New Jersey suffers from a wide breadth of property damage claims. The most common of them being flood, fire, frozen and/or burst pipes, water damage from appliance leaks and damage from storms. New Jersey residents should always be mindful of their homeowners insurance policy and the protections it affords and coverage that is excluded.
If you believe you have suffered a covered loss that your insurance company is denying, delaying or acting in bad faith, you may wish to file a complaint with the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance.
The easiest way to file a complaint with the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance is to fill out an online complaint form, found here: NJDOBI Online Complaint Form.
Don’t want to fill out an online form? Simply follow this link to print out a hard copy: NJDOBI Hard Copy Complaint.
The forms are pretty simple and straight forward, however, should any issues arise there is an instructions page here: NJDOBI Complaint Instructions.
Once the application is filed, you will receive a tracking number for future reference. Should you wish to speak with someone at the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance, you may call 609-292-7272 or 1-800-446-7467, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. till 5 p.m. EST.
Merlin Law Group has attorneys licensed in New Jersey along with a centrally located office in Red Bank.