Many attorneys advertise that unless you have a serious personal injury, you need not bother them. My attitude is that MY personal injuries are always serious. And I treat my clients like I would like to be treated. Therefore, your personal injuries are my serious personal injuries. Unfortunately, all insurance companies exist for one reason: profits. Insurance companies cannot pay claims and make profits, so wherever they can avoid paying a claim, they will. The garden-variety city streets crash that happens daily is the first place the insurance companies look to cut paying claims. So, you are rear-ended at a stop sign; or hit by a driver who didn’t see… Read More »
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Facing the struggle of recovery after an accident or injury can be overwhelming; medical bills, loss of wages due to the inability to work, pain and emotional stress, these things take a toll that jeopardize your quality of life. Timmons, Owen, Jansen & Tichy Inc. are aggressive advocates for victim’s rights and will provide clarity and direction as we work towards the compensation you deserve.
Those unfortunate enough to get hurt on the job know big changes in workers’ compensation laws slammed injured workers in 2004. This attack included substantial alterations of the law of apportionment, with the intent to reduce the amount of money paid to injured workers for permanent disabilities. After two years of bad decisions from the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board and the courts, two cases have come down in this area that finally give the working person a break, and may ultimately result in an improvement in the law.