An unprecedented heavy snowfall between late February and early March 2018 and subsequent storm Emma led to a large number of buildings being damaged by strong winds and heavy snow load.
One such building was our client’s large industrial warehouse. The building suffered catastrophic collapse following the heavy snow; the collapse left the building in a very dangerous condition with a high risk of injury to the general public. This case study shows the complexity of business claims and how important it is to get the help of an experienced loss assessor. Continue reading
Fire always happens unexpectedly and it usually has a devastating effect on people’s lives. It is therefore very important to know who to call if disaster strikes.
This was precisely the case in this North Dublin award-winning gastropub. The Harbour Bar in Rush is a very popular and well-known pub by the sea that also serves fantastic food. It’s busy lounge, bar and restaurant is a family run business that provides employment to 20 staff.
The fire broke at 4:30 am on a Tuesday morning and quickly spread through the lounge and bar area causing extensive damage to this family-owned… Continue reading
We received a call from a homeowner who was worried about dampness in carpets and dampness rising up walls. The homeowner had noticed that the carpets were damp to the touch, had a damp musty odour, the doors were sticking, skirting boards were peeling off and the wall plaster was discoloured. The homeowner called his insurance company, explained the symptoms and was told that the policy would not cover the damage as it sounded like rising damp, wear and tear and deterioration. Naturally, the homeowner was very worried and wanted to get an independent inspection.
Fire and smoke damage claim in the Howth Sutton area.
We received a call from a home owner who had suffered extensive fire damage to his property.
A fault on the electrical circuit at a socket was the cause of the fire, Continue reading
This fire was caused by an electrical fault in the extractor hood in the kitchen and did extensive damage before it could be put out.
The client’s story, posted on the Google review site, in his own words is included below,
Our House in Wicklow was effectively totally destroyed by Fire in November 2016.
We found Trevor’s Company, Insurance Claim Solutions, through a Google search and on making a simple call he responded within hours and arranged a visit to the premises to meet with us the next day to discuss matters and to get an overview of… Continue reading