Category Archives: Dealing With The Insurance Company

With Costs of Living on the Rise, be Smart about Reducing Insurance Expenses

It’s still cheaper to live here than in Denver, but when compared with 20 other U.S. cities, Colorado Springs had the highest increase in cost of living from 2017 to 2018 (26%), according to studies published in Forbes magazine. With … Continue reading

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The Full Coverage Myth

The term “Full Coverage” is one we hear often and one that is especially misleading to insurance consumers.  No automobile policy covers every type of loss under all circumstances, even if the policyholder purchased every available option under a particular … Continue reading

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CO Auto Insurers Cannot Delay Payment of Covered Benefits

Disputes often arise between insureds and their auto insurance companies regarding what is owed under Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist claims.  Insurers frequently attempt to pay nothing under these claims until a final agreement is reached regarding the total value of an insured’s … Continue reading

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How Long Does It Take to Resolve a Personal Injury Claim?

Because each case is different, the amount of time it should take to settle a claim will be heavily dependent on the unique circumstances of a particular case.  For this reason, an injury claimant’s own past experience and those of … Continue reading

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Who Should Consider Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney?

Is a Personal Injury Attorney right for you and your circumstances?  After a small car accident, folks often wonder if they need legal representation.  There are a number of factors to consider when reaching this conclusion: these include injuries involved, … Continue reading

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Insurance Companies Keep Tabs on Plaintiff’s Attorneys

I know from experience as a Claims Adjuster that Insurance Companies keep tabs on Plaintiff’s Attorneys and Plaintiff’s Law Firms, but I was reminded the other day of the significant impact this can have on Injury Victims while in the … Continue reading

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The Claims Investigation Process – Liability (Part 1 of 3)

There are generally 3 types of investigation conducted by an insurance company when you file a claim.  These include (1) liability; (2) coverage; and (3) damages.  When you are hurt as a result of another person’s negligence, the insurance claims … Continue reading

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Colorado Insurer Cannot Escape Accountability in Court Through Fine Print

Though you may not realize it, almost every insurance agreement to which you are a party is governed by a policy contract.  Insurers get to draft the contracts and consumers are bound by whatever provisions are contained therein except when … Continue reading

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Injured BEFORE A Crash? Your Claim May Still Be Viable

So you were injured before a car crash in Colorado and now, your injury is worse or medical needs are greater than they were before.  Many folks in this circumstance incorrectly assume they have no viable injury claim arising from … Continue reading

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FAQ: Should I Give A Recorded Statement?

Among the first requests from insurance companies after you’ve been hurt in a car crash is to take a recorded statement from you about the accident.  Another question frequently posed to us by prospective clients of our Personal Injury practice … Continue reading

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