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US Property Insurance Claims Study (2015)

Date: 10 Sep 2015
Posted by: Scott Friedson
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US Property Insurance Claims Study (2015)   This study, now in its eighth year, measures satisfaction with the property claims experience among insurance customers who have filed a claim for damages by examining five factors: settlement; first notice of loss; estimation process; service interaction; and repair process. – See more at: http://www.jdpower.com/press-releases/2015-property-claims-satisfaction-study#sthash.CIODXclg.dpuf


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Flood Insurance Claim Help

Date: 29 May 2015
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Texas Flood Insurance Claim helpful links and tips: FEMA claim forms   Flood Insurance Library   Texas Department of Insurance Handling Water-Damage Claims   Have your policy number ready when you call your company. Be prepared to answer questions about the damage. Take pictures or videotape the damaged area and any damaged property before you make […]


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Texans Take a Bite Outta Storm Damage Insurance Claim Schemes

Date: 28 May 2015
Posted by: Scott Friedson
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Insurance Claim Recovery Support LLC, a leading licensed public insurance adjusting firm in Austin, Texas urges policyholders dealing with storm damage property in the Counties of Harris, Travis, Brazoria, Montgomery, Fort Bend, Tarrant, Dallas, and Johnson from weather related events occurring April 16, 2015 through April 19, 2015 to be aware of the following insurance […]


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How To Hire A Public Adjuster

Date: 05 Mar 2014
Posted by: Scott Friedson
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How To Hire A Public Adjuster Policyholders dealing with  insurance claims without representation is like buying a house with only a seller’s agent representing you or going to court without an attorney or agreeing to whatever value your county appraisal office deems your  property is worth without protest. Does every claim  needs a public adjuster?  No.   Is […]


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Farmers Insurance Told To Pay Oklahoma Trio $15M

Date: 05 Mar 2014
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Oklahoma judge has ordered Farmers Insurance and a subsidiary to pay a total of $15 million to three plaintiffs who filed claims for damage to their homes caused by a deadly tornado that struck Woodward in 2012. The judge ordered the insurance companies to pay $2 million for bad faith and breach of duty and […]


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Is Texas at War with Hail Damage Insurance Claims?

Date: 09 Feb 2014
Posted by: Scott Friedson
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  Texas Hail Damage Insurance Claims Did you know that hail damage insurance claims have become such a big deal in Texas that the department of insurance held a symposium titled “War on Hail“? Over 2 million hail damage claims were processed from Jan. 1, 2010 to Dec. 31, 2012. During this period, the top […]


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Texas Tops List of States with Most Wind and Hail Damage Insurance Claims

Date: 25 Dec 2013
Posted by: Scott Friedson
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 Texas Wind and Hail Damage Insurance Claims Texas tops the list for the most claims filed in 2012 according to a State Farm report with residents filing some 47,000 claims, followed by Illinois with 41,000, New York with about 34,000, Ohio with 31,000, Missouri with 25,000, Tennessee with 24,000, Indiana and New Jersey with 23,000, […]


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Unauthorized Practice of Public Adjusting

Date: 19 Oct 2013
Posted by: Scott Friedson
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UPPA is basically when a contractor represents an insured in claims negotiations instead of himself. The significant difference is that a contractor is a vendor, and a Public Adjuster is an agent for the insured. Effective September 1, 2013 Texas HB 1183 relating to prohibited conduct by insurance adjusters, public  insurance adjusters, and roofing contractors […]


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Protection of Consumer Interests

Date: 18 Oct 2013
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An insurer may not engage in an unfair claim settlement practice such as… •Knowingly misrepresenting to a claimant pertinent facts or policy provisions relating to coverage at issue; •Failing to acknowledge with reasonable promptness pertinent communications relating to a claim arising under the insurer’s policy; •Failing to adopt and implement reasonable standards for the prompt […]


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INDICATORS OF PROPERTY FRAUD

Date: 18 Oct 2013
Posted by: Scott Friedson
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Insurance companies use computers and statistical analysis to identify suspicious claims for further investigation. Both claims adjusters and computers are trained to identify “red flags,” or symptoms that in the past have often been associated with fraudulent claims. Statistical detection does not prove that claims are fraudulent; it merely identifies suspicious claims that need to […]


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