Written by Irpino, Avin & Hawkins on August 17, 2023In the aftermath of a hurricane, homeowners face the daunting task of assessing the damage to their properties and navigating the complexities of insurance claims. Amidst the chaos and stress, many wonder whether they still have time to file a claim for property damage caused by a hurricane. Understanding the dynamics of insurance claims can help you secure the financial support required to rebuild your life and recover from the devastating impacts of hurricanes. What is the Statute of Limitations for Hurricane Claims in Lou... Read more
Written by Irpino, Avin & Hawkins on August 2, 2023What to Know About Hurricane Insurance and Property Damage Claims in Louisiana When it comes to hurricane insurance and property damage claims, Louisiana presents unique challenges due to its susceptibility to hurricanes. To navigate the complex insurance landscape and ensure fair compensation for damage, homeowners and property owners need a trusted ally like Irpino Avin & Hawkins law firm. As a Louisiana resident, it’s important that you, as a resident of Louisiana, know the ins and outs of hurricane insurance and property damage. Irpino Avin &... Read more
Written by Irpino, Avin & Hawkins Law Firm on July 25, 2023Although hurricanes are rare, they can cause extensive damage when they occur. If your property suffered damage due to a New Orleans hurricane, it is only natural to expect your hurricane insurance company to compensate you for the full extent of the damage. But that is not always the case. Sometimes, your hurricane damage insurance claim can be underpaid for several reasons. Common justifications for underpaying a hurricane damage claim include the following:
- Policy exclusi... Read more
Written by Irpino, Avin & Hawkins Law Firm on November 30, 2017A fire can obviously cause a tragic loss of life and severe injuries, but it can be incredibly traumatic even if no one is hurt. If this ever happens to you, it’s important that you have a plan in place to deal with the aftermath. Here are some house fire prevention safety tips as well as other information that will hopefully help should you experience this type of troubling event.
Home Fire Safety TipsOne of the most significant house fire safety tips is to make sure you have smoke detectors throughout your home. T... Read more
Written by Irpino, Avin & Hawkins Law Firm on April 5, 2017For people who live in Louisiana, severe storms are an unfortunate fact of life. And these storms often bring inundating rains that lead to flooding. There are some things you can do, however, to try and lower the chances you’ll have to deal with soaked furniture and carpeting, ruined appliances and walls, and even worse damage. Staying Above Water Louisiana and the federal government have strict regulations when it comes to how high a home needs to be located above ground... Read more