Hail Preparedness and Claims Adjusting


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Trinity Insurance Services ( http://trinityclaims.com ) is an independent insurance adjusting firm. Our expert teams of independent adjusters and managers are capable of handling all lines of coverage to help our clients settle claims accurately and quickly. Hail can be dangerous and expensive. Visit us today to gain knowledge about the right precautions that can protect families, homes and finances. More details available here: http://trinityclaims.com/Hail-Preparedness-and-Claims-Adjusting

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Hail Preparedness and Claims Adjusting

  1. 1. www.trinityclaims.comHail Preparedness and ClaimsAdjusting
  2. 2. www.trinityclaims.comHail is often overlooked as an insurance concern, but even smallhailstones can shatter windows, smash roofs, leave pockmarks in sidingand cause thousands of dollars in damage to your property, according tothe Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.). hail can damage the roof ofyour house or car and it can also cause serious injury and even death.Hailstorms cause almost $1 billion in damage in the U.S. each year.Hailstorms can occur at anytime, but are most common in the spring andsummer.»The Hailstorms which ripped through Mississippi in March 2013 causedmillions of dollars in damage. Mississippi Insurance Commissioner MikeChaney said the storm could result in about 50,000 insurance claims forboth auto and property damages.»
  3. 3. www.trinityclaims.comHail PreparednessTo prepare for a hail, you should take the following measures: When building a new home or replacing your roof consider using hail-resistive roofing products. Listen to weather updates and reports on hail activity Stay indoors until the storm subsides. Close your drapes, blinds or window shades to prevent the wind fromblowing broken glass inside. Do not try to go outside to protect your property during a storm. Stayindoors until the storm has passed. Stay away from skylights, windows and doors.
  4. 4. www.trinityclaims.comAfter a Hail: Check trees, shrubs and plants around your house. If they are strippedof their foliage, there is a possibility that your roof is damaged. Youshould also check for roof damage if patio covers, screens or softaluminum roof vents are dented. Check your car for dents and broken or cracked glass. Protect your property from further damage. If you find signs that hail has battered your property, take immediatesteps to protect it from further damage. Cover any broken windows and holes in your roof so that no water canenter and damage your homes interior. Cover any broken windows in your car to prevent damage to the interiorfrom rain and remove glass from the cars interior to prevent cuts anddamage to upholstery and carpeting.
  5. 5. www.trinityclaims.comHail Claims AdjustingSometimes, despite best efforts to protect business/property,catastrophic damage may still occur.Insurance companies hire us to manage their claims in disaster areas.Trinity Insurance Services has a team of dedicated team ofclaims adjusters to handle all catastrophe claims.»»
  6. 6. www.trinityclaims.comTrinity handles both Casualty and Property claims on a national basis. Ourclaims adjusters will quickly go on-the-site to help all those effected andquickly get them back to business in a cost effective manner.We appraise damage, evaluate claims, be the single point of contact withour clients, communicate with volunteers/emergency personal, etc. Wehave a separate CAT Claims Adjusting Team – so that allows us to mobilizequickly. It also helps us to serve our other customers in unaffected areasin a seamless manner.»»
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