Since the Patriot Act, two-party checks have been difficult to deposit without having the correct paperwork. Insurance companies know this, and some have started ignoring the direction-of-pay on supplements. Other than legal action, which I have no problem with, do you have any suggestions? Insurance companies often use ‘bank drafts’ for settlement payments, not checks
K & M Collision applauds Lousiana Attorney General’s action against State Farm and informs consumers of insurer tactics that lead to unsafe repairs.
What are the rules/laws when it comes to insurers not wanting to pay for rental coverage for their insureds? I’m getting frustrated with the adjuster calling my customers first if there is an issue or concern.
How can my shop build an authorization and go after an insurance company that refuses to pay our door rates?
Attorney John Eaves Jr. and body shop owner Bill Fowler discussed basis for suit and educated public on the claims process on “Drake & Zeke In the Morning.”
Case brought against Liberty Mutual by Nick Orso’s Body Shop for short pay, labor rate and more will continue.
Allegations include unfair and fraudulent business practices to control repair industry and force unsafe repairs.
Lawsuits will be heard in single proceeding in U.S. District Court in Florida.
Court rules that state’s Automotive Crash Parts Act does not apply to use of salvage/recycled OEM parts.
Repairers in 35 more states expected to file suits on similar grounds over next few months.
Repairers provide more detailed information relative to specific actions by each insurer and specifying related damages which led to the multi-litigation lawsuit.
Suit stemmed from insurer’s denials and underpayment of $4,000 in repairs being performed by Hernandez Collision Center in Savannah, Ga.