standard duty of care by insurance contractors
What do you fellow adjusters think about contractors that advertise that they specialize in insurance but don't seem to know the basics of how it works and do economic harm to the insureds?
Posted: 03/02/2010 5:26 AM Replies: 52
subrogating against minors
If a kid spray paints the insured's house, do you send a subro demand addressed to the kid? or to the parents of the kid, or both?
I know it is important to be cautious dealing with minors. I would
Posted: 10/06/2010 6:20 AM Replies: 6
T&E vs. Fee Schedule
I am working as a research assistant for someone writing an article for Claims Magazine. The subject matter is exploring the differences between working files on a T&E basis verses working on
Posted: 09/03/2009 6:23 PM Replies: 1
How dumb is dumb?
I was hanging out at the courthouse yesterday and heard a story I had to share. An insured gave a EUO to a major insurance carrier concerning a fire loss. Nothing in the EUO really hurt the insured as
Posted: 10/20/2010 6:18 AM Replies: 1
Were you deployed on 4 key days
About 20 years ago some of the old timers told me the people who make a good living in catastrophe adjusting have 4 key days and the deployments were roof claims for the most part and I think its a go
Posted: 09/06/2009 5:24 PM Replies: 7
Adjusters policing Adjusters
This topic is not discussed in public forums much, but it has been going on as long as I have been in the profession.
Workers Comp. Property Adjusters, Auto physical damage and Liability claims of al
Posted: 11/22/2007 10:38 AM Replies: 23
Chat Room - Update
We have problem with the chat room However, we have provided a new one for you to use until we can get the old one working again. We used this chat room in the past so long time visitors may re
Posted: 02/02/2011 4:43 PM Replies: 2
Exterior building metal
I am looking for help in writing a treatise outlining the best procedures used in determining damage to, scoping and estimating on commercial and residential exterior metal.
My intent is to d
Posted: 01/01/2009 6:51 AM Replies: 1
Pay day from Ike
I am not complaining but I have not made as much money from Ike as I expected. I have been doing this for about 10 years now and expected Ike to be the most profitable CAT yet but it does not se
Posted: 10/23/2008 6:04 PM Replies: 6
Ride along and learn the ropes
I have recently gotten my all lines license and looking to get into the business. My parents drive the mobile offices and my brother has worked a few of the big storms, which is
Posted: 02/02/2013 4:30 AM Replies: 10