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New Lawyer Referral Service Launches in Florida
May 03, 2013 (09:05 AM EDT)
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Many popular medical and/or lawyer referral services promote the opportunity to collect up to $10,000 for medical or lost wage benefits, but exactly how does that work?
Every insured motorist in Florida is supposed to have PIP (personal injury protection) in the amount of $10,000 which is provided by their own insurance company, not the other persons company.
Now the part that some may not be aware of is that sometimes these "services" rush to get a victim seen by a doctor or chiropractor who immediately puts you on a treatment plan.
Before they know it $10,000 or more in medical expenses has been racked up and then suddenly their treatment stops! The insurance company gets a bill for the treatment and the medical office gets that money leaving the client with nothing unless they bring on an attorney who may or may not be able to successfully sue the other driver (or his insurance company) depending on who was at fault in the accident.
What happens to the lost wage benefit then? Well unfortunately the lost wage benefit is PART of that $10,000! So if you "used it all up" with the doctor or chiropractor there is nothing left to compensate a victim for missed time at work.
When you deal with Florida-accident-law.com you can rest assured that we will put you in contact with an attorney FIRST, who never gets anything UNTIL YOU DO!
Once that happens he can help you find a reputable medical professional that will give you the care you NEED and nothing more.
Russell Cheatham has been in practice in Florida since 1984. He offers caring and compassionate representation to his clients but will aggressively represent them to recover compensation for injuries that they have suffered due to the negligence of others.
Mr. Cheatham is an experienced trail lawyer with past experience representing insurance companies in all types of personal injury claims, in addition Mr. Cheatham has, and continues to represent the injured who through no fault of their own have suffered a serious injury.
With 28 years of experience Mr. Cheatham can help you navigate through those difficult times, providing you and your family with the advice and guidance you need and deserve. Your case will be handled personally by Mr. Cheatham and not an assistant or paralegal.
Mr. Cheatham can help you recover lost wages, medical bills, property damage, loss of enjoyment of life, pain and suffering and other related costs.
Media Contact: Russell Cheatham Florida-accident-law.com, 855-388-8630, firstname.lastname@example.org
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