There are a variety of different measures that you can take to ensure that you first understand your policy and second that you are prepared for what happens when you have to make a claim with your insurance company, especially if your insurance company denies your policy in Gainesville or throughout Florida.
- Know What Your Policy Says: Read your policy! You should always know what your rights are under the specific language of your policy. Sometimes policies can be difficult to understand. In that case, contact an experienced attorney in your area to help you understand exactly what your policy means.
- Fill Out the Forms Carefully: Sometimes making a mistake while filling out forms can give your insurance company to deny your claim later down the road, even if it is a simple, innocent mistake. Take the time to make sure you are filling in the correct information and are consistent throughout all of your forms.
- Contact Your Insurance Company for Help: Sometimes the best resource for questions is your insurance company itself. However, for personal questions, you probably will need to find and consult with an experienced accident attorney in Gainesville because your insurance company will usually not be able to help you.
- For Information on Bad Faith Denial of claims, here is a link to our Library article on this topic.
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