As many residents in Florida know, the hurricane season can be particularly damaging to homes and businesses across the state. When a major storm occurs, there are many home and business owners that often find themselves unable to manage the financial obligations of repairing their property. Many people assume that their insurance policy will come through for them in the event of a tropical storm or hurricane. However, there are insurance companies that may wrongly deny insurance claims and many others will significantly underpay the claims for their customers.
If you have had an insurance claim denied or a settlement offer that is considerably under what your damages may cost to repair, we can help you as Florida insurance claim attorneys! If you believe that you are owed more insurance benefits for a storm damage claim, we can examine your insurance policy and determine what could be owed to you. Although it’s difficult to predict the types of damage that can occur with your home due to a storm, we can help you navigate the process of accessing compensation. If your property has been damaged in a storm, make sure that your report the claim to your insurance company, take steps to document evidence throughout the claim, make a full written inventory of all of your expenses, file any documents or information about your claim and save any receipt or expense that you incur throughout the repair process.
As you contact your insurance company, make sure that you’re keeping a written log of your conversations. If your claim is ever denied, or you are offered a settlement that is significantly less than what you need, contact us immediately. We can make sure that you can access a fair compensation under your insurance policy.
This post was written by Kelly-Ann Jenkins of Jenkins Law P.L. Kelly-Ann is an insurance claim attorney. The information on this site is not intended to and does not offer legal advice, legal recommendations or legal representation on any matter. Hiring an attorney is an important decision, which should not be based on advertising. You need to consult an attorney for legal advice regarding your individual situation.
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