J.D. WESSON & ASSOCIATES, INC. STATEWIDE CA COVERAGE Claim Professional, I would like to take a few minutes and introduce our QUALITY CLAIM organization to you and your staff. As a former INVESTIGATIVE SOLUTIONS insurance professional, I know firsthand the challenges in finding a quality insurance investigative firm. For this reason, I founded J.D. Wesson & Associates, Inc., a professional investigative services organization. We bring a cadre of experience to the insurance investi- gations arena: ♦ Field Claim Adjuster, multi-line with a national commercial carrier, with primary focus on J.D. WESSON worker’s compensation. ♦ Field Claim/Special Investigations Unit Re- gional Supervisor for national commercial car- & rier, with primary focus on worker’s compensa- ♦ tion. Director of the Special Investigations Unit for a ASSOCIATES, INC. national commercial carrier, with primary focus on worker’s compensation. ♦ 240 years of combined law enforcement ex- perience working as investigators. ♦ Adjunct faculty community college instructor, Coverage throughout the State of California teaching criminal & civil investigations. In addition to our investigative experience, we also pro- Spanish speaking personnel available vide training expertise on suspicious claim investiga- tions and Department of Insurance Fraud Unit compli- Fraud investigative specialists ance. J.D. WESSON & ASSOCIATES, INC. employs a group of 42 professional insurance investigators throughout Cali- fornia and Oregon. Since many of these investigators have former insurance investigative experience, we bring tremendous insight to our work product. We have a personal commitment to excellence for all work per- formed and customer satisfaction is the most important focus within our group. ASSIGNMENTS Our mission is to provide quality investigative Email assignments to: services in order to assist our customers in the Assignment@jdwesson.com mitigation of their claims. ♦ W o r k e r s ’ C o m p e n s a t i o n Fax Assignments to: A O E / C O E We truly look forward to working with you and your staff to provide outstanding investigative services. 619.374.2823 510.217.6531 707.255.6100 ♦ A p p o r t i o n m e n t Sincerely, ♦ S u b r o g a t i o n Call-in assignments to: ♦ S I U I n v e s t i g a t i o n s 877.357.4272 ♦ A c t i v i t y E v a l u a t i o n 3212 Jefferson St. Suite 206 ♦ S u r v e i l l a n c e Napa, CA 94558 Phone: 877.357.4272 ♦ G e n e r a l L i a b i l i t y A u t o Jim Wesson Fax: 707.255.6100 Email: email@example.com CA License #: PI16264 AOE/COE INVESTIGATIONS SIU INVESTIGATIONS LIABILITY INVESTIGATIONS When it comes to evaluating a worker’s compensa- From time to time, a claim examiner is assigned a Our firm specializes in handling many types of tion claim, the main thrust for a claim examiner or claim where fraud is suspected. These claims can liability investigations, such as: Law Firm is to have quality information in a timely be extremely challenging, because of the dual re- ♦ Construction Liability manner, so they can make an informed decision. sponsibility of the examiner, civil and criminal. ♦ Slip & Fall Our compensability Our firm specializes in investigations focus on the investigation of ♦ Auto Liability just that. Our investiga- suspected fraudulent ♦ Accident Reconstruction tors are trained and claim activity. We have ♦ Product Liability skilled in the art of in- investigative experts terviewing, scene inves- who have made a ca- ♦ Personal Injury tigation, and accident reer of investigating Our expertise in investigating construction site causation, followed-up by thorough documentation. insurance fraud, and know the law thoroughly when accidents and the ability to manage contractors, We use state of the art recording equipment, digital it comes to handling these situations. sub-contractors and union personnel has proven cameras, advanced computer systems, and quality We work closely with the claim examiner, the De- invaluable in handling these types of cases. customer service to accomplish this. We are truly partment of Insurance Fraud Bureau, and the local your eyes and ears in the field. District Attorney’s offices in the investigation of When a worker is injured, primary focus is placed on these matters. their health and welfare. An in depth investigation of DATABASE INVESTIGATIONS a serious accident can reveal many things, which may be valuable to the claim examiner and the em- When evaluating any insurance claim, there are ployer. times when a claim examiner or attorney, needs more information about a claimant, witness, or SUBROGATION INVESTIGATIONS other involved party. We have developed specific protocols for handling Our investigators are trained to seek out causation It is at this time low impact auto and slip & fall investigations. issues and identify if there is a third party recovery that quality back- These protocols involve detailed claimant ques- potential. If a third party opportunity is discovered, ground and data- tionnaires and physical evidence documentation. we immediately communicate this to the claim exam- base investiga- Utilizing our court certified forensic/accident re- iner or attorney. tions become nec- constructionist and our direct contact with two of We secure that opportu- essary. We have the most noted PhD. Bio-Mechanist in the U.S., we nity with proper source access to one of are able to offer a new dimension to full service identification, securing the most up to date database services available in liability investigations. of recorded statements, today’s market. Our approach to mitigating liability claims has photographs, video- Our expert computer investigative specialists can proven successful not only in California, but across taping, insurance deter- obtain information on civil filings, driving history, the nation. mination, and evidence collection if applicable. property ownership, bankruptcies, judgments, WCAB filings, neighborhood demographics, and almost any We guarantee timely response, open communica- public record, that is automated. tion, state of the art photography/digital video depiction, computer aided diagramming, and com- One of the most challenging areas of insurance prehensive documentation. claim handling is in Commercial Liability.
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