Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Home * News
«April 2014»

NFIP Flood Certification Training With Colonial Claims/Walker Group

Get your Flood Certification for the 2014 Flood Season!  Colonial Claims and Walker Group are offering a free NFIP training class on April 14th. This is a great opportunity to update your certification with this one-day Adjuster Training course to be prepared for the flood season to come.  Check out the calendar for the added opportunity to get your 2014 California Earthquake Certification the next day on April 15th.  

NFIP Flood Training and Certification on April 14th  is a free training event.

Event date: 4/14/2014

Event Location: Fairfield Arts and Convention Center

  • Monday, April 14th, 2014  8:00:00 AM CDT - 5:00:00 PM CDT

  • Fairfield Arts and Convention Center: Stephen Sondheim Center for the Arts

  • Fairfield, IA

  • Click here to register.

The NFIP no longer charges a registration fee for the Adjuster Certification Presentation. It is free to attend.

Presentations are from 8:00am-5:00pm. Sign-in begins at 7:30am.

Dress is Business Casual.
Read more

California Earthquake Training April 15th

California Earthquake Training

April 15th in Fairfield, Iowa   

Walker Group is hosting a one day California Earthquake training class April 15th! 

This is a great opportunity to keep you knowledgeable
about earthquake procedures and prepare you for 2014-2017.

Certificate provided. $75 class fee. 

To register for April 15th California Earthquake Training in Fairfield, IA, 52556

fill out the registration form here:

Tuesday, April 15, 2014  9:00 AM CDT - 5:00 PM CDT

Registration begins at 8:30 AM

Dress is business casual.

Fairfield Arts and Convention Center, Fairfield, IA 52556


Full Walker Group April Training Schedule viewable here:

You will receive all the information you need to attend after you register.

We look forward to seeing you!

If you have any questions, please contact or 641-469-5900

Read more

IMS 2014 CAT Conferences

IMS 2014 CAT Southeast Conference in Shreveport, LA - 4/24/2014
Read more
5/8/2014 - 5/9/2014

5th Annual WIND Regional Symposium

Don’t Miss the 5th Annual WIND Regional Symposium?

Thursday, May 8, 6 pm

Friday, May 9, 2014 • 8 am – 5 pm ?

Hilton Penn Station • Newark, New Jersey

The Fifth Annual Windstorm Insurance?Network Regional Symposium will provide an opportunity for professionals from many disciplines to discuss and educate themselves on a variety of subjects important to those engaged in windstorm insurance claims.

The WIND Regional Symposium is designed to provide both a keynote speaker and general session/panel discussion, in addition to educational breakout sessions for windstorm insurance professionals, including company claims managers and adjusters, independent and policyholder adjusters, attorneys, engineers, accountants, contractors, consultants, vendors, and other related professions in the windstorm claims insurance industry.

Industry-related hot topics will be offered to give you a chance to earn valuable adjuster and attorney continuing education credits for multiple states, including sought after ethics credits.Breakout sessions will include important windstorm insurance claims hot topic issues, such as a panel discussion on High Value Complex Claims, Late Notice and Supplemental claims, Appraisal Nuts & Bolts, Adjuster Ethics and Professionalism and Anti-Concurrent Cause: Wind vs. Flood.

Space is very limited! Register today for this educational seminar that will explore the current issues affecting windstorm claims handling, in addition to earning CE credits and the opportunity to network with industry professionals....

Read more

Stormin News, Events and Bulletins

22 Apr 2014

FEMA aid approved for winter storm damage

Help is on the way for parts of Michiana that are struggling with the costs of damages from a long, hard winter. FEMA approved Indiana Governor Mike Pence's request for federal aid for 19 counties. Locally, Kosciusko and Noble counties qualify for grants.
Author: CADO Support
Article rating: No rating

22 Apr 2014

Cities Deal With Ice Storm Debt After FEMA Denies Claims

After being hit with what seemed like never-ending ice and sleet, city leaders say they’ve been hit with big bills to pay for all the ice storm’s damage, since the federal funding they wanted so badly isn’t coming through. The ice beat up cars ...
Author: CADO Support
Article rating: No rating

22 Apr 2014

Violent storm causes damage in Jakarta

A brief, sudden downpour coupled with strong winds damaged property in several parts of the capital Tuesday afternoon, causing the collapse of a giant billboard in front of the Wisma BCA building in Slipi, West Jakarta, and of a ceiling inside the West ...
Author: CADO Support
Article rating: No rating

22 Apr 2014

New Storm Damage Resource for Homeowners

There is a new website centered on the topic of helping homeowners learn more about how to have their storm-damaged home repaired quickly and under budget. A new website designed to assist home owners by helping them learn more about repairing damage to ...
Author: CADO Support
Article rating: No rating

22 Apr 2014

Storm damage makes more business of tree removal, roof repair

April 22--Kelly Frady, owner of Frady's Tree Care Specialist said in the weeks following the ice storm, he and his crew have been working nonstop. "It defiantly put a huge increase in our workflow," Frady said. "It's not as bad as the ice storm in 2002 ...
Author: CADO Support
Article rating: No rating

22 Apr 2014

Milton Hydro proposes changes to tree trimming in light of storm damage

Representatives from the utility presented a draft of the proposal to around 50 people at an emergency preparedness meeting in Campbellville last week. The changes would involve modifying clearance standards near hydro lines, meaning that some trees could ...
Author: CADO Support
Article rating: No rating

22 Apr 2014

£1.5M storm damage repair discussed

Proposals to repair part of the Lowestoft seafront in Suffolk are being discussed at a meeting today. Waveney District Council's cabinet is looking at plans to spend around £1.5 million repairing coastal erosion and damage from last years tidal surge.
Author: CADO Support
Article rating: No rating

21 Apr 2014

Nearly three years have passed since damaging Abilene hail storm

there's a lot of things you can get with your insurance agent and find out before the storm comes," Martin said. When it comes to your automobile policy, carrying liability coverage alone may force you to pay the entire hail damage bill on your own.
Author: CADO Support
Article rating: No rating
12345678910 Last