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Why Outsource Insurance Claims Recoveries?

Why Outsource Insurance Claims Recoveries?

In this installment of the Insurance Claims Recoveries Expert Series, let’s discuss the option of outsourcing insurance claims recoveries to a debt collection expert.  Why should an insurance company contract out this part of the claims process? What are the reasons for this, and what are the advantages?  The main advantage, of course, is that […]

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Legal Debt Recovery in Victoria-Tips from a Litigation Expert

Legal Debt Recovery in Victoria-Tips from a Litigation Expert

If traditional debt collection methods fail, legal action may be necessary. We will only recommend legal action at Debt Recoveries Australia if the amount owed exceeds $5,000.00 and we know the debtor or company has assets to satisfy the debt. There are a few other factors to consider, but these are the two foundations on […]

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Best Insurance Claim Recovery Tips

Best Insurance Claim Recovery Tips

As a claims recovery specialist for an insurer or TPA, I am exposed to a wide range of claim processes, systems, and procedures ( third party administrator). So, here are my recommendations for improving the efficiency of the claims recovery process. What is the Recovery of Insurance Claims?  Insurance Claims Recovery is a legal phrase […]

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How to Recovery Money on Landlord Insurance Claims

How to Recovery Money on Landlord Insurance Claims

One of the best ways insurers can mitigate claims costs is to increase recoveries. Claims recoveries is simply collecting the cost of the claim from the at fault party. An example is when a tenant’s vehicle hits a roller door. The insurer pays for the repairs and then has to attempt to recover the repairs […]

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CLAIMSTECH SUMMIT 2022

CLAIMSTECH SUMMIT 2022

Our Director, Adam Stewart and our Customer Relationship Manager, James McGuire were in Sydney attending the Insurance ClaimsTech Summit –  – the country’s leading claimstech event putting the spotlight on the latest challenges in the sector, as well as innovations and tech tools to streamline claims handling, effectively communicate with customers and achieve operational efficiency.  […]

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ADC LEGAL – SERVING THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY

ADC LEGAL – SERVING THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY

The team at ADC Legal are experts in Insurance Law and Debt Recovery.  Our aim is to provide you with the best legal advice and quickest recovery, at a cost that is better than our competition. Simply put, our goal is to make your life easier. At ADC Legal, we foster a culture of excellence […]

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Owners Corporations in Victoria – Update

Owners Corporations in Victoria – Update

By Mohammad Khashefi LLB (Hons)  Owners corporations and insurers in Victoria and whoever was waiting for the changes to section 18 of the Owners Corporation Act 2006 (Vic), section 18 of the Act is now changed! There is no longer a requirement for a special resolution to be passed for owners corporations to be able to commence […]

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Benefits of Outsourcing Your Debt Recovery To A Legal Practice

Benefits of Outsourcing Your Debt Recovery To A Legal Practice

Whilst some customers will respond to the debt recovery techniques employed by your business or a commercial debt collection agency, others need an even firmer approach to persuade them to settle outstanding invoices. This is where legal proceedings can have the best impact.  Here are 6 reasons why you should outsource your debts to a legal […]

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Legal Interest Rates

Legal Interest Rates

By Amy Dillon, Law Clerk ADC Legal   In Australia, interest can be awarded to a Plaintiff to compensate the Plaintiff for the time it took the Defendant to pay the amount outstanding. There are two types of interest that may be awarded, pre-judgment and post-judgment interest. Each State and Territory have different legislation and rules which apply when calculating interest. This article will look at interest rates in Victoria, Queensland and New South Wales.   Victoria  […]

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