New Orleans Flood Insurance Claims
With frequent threats of rising rivers and storms in the springtime and Hurricanes in the summer, Louisiana residents are often faced with making flood insurance claims. There are several steps you can take to improve your chances of making a successful claim. The first step is to make sure you purchase a separate flood insurance policy well before the flood occurs. Most Homeowners’ policies do not cover flood damage.
If your home or business is flooded, immediately report the flood insurance claim to your insurance agent. The claim will be assigned to a flood adjuster who will meet with you at the property.
Proof of Loss
Your official claim for damages is called a Proof of Loss. The Proof of Loss must be fully completed, signed, and in the hands of your insurance company within 60 days after the loss occurs.
To support your claim for flood damage, be sure to photograph and/or videotape both the inside and outside of the premises (both structure and content) to show any damage, flooding, and any evidence of the height of the water.
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