Insurance 101 – Chapter 11 – Volume 35 – Grounds for Finding Bad Faith

Grounds for Finding Bad Faith

The insurance adjuster knows better than an insured what is needed to prove a claim. If, for example, the adjuster fails to ask for a proof of loss, documentation to support a claim, or the sworn testimony of the insured at examination under oath, until months after the loss the delay in the request can upset the insured and lead to charges of bad faith.

The following video was adapted from my book, “Insurance Claims A Comprehensive Guide” Published by the National Underwriter Company and is available at the Zalma Insurance Claims Library

Legal Disclaimer

The author and publisher disclaim any liability, loss, or risk incurred as a consequence, directly or indirectly, of the use and application of any of the contents of this blog. The information provided is not a substitute for the advice of a competent insurance, legal, or other professional. The Information provided at this site should not be relied on as legal advice. Legal advice cannot be given without full consideration of all relevant information relating to an individual situation.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.