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Assurant Committed to Harvey Relief Efforts


The devastating aftermath of Hurricane Harvey has Assurant, a risk management solutions company, responding to the extensive homeowner and flood insurance claims from Texas and Louisiana.

According to Assurant, the company’s First Response Team is prioritizing claims and inquiries from areas impacted by Harvey, with an emphasis on property and flood insurance policies.

“Since Harvey made landfall, our employees have been working to support customers with property damaged by this unprecedented hurricane, always focusing on how we can best help them navigate the many hardships storms like this can bring,” said Michael Campbell, President, Global Home, Assurant.

The company noted it wants its customers to know that it is committed to assisting clients through the recovery and rebuilding process, as inside adjusters have been working with policyholders since Harvey’s first impacts. Also, mobile claims teams are in the field and will be participating in state-run insurance claim locations.

In addition, the Assurant Foundation, the charitable arm of Assurant, Inc. announced a $100,000 contribution to the American Red Cross for its Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.

“All of us at Assurant appreciate the extensive work the American Red Cross does to help those impacted by natural disasters like Hurricane Harvey, and we remain committed to supporting their mission,” Campbell said.

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Nicole Casperson is the Associate Editor of DS News and MReport. She graduated from Texas Tech University where she received her M.A. in Mass Communications and her B.A. in Journalism. Casperson previously worked as a graduate teaching instructor at Texas Tech's College of Media and Communications. Her thesis will be published by the International Communication Association this fall. To contact Casperson, e-mail: [email protected].

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