Insured in Lake Worth had a broken sewer line that dropped 2 inches of waste onto the floor of the home.
The insurance company grossly underpaid the claim and the client hired us to assist in getting a fair settlement.
Lakeworth, Florida – $63,000 Sewer Back Up
In January 2020, five month after starting to work on this claim we were able to collect $63,000 for our client.
Does insurance cover sewage backup?
Homeowner’s insurance will cover sewage damage if it occurs suddenly and is linked to the covered danger.
Water damage to your home’s structure or personal property is covered by a basic sewer backup coverage endorsement if it is discharged or overflows from the following sources: Something that goes down the toilet or sink. However, mechanical problems may induce overflows and discharges from sump pumps and associated equipment.