6 Qualities Your Electric Blanket Fire Lawyer Should Possess (Pt. 1)
After an electric blanket fire in your home, you may not know where to turn for help getting the compensation you need to repair your house and potentially even get medical treatment for burn injuries.
While it may seem like you can trust your insurance company, it’s important that your realize that insurers:
- Are not looking out for your
- Are in the business of maximizing their own profits, which often means that they will usually try to reduce or deny fire insurance claims.
In such cases, having a skilled electric blanket fire lawyer whom you can rely on to advocate your rights will be critical. In this three-part blog, we will underscore some of the most important qualities to look for when you are ready to hire an electric blanket fire lawyer. By screening candidates for these qualities, you can be sure to pick the best attorney to defend you and help you resolve your case as favorably as possible.
Quality 1: Experience with Electric Blanket Fire Cases
Clearly, the first box to check off of your list of qualities that your lawyer should have is experience overseeing electric blanket fire cases. The fact is that proving these cases takes a specific skillset, which means that not just any personal injury attorney can be successful at securing compensation for people injured in electric blanket fires.
Quality 2: Experience Dealing with Insurers
Just as your attorney should have experience with electric blanket fire cases, (s)he should also be skilled at dealing with insurers, as this can be a critical aspect of these cases. To this end, your attorney should be an aggressive negotiator who understands how insurers may try to undercut your claim, and (s)he should always be ready to challenge insurance company agents on every questionable call they make when it comes to your case. The best lawyers will also have experience reopening closed claims to make sure you are able to obtain the payouts to which you are entitled.
Look for the additional parts of this blog to come for some more tips on what to look for as you search for the right electric blanket fire lawyer to represent you.
Electric Blanket Fire Attorneys at the Law Office of John Gehlhausen
In the aftermath of an electric blanket fire, victims may overwhelmed and anxious, especially if they have suffered any injuries or if their home has been damaged. While they may have insurance that they expect with cover such injuries, losses and damages, insurance companies are often not looking out for victims’ best interests and, instead, are looking to save their own profits and bottom lines. In such cases, victims will need an aggressive, experienced advocate who can help them obtain the compensation they need and deserve.
Have you or a loved one suffered a personal injury or any type of property loss due to an electric blanket fire? If so, it’s essential that you contact and work with an experienced electric blanket fire attorney who will defend your rights and help you secure the maximum possible compensation you deserve. For more information about your legal rights and to receive professional advice regarding your case, please call the Law Office of John Gehlhausen at 720-542-7885 or email us—we can help!