Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
- How can I get help with a diminished value claim?
Customers very quickly discover that diminished value claims can become frustrating. When an insurance company is not playing fair, you need support. Some of the negotiating strategies used by insurance companies are compelling. The specialists at Wreck Check Atlanta can cut through the noise on your behalf. Our specialist team provides valuable reports on total loss and diminished vehicle value in Georgia. We do not work with the insurance companies you hire us to challenge, so there is no conflict of interest.
- What is the process for collecting diminished value?
The process of collecting diminished value is often complex. Insurance companies have no vested interest in giving you a fair payment. Hiring a specialist in diminished value claims is in your best interest when navigating any hurdles in pursuing a claim. When there is legitimate damage to your vehicle, the value could plummet. Wreck Check Atlanta can provide post-repair and diminished value reports to customers in all 50 states.
- Should I hire an attorney?
Litigation is a further complication in the process, which is avoidable in most cases. Upwards of 93% of Wreck Check Atlanta customers have negotiated an appropriate settlement without attorney representation. We also offer free follow-up assistance to aid you in this effort.
Insurance companies may not wish to go to court over a diminished value dispute. If you are in the remaining 7% that takes a case to Small Claims Court, chances are the insurance provider will negotiate a fair settlement before legal proceedings begin.
With our support, 98% of customers who made it to court walked away with a diminished value payment. In these instances, the insurance company also covered court costs and fees.
An attorney can provide support and representation to customers who are pursuing a diminished value payout that is outside of the small claims court's authority. Wreck Check Atlanta can work with your attorney to help you win a fair settlement.
It is also worth noting that combined personal injury and diminished value claims likely warrant retaining the services of an attorney.
For further support in navigating a diminished value claim, reach out to Wreck Check from anywhere in the United States.