A GUIDE TO HOW INSURANCE CLAIMS WORK
If a disaster struck in your home or business, would you know how to make an insurance claim?
Have you read your policy?
Do you understand your policy?
For most people, the answer to these questions is: “No!”
That’s why we’re providing this guide of “The 10 most important things you need to know about how insurance claims work.”
Step 1: Take Photos and Document Everything
- Before ANY action is taken, be sure to properly document all damage relating to the claim with photos and video if possible.
- If you don’t have proof… Continue reading
What is a Tectite Fitting, and where would I find them?
Tectite plumbing fittings are very common in the modern housing stock, used both for housing schemes and one-off dwellings. They have grown in popularity, mainly because they are installed in a fraction of the time that it takes to install a traditional plumbing joint and as a result, it dramatically cut down the costs and duration of the plumbing fit-out.
According to Excel Industries “Tectite® fittings simply push together in seconds to create a perfect joint. The heat free principal of the jointing process is one of… Continue reading
When it comes to your insurance claim, obviously you want it assessed, processed and paid out as quickly as possible, so that you can get back to normality. Unfortunately, sometimes if you rush it, you can easily miss crucial elements which may affect the final settlement, or slow down the entire insurance claim process.
Here are some tips of what NOT TO DO, if you don’t want to delay the insurance claim process, or jeopardise your settlement
- Don’t start cleaning up the damage before your insurance company has had a chance to view the loss. Of course, it’s a natural… Continue reading
Business Interruption 101
Business Interruption claims and their formulation are one of the most subjective elements that a business owner will have to deal with following a loss.
It is reassuring when you have Business Interruption Insurance, but you may have unanswered questions if a disaster were to occur:
- What are the steps I need to follow to file a claim?
- Will the claim be approved?
- How soon will I get the money?
Here are a few tips to help you successfully file a Business Interruption claim that gets approved quickly and will hopefully get the highest settlement possible.
In keeping with my promise to support a local charity each year, I am delighted to be able to make a small donation to such a great cause, Fionn’s Parade of Lights.
“Fionn’s Parade of Lights” supports three local charities that look after children during their time of illness, including Aoife’s Clown Doctors, Blood Bikes Dublin and Laura Lynn. All in all, I couldn’t think of a more worthy cause.
The Parade of Lights event took place on the 29th December 2019, and it included 100’s of tractors new and old, motorcycles, trucks and vintage cars adorned with festive lights… Continue reading