Tampa, FL, September 18, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- While Hurricane Irene carved her destructive patch along the Eastern Seaboard; the Emergency Claims Agents from The Public Adjusters have been mobilized in New York, New Jersey, Maryland, North Carolina and South Carolina and are ready to assist policy holders who suffer property damage. The Public Adjusters provides property owners with a privately hired insurance claim adjuster to represent their own needs as opposed to those of the insurance agency. Claims can be reported around the clock by calling the Public Adjusters Corporate Office at (800) 572-7914.
The first step for victims of Hurricane Irene is to call The Public Adjusters hotline ASAP to get assistance, report losses and begin putting their lives back together. The Public Adjusters Emergency Claims Agents have been activated, and as soon as local authorities allow, they are prepared to move into the field. Their goal is to help policyholders as quickly and efficiently as possible.
To accelerate the claims process, the Public Adjusters suggests claimants use the tips below:
When filing a claim
Victims must contact their policy provider immediately to report their loss.
Contact the Public Adjusters at (800) 572-7914 to schedule the assignment of an insurance adjuster to represent victims within the claim process.
Do not remove debris or damaged property that may be related to the claim.
Steps after filing a claim
Prepare a detailed inventory of destroyed or damaged property.
Offer photos or video tapes of the home and possessions to the adjuster, if these are available.
Keep copies of communications with the adjuster.
Keep records and receipts for additional living expenses that were incurred if forced to leave the home, and provide copies to the adjuster.
The Emergency Claims Agents from the Public Adjusters are here for victims in the event they need to make a claim during this difficult time. Events such as Hurricane Irene can be devastating, so The Public Adjusters urge all property owners who have experienced loss and damage to call the Public Adjusters as soon as possible. Keep in mind that statistics show that policy holders who hire a Public Adjuster to represent their own interests receive significantly more for their claim than those who work alone.
Policy holders can follow visit the Public Adjusters on their website, and get up-to-date Irene claims assistance by calling the Public Adjusters at (800) 572-7914.
The Public Adjusters provides property insurance policy holders with insurance adjusters to represent their best interests in storm damage property claims.
Contact: The Public Adjusters
Phone: (800) 572-7914
Fax: (877) 679-6485