People throughout Oklahoma experience accidental injury and property loss on a daily basis. An accident is defined as an undesirable and unfortunate happening that occurs unintentionally usually resulting in harm, injury, damage or loss. Although no one anticipates an accident, many trust that when it happens their insurance company will provide the security and protection promised by their insurance policy. Sadly, many consumers find that their claims are met by insurance intimidation tactics and delay. An Oklahoma insurance company that engages in ploys designed to intimidate an insured into accepting less than the value of his or her claim violates the insurance provider’s obligation of good faith and fair dealing toward policyholders.
If your insurance company engages in unethical conduct designed to intimidate you into accepting less than the value of your claim, you may be able to file a lawsuit for insurance bad faith and even seek punitive damages. Our Oklahoma insurance bad faith attorneys represent those who are victimized by the unethical practice of insurance companies throughout Oklahoma. We have obtained millions of dollars in insurance bad faith lawsuit verdicts and settlements on behalf of Oklahoma residents who have been the victim of unethical practices by their insurance company. We routinely receive complaints of acts of intimidation by insurance companies toward policyholders and have provided an overview of some of these practices below.
If your insurance company has engaged in any of these abusive and intimidating practices, it may have violated its obligation to handle a policyholder’s claim in good faith. Aggressive and hostile ploys designed to intimidate a policyholder into abandoning a claim or accepting less than the value of the claim may justify imposing substantial punitive damages. Our Oklahoma insurance bad faith attorneys have helped many victims of abusive and intimidating practices hold their insurance accompany accountable for unethical practices like these. If you have been the victim of unethical and intimidating practices by your insurance company, you may be able to file a lawsuit for insurance bad faith to obtain the full value of your claim and even punitive damages.
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