Hurricane Damage Claims
Floridians are aware of the destructive power of hurricanes and the damage they can cause in just several hours. Having adequate property insurance should provide the means to repair or rebuild your property if it gets damaged in a hurricane. However, obtaining full compensation for all your losses is not always easy.
If you are unsure of how you can start your hurricane damage claim or have been denied coverage by your insurance provider, the law firm of Tragos, Sartes & Tragos is here to serve you. Our experienced hurricane damage lawyers in Tampa, St. Pete, and Clearwater will work with you from beginning to the end to secure the money you need to rebuild your property and your life.
Common Property Damage from Hurricanes in Tampa, St. Pete, and Clearwater
While hurricanes can now be monitored, they are still mostly unpredictable. Likewise, there’s really no way to gauge how damaging they can be. The most common types of property damage due to hurricanes include:
- Broken windows, especially glass
- Structural damage
- Interior damage, including walls, ceilings, and flooring
- Exterior damage, including outdoor fixtures, swimming pools, landscaping, sheds, etc.
- Damage from flying debris
- Moisture and water damage, including toxic mold and mildew
- Roof, gutter, shingles, and siding damage
- Smoke and fire damage from downed wirings
- Damage to motor vehicles, including cars, boats, and others
- Damaged personal items, including appliances, furniture, and other personal items
Depending on the severity of the hurricane, the extent of the damage could be immensely devastating for property owners and even lead to the total loss of property and business.
How Our Hurricane Damage Lawyers in Tampa, St. Pete, and Clearwater Can Help
The Florida hurricane damage claims lawyers of Tragos, Sartes & Tragos will handle all discussions with your insurance provider. Doing so will protect you from inadvertently saying something innocent that can hurt the results of your claim. Your lawyer will likewise handle the entire claims process to make sure that you and your insurance provider meet all the policy requirements and deadlines.
You should also know that your insurance provider would try to offer you a low and quick settlement to avoid paying out the real worth of your claim. Fortunately, your lawyer can deal with the insurer’s aggressive claims adjusters, make the necessary demands, and negotiate the best terms for your claim.
In addition, your lawyer will not hesitate to take your case to court in case the insurer or another third-party liable for your property damage is not playing fair.
Seek Legal Guidance From Our Hurricane Damage Claims Lawyers in Tampa, St. Pete, and Clearwater
You may feel hopeless and confused if your insurance provider denies your hurricane damage claim or offers you an unfairly low settlement. But don’t be. Our Florida hurricane damage lawyers can maximize your chances of securing the financial settlement you deserve to replace, repair, or rebuild your property. Get in touch with the Tragos, Sartes & Tragos law firm today and set up your free case evaluation by calling 727-441-9125 or completing our online contact form.