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If you need to make a storm related claim, a little preparation can go a long way to a faster and easier claims process. Under the Client Resources section of our website, Lanier Upshaw provides the contact information (direct website link and phone) for your insurance carrier. Click here to go to the Insurance Carrier Page.

Follow these steps to ensure a faster and easier storm related claim reporting process, in the event you need to file a claim:

  1. Prior to the storm, locate your policy and get the policy number and the toll free claim reporting number.
  2. Keep this information in a container that will resist moisture
  3. Take inventory of your home or office by video or photos.
  4.  After the storm, make whatever emergency repairs are necessary & keep receipts
  5. Protect your property from further damage
  6. Report any damage you sustain to your carrier using the toll free number as quickly as possible
  7. Make sure to write down the claim number they assign you for future reference.

If you’re not sure what to do or who to call, contact the Lanier Upshaw team at  (863) 686-2113.