Tag Archives: Claims Magazine

Social Media and Public Adjusters

One thing is for certain in these changing times, social media is a force that cannot be ignored. In February 2010, Facebook reported that over 175 million users logged in on a daily basis. Social media is fast, user friendly and allows us to mix business and pleasure. A recent post on Sterling McKinley’s blog, … Continue Reading

Experienced Claims Adjusters May Make Better Insurance Claims Experts Than Attorneys

Practicing law and practicing adjustment are two different things. Some attorneys arrogantly think they know more about insurance because they understand insurance law. They often have no clue what they are talking about or understand what is going on in the insurance claims office. One significant part of understanding insurance and insurance claims handling for … Continue Reading

Claims Jobs are Disappearing and One Suggestion for Insurance Career Safety

The economic slowdown has many concerned about job security. This is also happening in the insurance claims business. Bob Hartwig, President of the Insurance Information Institute, gave a speech at the Property Insurance Loss Research Bureau Annual Claims Conference explaining that there has been a sharp decline in the amount of claims positions, as indicated in a … Continue Reading