Why You Should Hire a Lawyer After Hurricane Insurance Claim Denial
Home insurance is something that all homeowners have to pay for. It protects you in the event that a natural disaster or some other unfortunate event happens to your home.
The way that insurance is supposed to work is that you pay insurance companies a premium, and then they are in exchange supposed to cover you home in the event that some unexpected damages happen.
This insures you in the event that you don't have the money on hand to do the repairs that need to be done to fix your home when an unexpected accident occurs.
However, more often than not, many insurance companies don't want to hold up their end of the bargain when the time rolls around for them to pay up.
For instance, if you live in Florida or elsewhere where you're susceptible to hurricane damage, you'll likely find that when the state is hit by a huge hurricane and many people are filing claims on their insurance that the insurance companies will deny those claims.
What's the point of having insurance if the insurance companies aren't going to hold up their end of the deal?
The good news is that you have rights, and you don't have to settle for the insurance company not holding up its end of the bargain. In the United States, you can't enter into a contract with someone and not hold up your end. It's unconstitutional. How do you hold them accountable, though? That's where lawyers come in.
Get a Lawyer Who Will Fight for You
Fortunately, there are plenty of lawyers out there who can assist you. While you might not have the fortitude, power and knowledge of the law and the judicial system to take on the insurance companies on your own, a lawyer does.
Lawyers have been trained to fight for your rights. They know the law, and they make to keep up on all the latest developments in Congress and the Senate. When a new law rolls around that will back up your claim, they know how to apply it in court.
Lawyers have the insider knowledge of how the judicial system works and how insurance companies work to obtain the best possible settlement for you.
Lawyers know that most insurance companies don't want to waste the time and resources to fight having to pay out on a hurricane claim if the claimant was indeed covered for such damage, so when they see a determined, aggressive lawyer, oftentimes they will be willing to settle.
Don't settle for insurance companies not paying up in the eye of the hurricane. Contact Strems Law Firm today.