Know your Local Building Codes

2020-05-19T14:12:00-04:00 May 19th, 2020|

Know your Local Building Codes Written by Premier Claims' Junior Desk Adjuster Dana Langfeldt Carriers can often miss items or omit them due to lack of knowledge when it comes to what is required by your local building codes. So many Contractors end up doing the required work for free because they don’t request the [...]

Tips on Insurance Claims

2020-04-28T12:56:19-04:00 April 28th, 2020|

Tips on Insurance Claims Written by Lindsay Maring, Premier Claims’ Public Adjuster With everything going on in the world this year that we cannot control, there are a few things that we can control when it comes to our insurance claims. It is really important to continuously document your property and its condition. The majority [...]

COVID19 Financial Resources

2020-04-17T07:35:17-04:00 April 6th, 2020|

COVID19 Financial Resources Written by CFO Melissa Hurrington COVID-19 has brought a lot of uncertainty to Small Businesses across the United States. Many business owners are feeling the financial pressures brought on by mandatory closures, or decreased traffic as a result of shutdowns. Things are changing daily as well, so it can make even the [...]

Leveraging Property Insurance to Manage Business Finances and Capital Expenses Budget

2020-04-17T07:35:57-04:00 April 1st, 2020|

Leveraging Property Insurance to Manage Business Finances and Capital Expense Budgets Kyle Maring, Senior Public Adjuster, Premier Claims For a very long time, there’s been a misconception that property insurance funds paid to policyholders must immediately be used as allocated and directed by the insurance company. Property owners believe that failing to restore their property [...]

Coronavirus & Business Interruption Insurance Coverage

2020-04-17T07:37:31-04:00 March 31st, 2020|

Coronavirus & Business Interruption Insurance Coverage Written by Nick Andersen General Council The Coronavirus global pandemic has significantly impacted not only individuals throughout the world, but businesses and their employees' livelihood. While the United States is promising nearly $1 trillion or more in bailouts to large businesses and banks in an attempt to soften the [...]

Engineers, Advocates for the Insurance Company?

2020-04-17T07:38:23-04:00 March 30th, 2020|

Engineers, Advocates for the Insurance Company? Written by Tristan Miles, Premier Claims' Public Adjuster “We cannot be advocates for the homeowner.” “Working for a Public Adjuster is a conflict of interest.” “We are paid by insurance companies regardless of our opinions.” “We cannot be an advocate for anyone...” These phrases from an engineer surprised me, [...]

RFG vs. DMO Pricing and Why it Matters for Insurance Claims

2020-04-17T07:39:00-04:00 December 19th, 2019|

Researched and Written by DJ SedlacekIn every carrier estimate the pricing for roofing material tear off is set at DMO pricing as if a different subcontractor would go up on the roof to tear off the material rather than the roofer replacing the material. Why does this happen? Backed by the insurance industry, Xactware opened [...]