loss adjuster


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loss adjuster

someone who specializes in investigating claims under insurance policies. The law in this area is most specialized, and adjusters do not merely check the facts but seek out such facts as are relevant to the policy or policies of the type in question. They maybe employed either by way of subcontracting by insurers or by insured persons who wish to maximize their legitimate claims.
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In the United Kingdom the Insureds have the Right to depute their own Surveyors called as Loss Assessors who would join the Loss Adjusters appointed by the Insurers and they would thus jointly assess/adjust the Loss within the ambit of the Underwriters' relative Insurance Policy.
When the claim was investigated it was very quickly suspected to be fraudulent - and when he was challenged by the loss adjuster he admitted he had never owned any of the items.
Scott, 32, of Kelvindale, Glasgow, and his mum Joan, 58, sent the quotes to loss adjuster Cunningham Lindsey but the family heard nothing more.
Moreover, a loss adjuster for Aviva said that McDonald claimed to have been "living abroad" when he had in fact been incarcerated.
LOSS adjuster MYI has opened a new office in South Wales.
A loss adjuster from the buildings insurer appointed the builders.
Jason Hudson, an insurance loss adjuster, and his partner Sarah Williams were in bed when the strike caused the ceiling upstairs to collapse around them.
But the whole production belonged to James Frain as the chameleon-like loss adjuster who proved to be a hero of probity, finally blowing the whistle on the villains and winning the lady he craved.
The performance of this contract is in the hands of the loss adjuster.
14 August 2017 - UK-based insurance management services company Charles Taylor plc's (LSE: CTR) Charles Taylor Adjusting Ltd subsidiary has acquired UK high net worth property, fine art and antiques loss adjuster, Criterion Adjusters for a maximum consideration of GBP 13.
From there, the case will be reviewed and the insurance company will either assign a loss adjuster, if needed, or see to the needs of the client and respond accordingly be it alternative accommodation or compensation.
A loss adjuster was assigned and, as soon as Saturday, alternative accommodation was arranged to support the families in distress.