According to the new report, Tennessee Department of Insurance repaid over $1,5 million to the consumers during the first half of the year. Insurance companies have overturned denied claims after working with Consumer Insurance Services Section.
Last year, after the same procedure over $2,8 million was repaid to the consumers. According to Michael Humphreys, TDCI Assistant Commissioner Insurance Division, their team works hard and does their best to advocate Tennessee residents from all walks of life. Most of the cases the office has worked with have involved denied claims over health-related issues.
Consumers should feel free to call them about any questions or concerns they have about insurance products and services. Here are some suggestions to avoid unpleasant experience with insurance companies:
- – Research insurance providers before getting a policy and make sure they are fully licensed
- – Make sure you understand all terms of your insurance policy
- – If you have homeowners insurance, keep receipts and pictures of your residence
- – Make sure to choose the doctors under your insurance