ICBC investigates all accidents to determine how much each claimant is due. If, during the course of their investigation, they conclude that, “the minimal nature of the impact forces involved in the collision, as well as your physical condition at the time of the accident…did not result in any compensable injury,” they will file the claim as a Low Velocity Impact (LVI) and deny any compensation.
What Qualifies as LVI
ICBC uses four qualifiers to determine if an automobile accident was LVI:
- Was the speed at the time of impact less than 8 kmph?
- Have preexisting medical conditions made it...