At First Call Claim we provide loss assessments and insurance claim assistance for homes that have been damaged by a storm.
Damage caused by a storm can range from minimal to extensive depending on the severity of the storm in question. A storm can blow a few slates off your roof and uproot entire buildings and there may be structural and superficial damage that will need to be repaired. Sometimes, the extent of the damage is not obvious at first and only becomes clear following an in-depth and thorough survey and loss assessment.
First Call Claim has over 25 years of experience with storm insurance claims, and we have negotiated countless successful settlements for our clients. Our loss assessment team will accurately assess and quantify the extent of the damage and loss occurred. We will then present a detailed report and our findings to your insurance company in order to generate and maximise your settlement in line with your insurance policy.
Storm Insurance Claims
It can be difficult to know where to begin when a storm has damaged your home. The claims procedure can be complicated and often causes unneeded stress. At First Call Claim, our loss assessors have decades of experience assisting clients with storm damage claims. Our expert team will carry out an in-depth survey and quantify the loss and the cost for all repairs and replacements. We will negotiate on your behalf in order to maximise your entitlement and secure the full compensation that you are entitled to.
Storm Damage – FAQs
How do I know if my roof has storm damage?
There are many warning signs that your roof has been damaged by a storm, The most obvious will me missing slates or shingles, water spots on your ceiling and leaks. If you do notice any damage you should have First Call Claim assess the extent of the damage and make an insurance claim on your behalf.
Can I handle my storm insurance claim myself?
Yes, you do not have to hire a loss assessor. However, storm insurance claims can be complicated and time consuming. By having a professional and experienced loss assessor like First Call Claim on your side you can save yourself a lot of stress and anxiety as we handle the entire claim from beginning to end and see that you get a fair settlement.
How long does is take to settle storm damage claims?
Generally speaking, a storm insurance claim can take anywhere from 48 hours to over a year to be settled. This all depends on a number of factors such as the extent of the damage caused, the documentation and evidence of the damage, the isnurance company istelf, etc.