TorkLaw Offers Assistance to Victims of Accidents without Health Insurance
LOS ANGELES, June 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Personal injury lawyers at The Torkzadeh Law Firm (TorkLaw) announced today their continued commitment to helping those most vulnerable after a tragic an unexpected accident.
According to government statistics, over 7.1 million people in California do not have health insurance.1 This staggering number is among the highest in the country.
Not only are the number of current individuals without health insurance a concern, studies show that as a result of the latest Federal healthcare reform programs, individual health insurance premiums in California will increase by 64%-146%2. This will undoubtedly result in an increase of those without medical insurance coverage due to the increase in premiums.
For more than 35 years, the attorneys at TorkLaw have dedicated their careers to helping victims and families of those who have been seriously injured as a result of someone else's wrongdoing, dangerous products and defective road hazards.
TorkLaw has a wide network of medical professionals including physicians, surgeons, physical therapists, and other occupational and mental therapists with whom clients can receive treatment without paying out of pocket or worrying about co-pays and expensive diagnostic exams up front.
"If someone is seriously injured in an accident and they do not have healthcare coverage or can't afford to pay to get the medical attention they need, we can help," said Reza Torkzadeh, Partner at TorkLaw.
Tragedy strikes when least expected. One of the greatest challenges in recovering from a serious accident is to make sure that victims are receiving the proper medical care to help them get better faster. Often times the bills add up so quickly, victims aren't even given the chance to focus on their recovery.
"The majority of our clients don't have health insurance and can't afford to get the treatment they need. There is nothing more important than their health and well-being. The last thing on their minds after a serious accident should be how their bills are going to get paid. That's where we come in," said Torkzadeh.
Having an experienced Los Angeles personal injury lawyer on your side can make all the difference in the outcome of your case.
"We take pride in knowing that if a client needs medical care, we can have them treated by some of the best doctors, surgeons and experts in the country without questions about health insurance coverage or payment. Our concerns are making sure our clients are taken care of," said Torkzadeh, whose law firm only represents plaintiffs in personal injury cases.
TorkLaw is a plaintiff's law firm that exclusively represents victims and their families in catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases. Visit them online at www.torklaw.com
1 California Healthcare Foundation
2 Forbes Pharma & Healthcare
CONTACT: Reza Torkzadeh, +1-310-935-1111
SOURCE The Torkzadeh Law Firm