Tips to Consider When Dealing with an Insurance Claim
It can be overwhelming to file a claim for damage. If you are a residential claimant or commercial claimant, it is important to understand your rights. When dealing with an insurance company, it is in your best interest to have effective representation. Our Manhattan property damage attorneys at the Law Office of Craig A. Blumberg have been a legal resource for New York residents for many years. We understand that large insurance companies can prey on the emotions of policyholders and their need to move past a terrible situation.
It is crucial to be wary when dealing with insurance companies. You must always think like a business person who is engaging in a business deal. Insurance companies exist to make money. Your claim will be subject to many obstacles. To learn more about what to expect during this process and the tips to consider when dealing with insurance companies, continue reading.
What tips should I consider when dealing with insurance companies?
Consider the following tips when dealing with an insurance claim and insurance companies:
- Keep notes
- Be proactive
- Gain legal assistance to ensure your rights are protected
- Remember who you are working with: a major corporation that is making a business negotiation
- Don’t exaggerate your claim
- Collect a copy of your insurance policy
- Do not sign anything without reviewing it with your attorney
- Put everything in writing
- Support your claim with detailed proof and estimates
- Explain your needs, your timeline, and your rights when making a request
It is crucial to understand the language of your policy. This is why it is recommended that you retain the services of an experienced insurance claim attorney. Our legal team at the Law Office of Craig A. Blumberg has over 20 years of experience fighting for individuals and businesses impacted by property damage.
If you are seeking to file a claim, look no further than our experienced team. You deserve a law firm in your corner that can decode your policy and work to ensure that your rights and protected. We want each of our clients’ lives to be restored. If you require assistance from our firm, give us a call today to schedule your initial consultation. We are looking forward to hearing from you and getting started with your claim.
Contact our experienced New York City firm
The Law Office of Craig A. Blumberg is an experienced New York City insurance law firm. If you require quality assistance after having suffered a property loss due to a fire, a flood, a severe storm or a robbery, please do not hesitate to contact our firm to schedule a free initial consultation. A knowledgeable attorney on your side in your time of need can make all the difference.