Annapolis, MD asked in Car Accidents for Maryland

Q: The other driver's insurance company seems like it's taking forever to investigate my accident. Do they have a time

limit they have to abide by?

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2 Lawyer Answers

Eric Todd Kirk

  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Licensed in Maryland

A: There is no hard and fast rule. Generally, 30 days is considered adequate time to investigate a claim. An unreasonable delay, especially where the answers are clear, may entice the MIA to get involved and examine the insurer's conduct.

Peter N. Munsing

  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Wyomissing, PA
  • Licensed in Maryland

A: For property damage 30 days. For injury longer. Feel free to call me if you would like a free consultation.

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