Do I need a lawyer?

by Oct 31, 2018F.A.Q.0 comments

At Bush & Company we have a long history of acting for injured people. We rely on investigators, consultants and referrals to medical specialists to insure that your injuries are fully canvassed before you settle. We will do accident investigation to insure that you are not held at fault for the accident. We will insure that all future problems and possibilities of problems are investigated so that you can receive full compensation for your injuries and the future costs and expenses associated with them.

Have you been recently injured?

Bob Bush and the staff of Bush and Company have been helping people who have been injured for twenty years. If you, a friend or family member have been injured in an accident and want a legal team that will represent your interests then Bush & Company can help. We care about you and your family and ensure that you have available to you the best resources in your community to assist in your recovery.

Will ICBC pay me the same amount without a lawyer?

In our experience, ICBC pays more to injured individuals who have hired legal counsel. Your ICBC adjuster may be encouraging you not to seek legal counsel. They do this because it generally saves them money. Any money they save, however, comes at your expense. Bob...

Does ICBC have to pay me additional money if I retain a lawyer?

Yes. If you retain a lawyer you are entitled to taxable costs and disbursements to offset a portion of your legal fees. These do not completely cover your lawyer’s costs but are designed to reimburse you for 30% to 50% of your actual legal bill. These taxable costs...