Engineer in trial over Biloxi home calls insurance adjusters 'brainwashed'
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Engineer in trial over Biloxi home calls insurance adjusters 'brainwashed'

Sisters suing State Farm under whistle-blower law

Quote below from the article on sunherald.com

"GULFPORT -- Structural engineer Ralph Sinno, an expert on wind damage to buildings, testified in federal court Thursday that Hurricane Katrina's winds destroyed a North Biloxi home.

Sinno, a retired Mississippi State University professor, said State Farm Fire & Casualty Co. overlooked wind damage that would have been obvious to a sophomore engineering student.

Wind, he said, lifted up and twisted the house, as evidenced by a 45-degree crack in exterior brick that separated from the house."

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