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"Muffled Cries" story of adjuster killed in Tampa in Nov 04 reruns 9/22/07 at 6:30pm ET

Florida Farm Bureau adjuster, Katie Froeschle, age 25 ,was murdered in Tampa,FL on November 12, 2004 while inspecting a loss by the tenant who is now serving life in prison. Forensic Files investigate

Posted: 09/15/2007 4:23 AM Replies: 31

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? My unders

Posted: 03/02/2010 5:26 AM Replies: 52

laminated three tab shingle

Has anyone ever see a laminated three tab shingle? It is a standard three tab size with one laminated strip per tab. Do they still make anything like this? Thanks, trying to see if it can be matched.

Posted: 07/07/2012 12:45 AM Replies: 12

Estimating Questions

When estimating a large loss and a GC is involved how do you account for project supervision? When a roof requires deck and shingle replacement and is two stories and steep, do you allow 2 steep fees

Posted: 11/13/2007 6:25 PM Replies: 48

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

state farm fee schedule

Does any one have a fee schedule for state farm?  Is it component based or is it based on the amount of the claim?

Posted: 05/03/2009 7:10 AM Replies: 9

How would you solve this subrogation challenge?

I haven't started a topic in a long time, maybe we can start some new topics with problems adjusters run into and discussions on how to solve them. This is a fairly common problem, with a fairly simp

Posted: 11/24/2009 4:59 PM Replies: 5

What is up with FEMA?

I have a friend who has/had 3 rental houses on the beach in west Galveston. One is off in the ocean somewhere, another is clearly totalled, and another with minor mold damage and one patio torn off.

Posted: 10/12/2008 7:06 PM Replies: 7

Multiple ! Licenses

Is there any harm in holding a adjusters license along with a p & c agents license.

Posted: 02/16/2014 3:43 AM Replies: 9

Thanksgiving Day on a storm.

My first was hurricane Carla in 1961 I was staff, the 2nd was Betsy in New Orleans in 1965 I was staff. I was an IA The next twelve  1969, 1970,1989, 1992, 1996 1997,2003, 2004, 2005, 2006,2008 a

Posted: 11/25/2010 8:03 AM Replies: 7