Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters"
- Albert Einstein
L3 Technologies and the Defense Base Act
According the L3 Technologies, previously known as L-3 Communications, website, “L3 is a leading provider of a broad range of communication and electronic systems and products used on military, homeland security and commercial platforms. L3 is also a prime contractor in aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training.”
L3 Technologies 4 Sectors:
“Aerospace Systems delivers integrated solutions for the global ISR market and provides modernization, upgrade, sustainment, and maintenance and logistics support for a wide variety of aircraft and ground systems.” Their four business areas include Aircraft Systems, ISR Systems, MAS, or Vertex Aerospace.
“Electronic Systems provides a broad range of components, products, subsystems, systems and related services for military and commercial customers.” Their four business areas include Aviation Products, Power & Propulsion Systems, Precision Engagement & Training, and Security & Detection Systems
Communication Systems delivers products and services for the global communications market, specializing in strategic and tactical airborne, space, ground and sea-based communication systems. Their business areas include advanced communications, broadband communications and space & power.
Sensor Systems offers a diverse portfolio of innovative sensor technologies across the maritime, land, airborne, space and cyber domains. Their business area includes business development & advanced programs, insight, maritime sensor systems, TRL, and WESCAM.
According to L3 Technologies, “L3 has delivered superior performance to the U.S. government, our allies and leading corporations throughout the world” for over 10 years. They claim that “As a top ten defense contractor in the world, we know the critical role our products and services play in the protection and defense of freedoms worldwide.”
Getting The Benefits You Deserve
Getting the benefits that you are entitled to under the DBA after you have been injured while working for L3 Technologies isn’t easy. Even if you have a legitimate DBA claim the chances of you actually receiving your DBA benefits is slim. This is because the DBA insurance companies are paid the big bucks for denying legitimate claims, just like yours. So, they do, every day.
I don’t want this to happen to you so I’m going to make this page a resource and give you the tools you need to win your DBA benefits back. By reading this page, you’ll already be one step ahead of the DBA insurance companies and their lawyers.
So here’s the break down. You will need:
1. The best DBA attorney out there.
2. The truth.
3. Strong Preparation for whatever they throw at you.
The Best DBA Attorney Out There.
Why do you need a lawyer? Technically speaking, you don’t. Anyone from anywhere can represent you in court with your DBA claim. But here’s the deal, the DBA insurance companies have an arsenal of lawyers who deal with the Defense Base Act every day. They know how the law system works and they know what they have to do to make sure you lose your case and your benefits.
You need someone that is just as much of a DBA expert as they are on your side, fighting for your rights. You need to buckle down and do some research. Look outside of your state or home town and check out the top-rated DBA specialized lawyers in the country, heck, find the best in the world. Look up interviews, articles, blog posts and reviews about your potential lawyer and make sure they’re the best of the best.
The DBA insurance lawyers know that credibility wins DBA cases. They know that if they catch you in a lie or an exaggeration your case is over. Plain and simple.
So, don’t fall for this trap. Be completely honest when discussing any detail (no matter how small) with your family, your employer, your co-workers, your friends, your lawyer and most importantly the judge. Don’t misremember a detail. Don’t make up an answer to a question you don’t know the answer to.
Be smart, tell the truth.
Strong Preparation for Whatever They Throw at You.
The DBA Insurance lawyers and adjusters have a lot of tricks up their sleeve and they’re going to bank on you falling for each and every one of them. Instead be a couple steps ahead, know that these tricks look like before you make a big mistake that will cost you your DBA case.
This means being prepared and doing some research. Check out these materials to get a leg up on the enemy:
“Win Your Defense Base Act Case”: This is the “go-to” guide for every trick and trap that the DBA insurance companies are going to throw at you. It also gives you strategies to win your DBA case. You can get your FREE copy here.
The DBA Article Library: This article library gives you in depth articles on everything you will need to know for your DBA case. From how to pick the right doctor for you to how to deal with the insurance adjuster.
The DBA Blog: This where you will find the answers to the most common questions about DBA case and the DBA insurance companies. You can also comment on these blogs with questions you have and we will be ready to answer right away.
DBA Radio: This podcast hosts interviews and talks that cover the most current issues DBA claimants and lawyers face today.
If you need more help or have questions on anything you have read here today, call us at our San Diego office at 619-304-1000