Although tornadoes most commonly occur during the spring months (April -June), severe thunderstorms and tornadoes can form any time of the year. Tornados are most prevalent in the geographical area commonly referred to as “tornado alley”, an area that expands from Texas all the way up to Nebraska, but it is not uncommon for them to occur in other regions as well.
Powerful and deadly thunderstorms and tornados have recently resulted in not only widespread and catastrophic property damage in Dallas and North Texas but across much of the southern United States as well as parts of the Midwest and Northeast. In addition to the extensive storm and tornado damage to property, hundreds of people have tragically lost their lives due to tornados in 2011.
In you have experienced severe storm or tornado damage to your property either as an individual homeowner or property manager of a commercial property, you will undoubtedly rely on your insurance company to get you back on your feet by rebuilding or repairing destroyed property and paying for the replacement of lost items. The Dallas insurance attorneys at Smith Kendall, PLLC can assist with filing, documenting and presenting your loss to the insurance company. Upon completion of the investigation by the insurance company, the tornado damage attorneys at Smith Kendall, PLLC can help if the insurance company adjuster fails to properly adjust your property insurance claim or otherwise wrongly denies your storm or tornado damages claim.
If your insurance claim has been underpaid or denied, please consider reviewing your claim with a qualified Dallas property insurance attorney. After all, you paid for full and complete coverage for just such an event. . Based in Dallas, Texas, the attorneys at Smith Kendall, PLLC have assisted policyholders throughout Texas with their insurance claims. We may also be of assistance if you’ve suffered storm or tornado damage outside of Texas as we are licensed in Oklahoma and Florida and maintain contacts with local attorneys in many other states which have been affected by the recent tornadic activity.
As always, we remain committed to making sure your insurance company acts in good faith by fairly evaluating and investigating your claim. It is our job to make sure your insurance company pays what you are owed under the insurance policy.
If your insurance provider has failed to acknowledge your rights to compensation for the cost of repairs, the Dallas storm damage insurance lawyers of Smith Kendall, PLLC are prepared to help. Contact us at (214) 361-6124 to discuss your rights with a knowledgeable attorney today.