Alfa Insurance® is prepared to handle policyholder claims after tornadoes, high winds and thunderstorms rolled across Alabama Monday night into Tuesday morning.
Alfa has more than 100 claims adjusters ready to serve every county in the state. To file a claim for home or property damage contact local Alfa service centers or call 1-800-964-2532. Claims may also be filed online at AlfaInsurance.com or through the Alfa2Go app for iPhone and Android smartphones.
Policyholders are encouraged to make temporary repairs to property to prevent additional damage. Retain receipts from purchases related to the temporary repairs to include with any claims.
Victims of disaster are prime targets for criminals, as insurance scams account for $30 billion in losses annually in the U.S. Policyholders should be wary of unsolicited or unexpected offers to perform repairs or conduct inspections. Contact the Alabama Attorney General’s Office of Consumer Protection at 1-800-392-5658 with any reports of suspected fraud, looting or price-gauging. For tips on avoiding frauds and scams, visit the Alabama Attorney General website at ago.state.al.us.
The possibility of severe weather continues today as a second round of storms is expected to move through Alabama this afternoon. The greatest threats are tornadoes, strong thunderstorms, hail and flash flooding.
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