Many of us carry insurance with the idea that we will be covered in the event of an accident. While it is true that an insurance company will begin evaluating your claim as soon as you make an accident claim, you may not be eligible for the amount of compensation that you had hoped for. Insurance companies often work to pay out the minimum settlements with their clients and if you’re involved in a case where there may be a gap in your insurance coverage, an insurance company may deny your claim with no intentions to pay it.
Insurance companies often have teams of lawyers and insurance adjusters who will evaluate your claim and find ways to discredit your claim if you are seeking a maximum claim amount. If you’re in a position where your insurance claim has been denied, you’ve been offered a settlement you consider unfair or you are in accident with somebody that’s underinsured, it’s wise for you to seek out legal counsel immediately.
Any complicated insurance claim can often use an expert touch. Whether you’re involved in an accident with somebody driving a company car or you need to hire a personal injury attorney to help you start a suit for the compensation you deserve, working with an attorney is important.
If you ever find yourself in a position where you could use an advocate with your insurance company or you are facing a difficult claim in insurance, contact a personal injury lawyer or insurance lawyer today. Teams like ours can help you through the process of navigating your claim as well as understanding the types of compensation that you might be eligible for in your case. Hiring a personal injury attorney may seem like an added expense, but teams like ours can help to reduce the stress and load on you and help you get a fair compensation for your case. Contact us today to learn more.
This post was written by Kelly-Ann Jenkins of Jenkins Law P.L. Kelly-Ann is an St Petersburg Personal Injury Attorney She focuses on personal injury, car accidents, and bicyclist injury. 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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