Q: Texas and bad faith
My daughter was hit by a driver who ran a red light. The other driver was ticketed. His insurance company denied our claim without even having a copy of police report. They have also been very difficult to contact. I read that Texas doesn’t allow bad faith lawsuits unless it is between the insured and their own insurer. What are the options if you are dealing with the other driver’s insurance company?
A: You should pursue the case and obtain an attorney if the other driver was ticketed if your daughter sustained injuries. There may be other options considering the facts of the accident and whether you also have coverages that can apply. Of course there are time limitations on a lot of claims. Just don't chance it. Get an attorney that handles accident cases involving injuries. Feel free to reach out to us.
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