If you are an outside property claims adjuster, what does your job entail and do you enjoy it?
I have an idea as to what you do because I work as a workers' comp claims handler and thus, am familiar with handling one type of claims, but I want to know exactly what a day is like in the life of a property claims handler. Do you just visit the property, use an estimating software, and then start negotiating? How much time is spent at a desk entering information? Is it ever necessary to litigate the claim? How many claims do you generally handle at once?
Asked By: blue skies - 10/30/2010
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I'm a staff adjuster (not independent). I handle property and auto claims... More
Answered By: MSAD - 10/30/2010
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A good portion of the time, you're going to spend marketing yourself, trying to get insurance companies to assign the claim to YOU. It's HARD. Property adjusters will visit the property, review the policy forms, and estimate damages, and then apply coverages. It's rather a bit different from workers comp, because... More
Answered By: mbrcatz - 10/30/2010
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