You don’t want to work against your insurance company to get the money you think your car is worth. The whole process can take forever and be really stressful. When you have to file a claim, you want to do it with the knowledge that you have the upper hand in car accident claims Medford Oregon. With an appraisal, you’ll be able to get the money you deserve from an accident.
Knowing what your car is worth the before an accident is critical to getting the amount of money it was worth. With an appraisal, you have independent verification of that amount, which is not likely what the insurance company will say it’s worth.
The appraisal is documentation of every detail of your care and a comparison of its value with other comparable sales from our extensive database. The professional who does your appraisal is an experienced in working with automobiles and vehicles of all types. They will take high-resolution photographs during their thorough inspection and write a report that verifies the current market value of the vehicle. You’ll get a printed and digital copy of the report for your records.
With the appraisal, you can settle your car claim with your insurance company confidently. If you have an agreed value insurance policy, you’ll get the value of the car as your settlement, not the amount of what the insurance company says it would bring in on the market, according to their appraisers. Traditional insurance policies offer you the lesser amount of either the cash value of the vehicle or the stated value of the vehicle, which you can prove with an appraisal.
If you’re not at fault in an accident, you can get a diminished value appraisal to submit to the other party’s insurance company to get the difference between what the car was worth before and what it is worth after the damage is done. Getting an appraisal in this situation can also be helpful.
You can also work with an appraisal to help you get a fair settlement within the limits of your insurance policy by helping you to establish the Prior to Loss value of your car if you file a total loss claim. The insurance company won’t be in as strong of a position to give you the smaller payout in this case.
So when you’re handling car accident claims Medford Oregon, get in touch, and we’ll help you get a fair settlement from the insurance company.