

"This PDF was made for just one of him in BC, not for his family of five who had a major roadside accident. ' he said. "This is my reality and we are all alone... All my daughter's screams, my trauma, my son's trauma are not worth compensation."

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These are very difficult times.

"ICBC works to ensure that you receive all the benefits to which you are entitled," wrote spokesperson Brent Shearer.

"Care is led by a team of medical professionals, including ongoing work with an occupational therapist to address immediate needs and develop a comprehensive recovery plan."

Benefits are available for as long as needed and there are no overall limits to care and recovery.

He has been found guilty of certain criminal offenses under the new enhanced care system. He said that if a sentenced driver causes an accident, the victim can sue the driver in civil lawsuits and seek certain compensation.

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