Legal help necessary when bad faith tactics are used
The insurance system is an incredibly important one in our society. There are unexpected events that can happen that leave most people financially or physically unable to cope with the fallout. This is where insurance kicks in. The companies that provide insurance must step up as their policies dictate to cover their clients. This means that after the death of a family member with life insurance; or damage and injuries in the wake of a car accident; or devastation to a home due to a natural disaster; it is on the insurance companies to cover their clients.
However, this whole system of trust in insurance companies falls apart when the companies partake in bad faith practices, or they deny claims under dubious pretenses. Without that trust in place, the system collapses. Bad faith insurance is the root cause of this, and when it occurs, the victimized people need to hold their insurer accountable.
As we mentioned above, there are many different contexts for bad faith insurance. Car insurance companies may deny coverage after an accident, or home insurance providers may look to limit their liability in unjust ways. When you count on coverage that never arrives, it eats away at the insurance system and it leaves you in a financially and emotionally unstable place.
At Dawson & Rosenthal, we have extensive experience supporting victims of bad faith insurance. We will advocate on your behalf and do everything in our power to hold insurance companies responsible for their bad faith tactics.