Ohio has seen more than its fair share of tort deform laws over the last decade. These laws have the affect of making it harder for folks who get hurt, through no fault of their own, to be made whole again.
As if reality wasn’t bad enough, I saw this post on The Pop Tort about fictitious laws on TV shows written in to scripts to limit fictitious rights of the characters. Art imitating life indeed.
What does this mean to you:
Know that insurance companies and corporations have lobbyists. Most of us don’t. When laws get passed, guess which one they favor?