Public Adjusters for Earthquake Damage
No matter how large or small, an earthquake’s immediate damage can include hidden structural dangers to your property that may go unnoticed.
After an earthquake, as you face the challenges of securing everyone’s safety and protecting the rest of your property, you will now also have to secure the necessary funding for your recovery. This can be a daunting, complicated process as you sort through the damage. Once contacted, your insurance company will send its own team to adjust your claim in a manner that protects their financial exposure. Who’s protecting you? Inadequate reimbursement can become another devastating blow. You can avoid it by having us at your side.
Our public adjusters have expertly managed claims from the biggest earthquakes in the last quarter-century. We are called upon by communities, non-profits, and government organizations for our unique ability to mobilize a top team of professionals who have the unmatched experience and comprehensive understanding of the laws, regulations, and policies involving disaster recovery. This enables us to consistently coordinate and obtain the maximum reimbursement for our clients so that they may recover.
What To Focus On After Earthquake Damage
Why should the county, city, town or district optimize its claim?
Do we have a commitment to taxpayers to recover the most possible?
What if the insurance company engages a building consultant?
What is my agent/broker’s role?
Will my code upgrade coverage address all my code related issues? ADA, fire codes, etc.?
Is there coinsurance in my policy?
Do we need to issue an RFP in order to engage your services?
Who in your county, city, town or district will be involved in making the decision to hire us?
Is your claim a result of an event that may be funded by FEMA? If so, it is your obligation to first maximize your insurance settlement to satisfy FEMA’s eligibility requirements.
Why can’t we do it ourselves?
What emergency facilities are necessary to continue operations?
Can temporary facilities still be used at the end of the claim and be considered permanent? If so, how?
How do existing plans for renovations or enhancements affect my claim?
What building codes and regulations must be considered in the reconstruction?
How do bond cycles affect the full replacement cost holdback provisions of a policy?
Property Damage Losses Government & Non-Profits Claims Recovery Process
How Our Public Adjusters Help You
- Evaluate Fully reviewing your insurance coverage.
- Strategy Developing a claim management strategy.
- Compliance Determining policy compliance issues.
- Valuations Completing detailed valuations of building, equipment and inventory losses.
- Interruption Formulating business interruption models.
- Itemization Presenting and supporting an itemized claim package to your insurer.
- Negotiation Negotiating on your behalf with your insurance company.
- Communication Keeping you informed every step of the way.
- Settlement Ultimately settling the claim for the maximum amount and with less hassle for you.
Government & Non-Profits Our Public Adjusters Have Helped
Client References & Testimonials
- 108 Owners Corporation Manhasset Condo
- 11805 Mayfield Association
- 13030 Moorpark Homeowners Association
- 1388, LLC - Binghamton, NY
- 151 Highland Avenue (Salamanca, LLC) - Salamanca, NY
- 1618 14th Street, NW, LLC
- 1745 Wazee - Denver, CO
- 17th Street Revocable Trust
- 1860 Larimer St. - Denver, CO
- 18749C N. Frederick Corporation
- 1st Choice Pallets
- 1st Missionary Baptist Church - Inkster, MI
- 2108 Bolton Street
- 218 East Main Street Partnership
- 245 Granby, LLC
- 3 Day Suit Brokers
- 3-G Video Cassette Corp.
- 36-40 North Main Street Corp. - Waterbury, CT
- 380 York Road Associates
- 388028 British Columbia Ltd., Inc.
- 3D Treats, Inc./dba Dairy Queen
- 3rd Millenium Inc
- 4230 Stansbury Association
- 4455 Hazeltine Homeowners Association
Certainly the tragedy of the World Trade Center explosion will remain etched in our memories forever. We can, however, take pride in the united response of hundreds of people which enabled the complex to be reopened in record time and reconstructed on an expedited schedule. At the same time, as you well know, we were involved in a long, sometimes agonizing process of pursuing settlement activities with insurers. Without your help, and the help of many others the settlement wouldn't have been concluded as successfully as it was. On behalf of The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, I would like to thank you for the expert advice you provided to me and my staff in our effort to bring the World Trade Center explosion insurance claim to closure. Your expertise and insight in this long and arduous negotiation were invaluable.Bruce D. BohlenTreasurer - The Port Authority of NY & NJ, New York, NY
Time and again you had the creative solution, the tough negotiating point, or the quick response necessary to keep our insurance claim on track with the insurance adjusters.Richard Q. RussethVice President & Associate General Counsel - The Pillsbury Company, Minneapolis, MN
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