It is sad to talk to a injured person who calls you to late in their case. They have questions, usually about medical bills that aren’t getting paid. When you start going over the facts, you find that they had an collision that wasn’t their fault , were hurt and had been getting care. Their insurance company had been, as they should, paying the medical bills. But, a week or a month later, they get a call from the adjuster saying: "We aren’t going to pay anything else. You either take what we offer or we are sending you to one of our doctors who will say we don’t have to pay."
Clearly the adjuster is giving legal advice. There is absolutely no doubt that the insured’s rights are not a part of the adjusters interests. But, the person is scared or at least concerned about the bills they have built up to this point. So they take the money.
It’s a month, or a year later and they are still hurt and have no where to turn. lf that call came in before the unfair offer, there is a lot that we can do to help. There is an arbitration option or a law suit. Or at the very least, a review of what their insurance company didn’t tell them. There’s a reason why No Fault studies have shown that people with attorneys are better protected.
A consultation is free and it can make a big difference in protecting you and your family.
A founding partner with Bradshaw & Bryant, Mike Bryant has always fought to find justice for his clients—knowing that legal troubles, both personal injury and criminal, can be devastating for a family. Voted a Top 40 Personal Injury "Super Lawyer" multiple years, Mr. Bryant has also been voted one of the Top 100 Minnesota "Super Lawyers" four times.