Posts Tagged ‘insurance’

Insurance Companies Are Not A Victim’s Friend

When an accident occurs it’s important to remember that insurance companies will never be a victim’s friend. No matter how nice their representatives sound over the phone. Even when meeting with accident victims face to face, this tactic is for their benefit. Insurance companies use smiling faces, glowing reviews, and savvy advertising to trick accident victims into thinking they’re on the same side. Victims should never fall for it!

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Hit and Run Accidents Don’t Disqualify Victims From Compensation

Hit and Run Accidents Don't Disqualify Victims From Compensation

Hit and run accidents occur when a driver flees the scene after causing injury to another driver. Drivers that run from the scene of an accident are actively committing a crime. They could even be committing a felony, in the case of serious bodily harm to the victim. The legal consequences for causing a hit and run accident may include specific penalties when another driver, pedestrian, or biker sustains injuries.

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Personal Injury Protection: Do Drivers Need Coverage?

Personal Injury Protection: Do Drivers Need Coverage?

Chances are most drivers know of Personal Injury Protection, or “PIP” insurance. However, many don’t know just how important it is. Do we, as drivers, benefit from it? Is it a specific requirement in Florida? What does Personal Injury Protection cover in the event of a driver becoming injured in a car accident?

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Uninsured Motorist Coverage is Important, Here’s Why

Uninsured Motorist Coverage is Important, Here's Why

For every safe driver, there is another, less responsible uninsured motorist on the road. Whether they’re trying to get somewhere too quickly by running a red light, distracted by texting, or failing to signal, these are all reckless actions that can cause a serious accident.

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Pain and Suffering Unfairly Costs Victims Financially As Much As Physically

Put the average American’s healthcare costs up against the victim of an accident: health insurance that can cover the cost of injuries sustained as a result of an accident can put the victim in financial ruin, even if they were at one time financially stable and able to afford their “healthy person” premium. The bottom line is that accidents are expensive, and it should not fall on the shoulders of the person injured by the negligence of another to foot the bill.

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Insurance Companies Are Not Your Friend, Here’s Why!

This writeup will provide our readers with the Top 5 reasons insurance companies are not friends, but “paper pushers” with the sole intention of denying compensation to those who deserve it. It’s for the reasons we’ll explore that it’s important to retain an experienced, Board Certified lawyer to represent your best interests after an accident.

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Car Insurance Coverage Facts Florida Drivers Must Know!

The truth is, insurance companies hope that they can distract drivers from what’s not covered with flashy commercials, cute animals, and attractive actors. It’s important to understand the reality of the auto insurance policy you select, no matter how entertaining the commercials.

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What Florida Drivers Need to Know About Uninsured Motorist Coverage (Don’t Sign Without Reading!)

According to DMV.org, the go-to source for DMV regulations and updated amendments to the law by state, the Insurance Research Council–better known as the IRC–has estimated that one out of seven drivers doesn’t carry car insurance. This statistic is staggering but not surprising in states like Florida, where most drivers don’t carry enough or any motor vehicle insurance at all.

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Understanding Health Insurance Coverage – Part 3

Share This!In Part 3 of our 4-part series on everything “health insurance”, we’ll look at a less discussed health insurance option: PPOs, or Preferred Provider Organizations. This edition of our series will help to provide a better understanding of the choices behind selecting a PPO, and what’s provided under this type of coverage in comparison to the…

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Understanding Health Insurance Coverage – Part 2

Share This!In Understanding Health Insurance Coverage – Part 1 we set a solid foundation for Part 2 of our series, where we’ll now begin to explore Medicaid, Medicare, and how these two very different types of coverage affect accident victims in various ways–not all of them beneficial. Here on the Blog, we provide our readers with the…

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Understanding Health Insurance Coverage – Part 1

Share This!When it comes to health insurance, the prospect of obtaining adequate coverage can be overwhelming. Obtaining the right coverage can feel nearly impossible, and can be the cause of steep financial burden. It’s easy to become disillusioned by the sheer volume of policies available and the specifics of what each covers.

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