February 1, 2022

The record-setting Colorado fires that broke out Dec. 30, 2021 destroyed more than 1,000 structures and swept through several towns.  The scenes from Colorado have been accurately described as a “war zone” with wildfires burning 6,000 acres across Boulder County.  The fires brought 40-foot-high flames that engulfed enormous stretches of grass in just seconds, forcing the evacuation of thousands of people. The significance of fire safety and property insurance has never been more important. 

No one expects to become a victim of a residential or commercial business fire.  Investigators in Colorado continue to weigh the cause of the fires that, with the help of ferocious winds, swept east into Superior and Louisville.  If you have experienced property damage or property loss due to a fire, it is essential to consult a law firm that has experience litigating these types of disputes. 

Corless Law Group guides residential and commercial property owners through each step of the process to secure full compensation for their property damage insurance claims.  Call us today at 813-258-4998 for a free consultation.

Scientists say climate change is making weather more extreme and wildfires more frequent and destructive.  The fires charred numerous neighborhoods in a suburban area northwest of Denver and high winds pushed flames that fed on bone-dry grasses and vegetation on open spaces to suburban subdivisions.  Global warming increases the risk of the hot, dry weather that fuels wildfires.  About 90 percent of Boulder County was in severe or extreme drought last Dec.  Denver set a record for consecutive days without snow before it got a small storm on Dec. 10.  The fires, fueled by dry conditions and winds that gusted more than 100 mph, were blamed for destroying more than a thousand structures. 

Most homes affected by the raging wildfires in Colorado were completely destroyed.  The fires caused severe property damage to both structures and personal belongings.  A fire damage insurance claim could also include potential lost wages and business interruption losses.  Even partial property damage caused by a fire can make a house unlivable or require costly repairs.  Additionally, fires can damage heating and cooling systems as well as plumbing.

Unfortunately, rarely do insurance providers act swiftly and fairly to pay your fire, smoke, water, electrical or soot damage claim.  Many policyholders experience unfair delays, low-ball settlement offers or claim denials, which is why you need an experienced lawyer fighting for your rights.  

Our fire damage lawyers go to court and will fight for our clients’ rights.  We know how important it is for you to recover the full value of your claim and especially Large Loss insurance claims involving multi-unit buildings.  

Corless Law Group is an elite, boutique law firm focused on securing maximum compensation for clients involved in property damage disputes.  With more than $500 million achieved in case results, turn to a trial law firm that has the experience investigating and litigating property damage claims.  For a free consultation, get in touch with us today by calling 813-258-4998.  

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