Sinkholes are a natural result of Florida's geology; wherein the limestone or sediment under the foundation of your home or property is gradually washed away, causing pockets that eventually collapse. Florida has the highest sinkhole rate in the country and many property owners are facing costly damages due to this problem.
If you are having difficulty resolving an insurance claim for sinkhole damages to your home or business, contact Morgan Law Group and speak with our Miami claim attorneys. We can help you find a solution and hold insurers accountable for bad faith claims.
There can be a number of various issues which may arise from a sinkhole that all depend on the size and actual location in relevance to the structure.
The most common causes of sinkholes:
Florida laws have allowed major changes to the way insurance carriers are required to investigate and handle sinkhole claims. These changes make it imperative that homeowners take certain actions as soon as they become aware of possible sinkhole activity in order to protect their rights to any recovery of benefits.
The Morgan Law Group can assist in the evaluation of whether your property damages are related to a sinkhole, or possibly some other cause of loss, to which an insurance claim can be made. It is important that you have an insurance claim attorney review your claim as soon as possible to ensure a timely and effective result from insurers. Our Miami insurance claim lawyers can provide professional and personalized representation through each phase of your claim. We have offices conveniently located across Florida, including Miami, Orlando, and Naples.
To request a free initial consultation, contact us at (844) 818-0774.