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AM Best’s Insurance Law Podcast Discusses Fraudulent Water Claims

March 28, 2019

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 28, 2019--AM Best and Best’s Insurance Professionals and Claims Resource have released the latest installment of the Insurance Law Podcast, a series that examines timely claims and insurance issues from a legal perspective.

This episode, “Water Claims Could Become the New Arson,” addresses fraudulent water claims: how they are being committed; what adjusters and special investigators should look for when investigating claims; and the high claims payouts for insureds perpetrating fraud.

The podcast features Shelly Lee Griffin, executive partner at Secrest Wardle. She practices insurance defense litigation, and specializes in assisting insurers investigate fire, water and theft claims suspected of fraud.

Secrest Wardle is a Qualified Member of Best’s Recommended Insurance Attorneys and Adjusters, a claims industry resource that has featured qualified legal counsel, independent insurance adjusting services and expert service providers since 1929.

Listen or subscribe to the Insurance Law Podcast.

AM Best is a trusted source of insurance market insight and data, and the only global credit rating agency with a unique focus on the insurance industry. Best’s Credit Ratings are a recognized indicator of insurer financial strength and creditworthiness. Visit www.ambest.com for more information.

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CONTACT: John Czuba

Managing Editor, Best’s Insurance Professionals and Claims Resource

(908) 439-2200, ext. 5673

john.czuba@ambest.com

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