What happens when you reject an insurance settlement offer?

what happens when you reject an insurance settlement offer

When receiving a settlement offer, it is just that – an offer. If you do not believe it is fair or meets your expectations, you can reject the offer, returning you to the negotiation process. Your rejection of an offer should include a counteroffer, which is usually higher than their settlement but may be lower […]

What to do if the at-fault driver lied to insurance

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When the at-fault driver lies or fails to tell the whole story to the insurance company after a car accident, you may not receive the compensation owed to you. The insurance company will initially believe what the other driver told them. They will then use that information to make decisions about a claim. If the […]

These trucking companies are known to hire high-risk drivers

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You might want to watch out for them on the road When a trucking company hires drivers without experience behind the wheel of a big rig, it can put you and your family in danger. If you have been involved in a trucking crash caused by a driver from these companies or others, trust our […]

What you need to know about the “Mirena crash”

Some women experience the “Mirena crash” after they use the Mirena intrauterine device (IUD). This crash consists of symptoms that come up after a woman has their IUD removed. If you believe you are dealing with these symptoms, get medical help. Along with this, look for Orlando medical malpractice attorneys who can help you hold […]

Pre-Injury Release

Pre-Injury Release Florida is a tourist destination and is the prime location for businesses to offer recreational activities for families and young children. Orlando Florida is the hot spot for recreational activities and businesses fill the city and offer entertainment for children and families alike, from zip lining, to rock climbing, to laser tag, and […]

Insurance Coverage

Bill Tonelli Secures 17 Times More Than the Insurance Coverage Initially Disclosed for this DWKMR&S Client As a woman walked her dog on a Florida sidewalk, she was negligently struck by a car. She sustained multiple breaks in her right arm, requiring two surgeries. The second surgery involved a complete removal and replacement of the […]

Drunk Driving Accidents

How to Avoid Them and What to Do If the Worst Happens A University of Florida agriculture student stopped at a red light was suddenly rear-ended. The other driver fled the scene. Shortly after, the driver was apprehended and found to be under the influence of alcohol. The UF student suffered two herniated discs. He […]

Back to School: Florida School Bus Laws and Pedestrian Safety Tips

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Florida School Bus Laws, Pedestrian Safety, and Other Ways to Stay Safe This New School Year Accidental pedestrian injuries are the fifth leading cause of injury-related death in the United States for children ages 5 to 19. Teenagers are now at the greatest risk and have a death rate twice that of younger children, accounting […]

Uninsured Motorist Coverage – Why You Need It.

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Choosing insurance coverage is probably one of the most undesirable tasks out there. Paying every month for the “just in case” isn’t where we really want to spend our money; and oftentimes we choose the least amount of coverage without understanding what it all means. Uninsured Motorist (UM) or Underinsured Motorist (UIM) coverage are two […]

Medical Malpractice: Anesthesia Care Team

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The practice of anesthesiology has changed dramatically in the last several decades. The days of having a physician anesthesiologist present and managing care throughout the surgery are largely gone and replaced with an “Anesthesia Care Team” directed and supervised by the physician anesthesiologist. Knowing how and what to ask your anesthesia care team can help […]