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NACA 2018 CONVENTION IN LAS VEGAS

The 2018 Convention has been posted to allow for registration.

CE credits will again be available for most classes. Check out the presenters page for more details. HOTEL BLOCK CLOSES DECEMBER 14, 2017. PLEASE, BOOK EARLY! WE SOLD OUT LAST YEAR IN EARLY DECEMBER.

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Florida Is Short on Insurance Adjusters, and That Could Stall Recovery Efforts

After Irma, Florida residents are lacking in many necessities. One of the more frustrating is the paucity of insurance adjusters, which is threatening to anger policyholders and potentially delay the state’s rebuilding efforts. Many of the...
14 September 2017
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Justices uphold Katrina fraud verdict against State Farm

Justices uphold Katrina fraud verdict against State Farm

  "WASHINGTON — A unanimous Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a jury verdict that State Farm Fire and Casualty Co. committed fraud against the federal government after 2005’s Hurricane Katrina. The justices on Tuesday rejected...
15 December 2016
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Citizens Insurance Dissatisfied With Independent Adjusters After Hurricane Matthew

Citizens Insurance Dissatisfied With Independent Adjusters After Hurricane Matthew

"The Citizens Property Insurance Company is regrouping after two hurricanes hit the state.  The state-backed insurer is disappointed with the response of independent contractors handling claims adjustment."
15 December 2016
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Large Hail Being Reported in OK, MO and KY Today

Large Hail Being Reported in OK, MO and KY Today

4"  Franklin MO 38.22 -91.17 3-4 INCH HAIL. LARGEST HAIL WAS SPIKED... WITH DIAMETER MEASURED FROM SPIKE-TO-SPIKE. (LSX) 3" Roger Mills OK 35.61 -99.58 (OUN) 3" Roger Mills OK 35.66 -99.38 (OUN) ...
9 April 2015
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NCJUA/NCIUA Approved Catastrophe Adjusters - As 3/03/2017

NCJUA/NCIUA Approved Catastrophe Adjusters - As 3/03/2017

The North Carolina Joint Underwriting Association (NCJUA), also known as the FAIR (Fair Access to Insurance Requirements) Plan, is a tax exempt association of insurance companies licensed to write and engage in writing property insurance...
20 March 2015
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Notice Issued to Protect Oklahomans Who Have Earthquake Insurance

Notice Issued to Protect Oklahomans Who Have Earthquake Insurance

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Insurance Department is taking a proactive step to protect Oklahomans who buy earthquake insurance. Today the Department released a bulletin to property and casualty insurance companies to address important...
8 March 2015
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Drone insurance cover set to take off

Drone insurance cover set to take off

“Most drone operators are buying legal liability limits of less than $10 million, and at those levels there is abundant capacity in the market,” said Chris Proudlove, senior vice president at aviation underwriter Global Aerospace Inc....
2 March 2015
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The Storm after the Storm

The Storm after the Storm

  When Hurricane Sandy made its way towards the East Coast in the fall of 2012, residents knew it could be devastating. What they didn't expect was just how bad Sandy turned out to be: 117 deaths, and damage estimated at more than $60...
2 March 2015
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FEMA Sued Over Records Related To Superstorm Sandy Victims And Other Flood Insurance Claims

FEMA Sued Over Records Related To Superstorm Sandy Victims And Other Flood Insurance Claims

"The Federal Emergency Management Agency is facing a new lawsuit filed by a nonprofit organization that wants a look at FEMA’s inner workings, especially the way its officials decide the fate of insurance appeals made by flood...
1 March 2015
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Repeated Red Flags In How Insurance Companies Have Handled & Denied The Claims Of Sandy Flood Victims For Damage To Their Homes

Repeated Red Flags In How Insurance Companies Have Handled & Denied The Claims Of Sandy Flood Victims For Damage To Their Homes

Schumer, Gillibrand: FEMA must protect Sandy victims & ensure they are fairly compensated for devastating losses. Repeated Red Flags In How Insurance Companies Have Handled & Denied The Claims Of Sandy Flood Victims For Damage To Their...
16 November 2014
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What The Hail Is Going On With Texas Insurance Claims?

What The Hail Is Going On With Texas Insurance Claims?

Texas Law360 November 14, 2014 The onslaught of new hail damage lawsuits does not appear to be ending anytime soon. The docket of every county in which a significant hail event has occurred in recent years sees numerous new hail damage...
15 November 2014
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From the Archive: Adjuster Murdered in Tampa Bay!

This post comes from the forum that we had during the years 2004 -2006.  We lost the forum but not the data.  The  discussion below is related to the killing of an adjuster doing her job 10 years ago on this date,  

13 November 2014
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Flooding in Canada

"Heavy rainfall over the weekend in southeast Saskatchewan has some communities struggling to keep up with the influx of water. It's led to dangerous travel conditions after some highways were submerged or washed out, and several states...
30 June 2014
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Minn. Homeowners Combat Insurance Companies over Storm Damage Claims

The repair vs replacement debate continues. "Wirth said a contractor quoted him $32,000 to repair the entire roof. But his insurance company, American Family Insurance, offered $8,000, telling him it would only repair the shingles that were...
19 June 2014
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4-28 Storms

4-28 Storms

29 April 2014
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Hail Season Anyone?

Hail Season Anyone?

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, OK is forecasting the development of tornadoes, large hail and damaging winds from the Ozarks region to parts of the Mid-South and lower Ohio Valley this afternoon and tonight. ....

3 April 2014
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2014 NFIP Adjuster Certification Presentations

2014 NFIP Adjuster Certification Presentations

Registration for the 2014 NFIP Adjuster Certification Presentation is now open.  Adjusters seeking to renew certification must attend an NFIP Adjuster Certification Presentation. Adjusters seeking to become certified must attend an NFIP...
18 December 2013
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Home damage from ice storm to top $30 million in Dallas area

long with the downed tree limbs, power outages, iced-over roadways and crumpled cars, last week’s sleet-and-ice storm left behind significant costs for government agencies and residential insurance companies. Mark Hanna, spokesman for the...
17 December 2013
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CatManDo Announces New Website

CatManDo Announces New Website

Tampa, FL 10-07-2013 – CatManDo, Inc. a full service independent property insurance claims adjusting and TPA firm, announced the redesign of its website, www.catmandoinc.com. The site utilizes a responsive web design which means it will...
10 October 2013
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Canada floods: More Alberta cities placed on alert

More communities in the Canadian province of Alberta have been placed on flood alert as high water levels move downstream from the city of Calgary.
24 June 2013
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Oklahoma Insurance Claims from El Reno, Moore Tornadoes Top 60,000

Oklahoma Insurance Claims from El Reno, Moore Tornadoes Top 60,000

OKLAHOMA CITY – Insurance claims filed in response to several May tornadoes jumped to 60,308 Tuesday, with insurance payments reaching $470,323,299.   “These numbers are already staggering, and this is just the...
12 June 2013
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Storms Hit the St. Louis area

Storms Hit the St. Louis area

1 June 2013
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FEMA Situation Updates - Tornado Recovery- Oklahoma

Situation 5/28 Update May 20: EF-5 tornado struck city of Moore (pop. 56k; Cleveland Co.) POTUS site visit occurred May 26, 2013 Preliminary damage assessment based on aerial data: Destroyed: 1,248 Major...
26 May 2013
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Storms Cause Massive Flooding, Evacuation in San Antonio Area

Storms rolled through San Antonio Saturday and dumped nearly 10 inches of rain, sparking house fires, flooding roads throughout the city, and stranding people in their vehicles and at parks. San Antonio firefighters responded to nearly 250...
26 May 2013
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Major damage' as huge tornado rips through neighborhoods south of Oklahoma City

Major damage' as huge tornado rips through neighborhoods south of Oklahoma City

A monster tornado packing winds as strong as 200 mph roared through the Oklahoma City suburbs Monday, pulverizing block after block of homes, wrecking an elementary school and leaving fires burning out of control. Crews were frantically...
20 May 2013
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CatAdjuster.org Site Update

As you may have noticed we recently updated the layout of the site.  The main reason for this update was to make the site more compatible with mobile devices such as smart phones. While we still have some work to do we hope that these...
20 May 2013
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Texas Tornadoes: Twisters Damage Homes Near Dallas-Fort Worth

Texas Tornadoes: Twisters Damage Homes Near Dallas-Fort Worth

Multiple tornadoes swept through north Texas on Wednesday, damaging dozens of homes and claiming several lives, NBC Dallas Fort-Worth reported. At least six people were killed after a twister touched down southeast of Granbury, Texas, a suburb...
16 May 2013
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State Farm® Names Top Ten States With Most Hail Losses

From the State Farm Press Release: Weather Conditions Put Kentucky in the Top Ten Murfreesboro, TN (April 22, 2013) Wind and hail storms remain some of the most frequent and severe causes of property damage. This year the Insurance...
25 April 2013
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