Category: Bad Faith Insurance

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 [..]