How to Make an Insurance Claim
Following storm Ophelia Munstergroup Insurance have put together a quick guide on how to make an insurance claim. This simple step-by-step guide on how to make an insurance claim contains some valuable information that may help you during the claims process.
Document the damage
Photograph the damage and take note of damaged items and their values. Be as thorough as possible, this will help towards receiving as much as you are eligible for. Make sure to document the damage before doing any clean up.
Contact your insurance broker or insurance company
Phone your insurance broker or insurance company as soon as possible. Insurance companies may have different claims processes which your broker will be happy to explain to you and assist you with during the claims process. Make sure to find out what your excess amounts are and what, if any, claims deadlines you need to adhere to. Phone Munstergroup Insurance on 065 6841766
Emergency Repair Work
If there is any water damage or you are experiencing a leak contact a plumber immediately to have the water turned off to prevent further damage to your property. Once the source of the leak is switched off do not make any further repairs before speaking with your insurance broker or company. Make sure you hold onto any receipts or invoices for emergency repair work.
Be patient during the processing time and document the entire process
A loss adjuster will usually review and analyse your claim. Continue to check up on the status of your claim during the process.
Please note that this is a general guide on how to make an insurance claim and all insurance companies will have their own claims handling processes in place. We here in Munstergroup Insurance will be happy to assist our customers during the process. In the event of a claim contact us immediately on 065 6841766.