filing an insurance claim after Hurricane Harvey

Tips for Filing an Insurance Claim After Hurricane Harvey

October 4, 2017

If your personal or commercial property was damaged by Hurricane Harvey, use the following tips to prevent delays to your first-party insurance claims.

If you’re working with an insurance company in Harvey’s aftermath, recognize that insurance adjusters are on high alert for insurance fraud claims.

Plan to support your first-party insurance claim with independent assessments and evaluations from engineers, contractors, and insurance adjusters. An experienced insurance claims attorney has a network of proven resources. Don’t accept an insurance company’s low-ball estimate. It’s up to you to be vigilant with your insurer, including claims settlement with the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).