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March 2014 Archives

Hurricane Sandy spotlights insurance disputes, bad-faith tactics

Some insurance industry commentators are noting that the full bag of insurers' tricks and strategies for denying, devaluing and misclassifying legitimate property insurance claims becomes most apparent in the aftermath of a major loss.

Focus: Property damage caused by harsh winter conditions

Those include recurrent cycles of freezing and thawing, with excessively cold conditions being followed by temporarily "balmy" temperatures just north of freezing. They include successive dumpings of snow, which is now piled on streets and yards -- and homeowners' roofs -- in abundance.