Florida Personal Injury Settlement Disputes

| February 23, 2017

In Florida, when an injury victim opts to negotiate a personal injury claim with the insurance company on their own, he or she needs to be prepared to deal with sophisticated adjusters who strive to keep settlements as low as possible. Insurance adjusters are trained to negotiate settlements in the insurance company’s favor. This means […]

Top 10 Reasons Why Insurance Companies Don’t Pay Car Accident Claims

| November 18, 2014

Last Update: 09/29/16 Here in Florida, the state government regulates car insurance companies like Progressive, State Farm, Allstate, and GEICO through the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation.   Any company that offers a policy providing insurance coverage for any kind of motorized vehicles for loss or damage, liability or expense, must abide by federal laws […]

Tylenol Danger Warning: Tylenol Maker Adds Warning of Liver Damage and Liver Failure from Acetaminophen to Reduce Medication Errors

| December 24, 2013

Acetaminophen risks are a very serious problem in the United States, (related, in part, to medication errors), as the drug is known to damage healthy livers when to much acetaminophen is ingested by the person seeking pain relief. Acetaminophen kills people because it is toxic to the human liver at certain dosage levels, period. No […]

Colossus and Xactimate: Did You Know That Big Insurance Companies Use Software Programs To Decide How Much Your Injury Claim Is Worth? [Evaluating Your Car Crash Claim or Slip and Fall Injury Case Part 1]

| September 24, 2013

Last Update: 12/29/16 There are several computer programs out there that insurance companies use to calculate what they will offer you for your claim. The most well known of these insurance claim software packages is called “Colossus,” and if you check around (for instance, surf around in Google Scholar cases), you’ll find that Colossus is […]

Bad Faith – Insurance Adjusters: Suing Your Insurance Company For Failing to Pay Your Insurance Claim (or Not Paying Enough)

| July 23, 2013

Last Update: 02/01/16   Insurance adjusters are professionals trained to finalize insurance claims for the least amount possible. When they go over the legal limits in their zeal to make their bosses happy by keeping the insurance company’s money in its own pockets, then Florida law provides a remedy to the claimant who was wronged. […]