Just How Poorly are Homeowners
Insurance Claims Handled? A Call to Florida
Property Insurance Coverage Law Blog
Florida policyholders with property damage claims need to show up and speak up.
If you have had a business or residential claim that you feel was not properly
handled, now is your time to share.
Florida’s Consumer Advocate, Robin Westcott, and the Director of Consumer
Services, Tasha Carter, will be holding a series of consumer forums in various
locations in Florida. These two hour morning and evening sessions will give
Floridians the chance to share their firsthand claim experience with
representatives from the Florida Department of Financial Services. Westcott
pledges the information gathered at these forums will be used to push for
improvements in the property insurance claims handling process.
Get ready, the first forum starts next week.
Orlando- Thursday, March 21, 2013
Tampa- Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Jacksonville- Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Pensacola- Tuesday, April 23, 2013
West Palm Beach- Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Fort Lauderdale- Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Miami- Thursday, May 23, 2013
Fort Myers- Thursday, May 23, 2013As attorneys for policyholders with property damage claims, we advocate whenever
an opportunity arises, but how many Floridians have not been heard? Now,
policyholders have a chance to tell their own consumer advocate how their claims
Some policyholders with sinkhole claims will have to travel to a forum, but we
encourage you to attend the Orlando or Tampa meeting if you reside on the West
Coast of Florida. Public Adjusters should make current and former clients aware
of this opportunity.