Understanding Property Damage Claims Following a Hurricane

Understanding Property Damage Claims Following a Hurricane

Property Damage
Hurricanes are one of the most devastating natural disasters in the U.S., hitting Florida especially hard. Each year thousands of homeowners, renters, and business owners file insurance claims to seek compensation for property damage incurred during these storms. The problem is, however, that many insurance companies fail to pay claims as they should. People affected by hurricanes often file claims for: Public Utilities: Even people not directly impacted by the hurricane’s path can suffer the consequences. Offices and homes can lose electrical, water, and communication abilities due to a hurricane, even if they live up to 600 miles away. These people often need to file insurance claims for their losses. Equipment: Businesses affected by the destructive forces of a hurricane often file insurance claims to seek compensation for damaged equipment.…
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