A man in another state filed a claim in federal court to collect disability benefits. In Oklahoma and other jurisdictions, this is a common practice for anyone unable to work due to injury or illness. The insurance company involved in this particular situation has been accused of wrongfully rejecting the man's claim. Denied insurance claims are often complicated matters that require skilled investigation and representation to successfully resolve.
It is imperative that insurance policyholders in Oklahoma and all other states understand their rights and responsibilities regarding their policies. Denied insurance claims are not always valid; many insurance companies act in bad faith and refuse to provide coverage policyholders are due. A key factor in seeking a swift resolution to such problems is knowing how to appeal denied claims.
Information regarding the four most common types of homeowner insurance claims was released by Travelers Insurance and reported in a recent TIME article. The four types are: wind damage, water damage, fire damage and theft.
Insurance is supposed to be there to make us whole when an unforeseen event damages our home or business. Because more than 50 tornadoes per year strike Oklahoma, people in the area pay the highest homeowners premiums in the nation.
If most of us could, we would avoid seeing the doctor and having any medical procedures or treatments done. An ideal world would mean we and our children are healthy all of the time. In an ideal world, health insurance wouldn't be so confusing or as expensive.
Was your insurance claim denied? Do you believe your insurance company isn't paying you what you deserve?
You have paid more than you like to think about in order to be covered by insurance. Having insurance is an adult thing to do; it protects you, your family or your business in times of need. Right?