If you face an obstacle that you cannot overcome by yourself, you may want to consider hiring professional help. If you do not find information on your issue below, send an e-mail to email@example.com and UP staff will find additional resources to help you troubleshoot your insurance claim problem.
Fire Insurance Claim Tips for California Residents
Effective Claim Complaints
Examinations Under Oath
Your Insurance Legal Rights as a Property Owner in California
Protecting Your Legal Rights at the One Year Anniversary
Summary of Legal Deadlines During the Claim Process
Response Deadlines for Insurers in California
Dropped by your insurer – Where to go for help
A Policyholders Guide to Mediation
Reimbursement for Claim Preparation Expenses
Where to go for help:
If you have an face an obstacle that you cannot overcome by yourself, you may want to consider hiring a professional help. If your loss involves a large sum of money, you may need to hire a lawyer or public adjuster to get a full and fair settlement. And, hiring clean up and repair contractors who know how to put their estimates in a format that insurers can process will help you avoid snags in settling your claim. Insurance companies have expert lawyers and claim professionals on their side. You are entitled to the same.
Getting Help From the CA. Dept. of Insurance (pdf)
Hiring Professional Help
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Organizing in Carrier Specific Groups (pdf)
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