Auto Claims Adjuster
Auto-Bi/Pd Claims Adjuster with Heavy Litigation.
Under general supervision, negotiates a settlement of litigated, high-value, complex liability and bodily injury claims in the most expedient and cost-effective manner. Directs settlement strategy and defense through litigation procedures in conjunction with defense counsel. Review and analyze case information, such as preliminary investigations, coverage documents and recommended reserves, to establish the nature of the claim; conduct a more extensive investigation as needed for litigation procedures and defense. Analyze and evaluate the extent of injury and loss, liability, comparative negligence and subrogation potential based on additional investigation and review of coverage determinations.
Negotiates settlement of claims when possible; establishes reserve amounts and discusses claims which exceed personal authority limit with the manager. Establishes and directs settlement strategy in conjunction with defense counsel for non-negotiable and litigated cases; attend arbitrations, depositions, court hearings, and mandatory settlement conferences, etc. as needed. Issues settlement payments and obtain appropriate releases for adjusted claims; closes claim files according to Company procedures. Maintains a diary of files in pending and update file information to ensure an accurate record of claims; continually reviews and monitors progress and expense of claims in pending.
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