How can I speed up the process of an insurance policy claim?
Question Details: My father passed away 2 months ago. We put the claim in with the insurance company, because my father death was ruled a homicide the insurance company says that we need a police report. He got shot 25 years ago and survived. And here we are trying to obtain a report for something that happen 25 years ago is impossible. What can I do to collect from the insurance company?
The only option is if you believe thatthe insurer is not honoring their policy obligation to pay the claim--i.e. not paying when the plain terms of the policy indicate that they should--you could sue the insurer for "breach of contract" (an insurance policy is a contract). If you can prove that they are not doing what the policy says they must, you can get a court judgment requiring them to pay.
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