Casualty Rates:
***All claims fees are "suggested base fees" only; special circumstances can affect actual costs. Please remember that only the insurance policy can give actual terms, coverage, amounts, conditions, and exclusions.

All Casualty Rates are forecast for the New York City Metropolitan Area.

General adjuster per hour $70.00
Surveillance per hour $70.00
Activity check $150.00
Mediation Representation -flat fee $350.00
Subpoena preparation and service $70.00
Accident scene investigation $125.00
Diagram $30.00
Diagram to scale $45.00
Witness canvas $40.00
PIP Medical Reviews Time & Expense
Recorded statement, telephone

$75.00

Recorded statement, in person $125.00
Written Statement $160.00
24 hour Emergency Service available on request Time & Expense
Cold calls Time & Expense
Official reports Actual Cost
Letters Time & Expense
Scheduled Services:

Liability investigation

Auto

Slip and Fall

Products Liability

One Claimant

$450.00

$500.00

$550.00

Two Claimants

$550.00

$600.00

$750.00

Three Claimants

$650.00

$700.00

$850.00

More than three Claimants

T&E

T&E

T&E

Motor Truck Cargo

Desk Adjustment

Field Adjustment

$0.00 - $2500.00

$350.00

$450.00

$2500.01 - $5000.00

$450.00

$550.00

$5000.01 -$7500.00

$550.00

$650.00

$7500.01 - $9999.99

$650.00

$750.00

$10,000 and above

T&E

T&E

Garage keepers legal liability/Dealers open lot

Desk Adjustment

Field Adjustment

$0.00 - $2500.00

$350.00

$450.00

$2500.01 - $5000.00

$450.00

$550.00

$5000.01 -$7500.00

$550.00

$650.00

$7500.01 - $9999.99

$650.00

$750.00

$10,000 and above

T&E

T&E

Expenses:

File creation and acknowledgement

$25.00 flat fee

Photographs

$2.00 each

Mileage

$0.45 per mile

Cassette tapes

$4.00 each

Transcribed statements

$7.50 per page

Phone calls, local

$0.25 each

Long distance

Time and charges

Copies and postage

$15.00  flat fee

Tolls, parking, official reports, miscellaneous

Actual cost

Clerical and secretarial

20% of services

Travel time and expense beyond the New York City Metropolitan Area will be calculated as follows:

Time

0 - 25 miles

$25.00

25 plus miles

$30.00 per mile

Expense

0 - 25 miles

$25.00

25 plus miles

$35.00 per mile

Tolls Actual expense
Documented No-shows Time & Expense
Mileage and time is calculated from our offices
Desk adjusted Liability investigations include:
  • File Creation

  • Up to three recorded statements

  • Acknowledgement facsimile

  • Ordering official reports (excluding the cost of same)

  • Requesting medical reports

  • Request and review of employment records

  • Liability evaluation and recommendations

  • Reserve recommendations

Our investigation will cover the following: 

  • Does the Insured owe a legal duty?

  • To whom was that duty owed?

  • Did the insured breach that duty?

  • Was the act or omission of a nature not expected from a reasonably prudent person?

  • Was the insured negligent and was their negligence the proximate cause?

  • Is contributory negligence present?

  • What is the injury or damage?

  • What are the special circumstances?

 

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