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Category: Bad Faith Insurance

How to Win a Bad Faith Insurance Claim in Florida

Florida policyholders purchase insurance and pay premiums with the understanding that – should disaster strike – their insurer will pay out damages to compensate for losses covered in the policy. That’s the whole point of insurance!

Paying out covered damages is considered to be acting in good faith on the part of the insurance company. However, it’s important to remember that insurance is a business. They provide a service [..]

Florida Insurers That Are Known for Bad Faith Practices

When you think of insurance companies that try to scam their customers by acting in bad faith, you might assume that they’re smaller businesses. Low-rent organizations that you’ve never heard of and certainly wouldn’t use.

However, you may be surprised to learn that there are actually some truly big names on the list of Florida insurers that are known for their bad faith practices. In this post, we’re going [..]

The Two Types of Bad Faith Insurance Claims in Florida

Insurance companies are supposed to be there to help you when you have a great debt or damages to pay. The cost of emergencies, injuries, or lawsuits can be crippling for your family or business, but the proper insurance can protect you.

At least, that’s what’s supposed to happen. All insurers have a process that they are required to follow – not related to specific policies, but out of [..]

Recent Case May Allow Floridians to File Bad Faith Claims Faster

 

You pay your insurance company for peace of mind, assuming that any accidents covered under your policy will be paid for by them in full. However, sometimes an insurer refuses to pay a claim unreasonably. Or fails to conduct an appropriate investigation. Or unreasonably delays investigation.

 

When these things happen, it is possible that your insurer may be acting in bad faith. That’s the bad news. The [..]

5 Steps to Take When Negotiating a Bad Faith Insurance Claim

Getting denied by your insurance company can be extremely frustrating. You pay insurance so that when you need medical treatment, you can get reimbursed!

 

If your insurer is refusing to reimburse you for something you believe they should be responsible for, don’t just sit and stew over it. Insurers who refuse to pay out for medical expenses covered under the policy may be acting an unlawful manner and [..]

Do I Have a Bad Faith Insurance Claim?

Car insurance. Health insurance. Homeowner’s insurance. Renter’s insurance. Life insurance. Pet insurance. Travel insurance. And also insurance for kidnapping, alien abductions, werewolves, vampires, and ghosts.

 

No, those last several are not jokes. Apparently, there’s insurance for everything. We get insurance for those “just in case” situations that we hope don’t come up but that we’re prepared for in the event that they do. We want to ensure that [..]

9 Examples of Bad Faith Insurance Practices

Regardless of the circumstances, the road to recovery after an injury can be long and stressful. But the journey may become a lot more difficult if your insurance company denies or undervalues the compensation you deserve.

 

After suffering an accident or injury, individuals and families need the support of their insurers to pay for medical bills, lost wages, and other costs related to recovery. However, sometimes insurers will [..]

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Office Location and Service Areas

The Injury Law Firm of South Florida handles cases throughout Florida from their Fort Lauderdale office. Here is a list of some of the counties and cities we serve:

Martin County

Breeze Park, Jensen Beach, Jupiter, Sewall’s, Stuart  Point Ocean.

St. Lucie County

Fort Pierce, Port St Lucie.

Lee County

Bonita Springs, Cape Coral, Estero, East Dunbar, Fort Myers, Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel.

Palm Beach County

Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, Delray Beach, West Palm Beach, and throughout the greater Palm Beach area.

Broward County

Coral Springs, Deerfield Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Lauderhill, Hallandale, Hallandale Beach, Hollywood,  Pembroke Pines, Pompano BeachMargate, Miramar, North Lauderdale, Plantation, Sunrise, Tamarac, Weston, and throughout the greater Broward area.

Miami-Dade County

Aventura, Coral Gables, Hialeah, Kendall, Miami, Miami Beach, North Miami, South Miami,  Beach, Sunny Isles, and throughout the greater Miami-Dade area.

Collier County