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Why Your Business Needs An Insurance Risk Management Advisory Assessment

Fri Sep 16th, 2022 on     Insurance Claims,    

Your business is your livelihood, and you have worked hard to get it where it is today. You owe it to yourself, your family, and anyone else that your business supports to ensure that you have the proper insurance in case to protect against lawsuits and the unexpected. At Ver Ploeg & Marino, we concentrate our practice on helping policyholders obtain the compensation they deserve when insurance companies deny their claims for coverage. Too often, […]

Examples of Insurance Agent & Broker Malpractice

Wed Aug 31st, 2022 on     Bad Faith Insurance,    

People rely on their insurance agents and brokers for assistance with multiple matters, including advising them on the type of insurance they need as well as the policy limits they should secure. When agents and brokers fail to follow through with their obligations, insured parties often suffer a loss, and they need a way to recover for that loss. At Ver Ploeg & Marino, a Miami insurance recovery lawyer helps our clients determine when their […]

Own a Business? Consider the 8 Following Types of Insurance

Fri Jul 29th, 2022 on     Insurance Claims,    

If you are a business owner, manager or officer in a large company, you already know that there are a lot of moving parts to any successful enterprise. You also understand the importance of protecting yourself and your business in case the unexpected occurs. While the exact types of insurance you need to fully insulate yourself and your company vary from business to business, there are several types that crop up more often than others. […]

10 Common Causes of Aviation Accidents In Florida

Fri Jul 15th, 2022 on     Insurance Claims,    

For those of us lucky enough to call Florida home, we have abundant beaches and clear skies to enjoy for most of the year. This beautiful weather is also conducive to an alternative method of travel- flying. Florida is home to 129 public-use commercial service and general aviation airports and many more that are used for private purposes. With so much air travel, there are bound to be accidents, and at Ver Ploeg & Marino, […]

Top 6 Reasons Hurricane Claims Are Denied

Tue May 17th, 2022 on     Insurance Claims,    

Hurricane season is right around the corner, and for those of us living in the sunshine state, it means it is time to be on high alert for any storms forming in the Atlantic Ocean. Hopefully, if you are reading this, you are well insured and ready for anything this year’s hurricane season brings our way. But what if your property is damaged in a hurricane, and your claim is denied? What are the most […]

What You Need To Know About Boat Insurance In Florida

Fri Apr 15th, 2022 on     Insurance Claims,    

Living in Florida means being surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and multiple bodies of freshwater. It really is a dream come true for fishermen, kayakers, and others that enjoy being in the surf and sun. For many people in our beautiful state, making the most of their time on the water also means investing in a boat, or other watercraft. Still, others need boats to maintain their professions. Whatever the reason they own them, boat […]

How to Recognize When an Insurance Company’s Offer to Pay Your Claim Is Too Low

Thu Mar 31st, 2022 on     Bad Faith Insurance,    

You’ve paid your premiums on time, and now it is time to make a claim under the terms of your insurance policy. The insurance company agrees to pay your claim, but the amount they are offering appears to be too low. So, how are you supposed to know if the offer is for the right amount or not enough? And what are some tactics used by insurance companies to underpay insurance claims? One of our […]

Miami Insurance Litigation Lawyer Explains 10 Common Reasons Auto Accident Claims Are Denied

Mon Feb 28th, 2022 on     Insurance Claims,    

When you’ve been injured in an automobile accident, and you are insured, you need to be able to rest and recuperate without having to worry about the costs involved and missed work. Unfortunately, this is not always the case as auto accident claims are often denied. If this happens to you, reach out to a Miami insurance litigation lawyer for the help you need. Policy Limits Reached The amount of insurance a driver is required […]

Business Interruption Losses: What Does Insurance Cover? A Miami Insurance Recovery Attorney Explains

Fri Dec 31st, 2021 on     Insurance Claims,    

A fire, flood, or other disaster could easily interrupt the ability of your company to operate business as usual, and if the interruption lasts for any real length of time, the loss could be enough to make you shutter your business. Thankfully, business interruption insurance exists for such situations. Its purpose is to provide businesses with the monetary help they need to stay afloat financially while their business becomes operable again. If you are counting […]

Construction Defect Claims: What Are They And Do You Need a Lawyer To Handle Them?

Fri Dec 17th, 2021 on     Insurance Claims,    

A construction defect occurs when there are structural flaws or failures in a building due to it being constructed in an unreasonable workmanlike manner. Insurance claims regarding construction defects are typically multi-faceted, involving many parties, including engineers, developers, builders, owners, subcontractors, and more. Sifting through the evidence to determine the responsible parties and holding them accountable takes experienced attorneys that understand this nuanced area of the law. The lawyers at our Miami insurance law firm, […]

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