Steve Badger has been getting a lot of “word of mouth” discussion by roofers, public adjusters and policyholder attorneys. Next Wednesday afternoon at the TAPIA conference in Austin, I will be on a panel with Steve discussing many ethical issues involving claims adjustment. It has generated a lot of questions, comments and controversy.
My last blog provided a few tips for making the NET Work at TAPIA. I just did my self-assessment and believe I had a great conference. Here’s what I asked myself:
- Did I learn anything new?
- Did I hit my networking targets?
- Did I get his/her business card?
- Will they remember meeting me?
- Did I plan a follow up meeting?
- Did I make the NET-Work?
The measure of a first party property damage claim was presented by John Hubble and me last week at the Texas Association of Public Insurance Adjusters (TAPIA) Conference. Here is a link to the handout I made for Texas Measure of Damages for First-Party Property Losses.
If you are enduring a Winter Blast, Arctic Freeze or Winter Storm then head on down to Houston for a 2-day break from the bitter cold. It’s time to network, brainstorm, and connect at TAPIA’s 2014 Spring Conference, February 26-27, at the Hilton Houston North.
Texas is more than just a place to watch Fighting Texas Aggie Football. This fall you can participate in a fantastic learning and networking opportunity on Thursday and Friday, October 10-11 at the TAPIA Fall Conference convening at the historic Menger Hotel, and still enjoy watching Johnny Football on Saturday.
It’s time to register for the Texas Association of Public Insurance Adjusters Fall Conference. Come to San Antonio for two days of public adjuster specific continuing education courses. The Menger Hotel will host the conference October 10-11, 2013. Register for the conference and book the discounted rate at The Menger today.
Register now for the 2013 Spring TAPIA Conference. The Texas Association of Public Insurance Adjusters will meet in Dallas next week for this expanded two–day event. President Doug Morris of Continental Adjusters, together with the officers and board of directors will welcome adjusters on Wednesday afternoon at the Hilton Lincoln Center.
How many “occurrences” took place over the course of your insurance-related loss seems like an easy question. However, depending on the type of policy you have, the number of occurrences could impact your insurance claim recovery. The language in your policy will dictate whether it is in your best interest to claim one occurrence or multiple occurrences in certain situations.
Continue Reading Texas Law: How Many Occurrences?
Commercial policyholders are increasingly having difficulty obtaining full and prompt payments. As a group, they are starting to stand up to the insurance industry’s failures to provide prompt payment and good faith claims treatment following losses.