Insurance 101 – Chapter 11 – Volume 83 – Fairly Debatable – 2

Fairly Debatable – 2

Bad faith, in Alabama is not simply bad judgment or negligence. To prove bad faith the insured must show a dishonest purpose and a breach of a known duty, that is, the duty of good faith and fair dealing, through some motive of self-interest or ill will.

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

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