The Bureau can investigate to determine the reason why the company has not accepted full responsibility for the loss. Often thirdparty cases are paid on the basis of comparative negligence, which means that the damages will be reduced by the extent to which your actions contributed to the accident. The Bureau will not order a company to pay your claim. We can review the claim handling to be certain that a complete investigation was performed and that accurate information has been used by the insurer in its decision.
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