Articles by Mason Claims

How to Become an Independent Adjuster

Would you like to know how to become an Independent Adjuster and what it takes to be deployed?

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How Do I Become A Better Adjuster?

This is the question that is most often asked of me in one form or another.

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We Have a Winner!

An observant adjuster finds sustenance at Masonclaims.com

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Articles by Hail.org

January 22, 2016
Hail Reports – Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi
.tco-text {font-size:18px; color: #FFF;padding-left:15px;}.tco-container{height:95px; width:450px;background-color:#3586FF;} Follow us on TwitterFollow @PDRintel !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs'); Hail Storms – Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas Reporting 20 storms in 3 states. These hail storms occurred on Thursday January 21st 2016 Storm #1 Location: RED RIVER, LA Hail size: 1″ County population: 9438 County income: $25366 Find: Dealerships, Body Shops and Hotels near HALL SUMMIT, RED RIVER, LA Storm #2 Location: CATAHOULA, LA Hail size: [...]
December 29, 2015
Hail Damage in Texas, Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma
.tco-text {font-size:18px; color: #FFF;padding-left:15px;}.tco-container{height:95px; width:450px;background-color:#3586FF;} Follow us on TwitterFollow @PDRintel !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs'); Hail Storms – Texas, Arkansas Reporting 2 storms in 2 states. These storms occurred on Sunday December 27th Storm #1 Location: TARRANT, TX Hail size: 1.75″ County population: 1671295 County income: $48805 Find: Dealerships, Body Shops and Hotels near NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, TARRANT, TX Storm #2 Location: NEVADA, AR Hail size: 1.75″ County population: 9471 County income: [...]
December 14, 2015
Hail Reports – Texas
Hail Storm – Texas Reporting 2 storms in 1 states. Storm #1 Location: GRAY, TX Hail size: 1″ County population: 21919 County income: $34740 Find: Dealerships, Body Shops and Hotels near 6 SSE LEFORS, GRAY, TX Storm #2 Location: LIPSCOMB, TX Hail size: 1.25″ County population: 3114 County income: $36222 Find: Dealerships, Body Shops and Hotels near 2 S FOLLETT, LIPSCOMB, TX google_ad_client = "ca-pub-4193163233587014"; [...]
December 11, 2015
Hail Reports – Oregon, California
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November 19, 2015
Hail Reports – Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas
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Articles by Property & Casualty 360

February 5, 2016
Continental recalls five million cars on air-bag control units
Continental Automotive Systems Inc. said five million vehicles need to be recalled to fix their air-bag control units, adding to the challenges for an auto industry already struggling to replace millions of faulty air bags made by Takata Corp.
February 5, 2016
People on the move in the P&C insurance industry: Feb. 5, 2016
News from CAPA, USI Insurance, USA Risk and more.
February 4, 2016
Honda adds 2.2 million vehicles to its Takata air-bag recalls
The affected models have a dual-stage, driver-side frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion over time, which may cause an inflator to rupture in a crash.
February 4, 2016
Power companies: Post-Sandy reinforcement kept lights on during blizzard
Upgrades include hardened infrastructure, tree trimming, wire replacement and installation of “smart switches.”
February 4, 2016
The verdict's in: Chipotle's leaky roof leads to injury
Allison Judkins alleged that she fell while ordering a meal at the Chipotle Mexican Grill in West Palm Beach, Fla. She sued for negligence, claiming that a roof leak led to water pooling on the floor near the ordering station.

Articles by Weather.Com

Climate Lottery- Fall 2014 Contest
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Climate Lottery- Summer 2014 Contest
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Climate Lottery- Spring 2014 Contest
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Climate Lottery- Mega Ball Ranking of 2013
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Articles by Independent-Adjuster.com

March 10, 2015
Directory Listing Service – Beginning April 26th, 2015
Independent-Adjuster.com is pleased to announce the production and release of a full service on-line directory listing, which will become active on April 26th, 2015. Details of the directory listing will be published on April 23rd, 2015, on this site.  We highly…
March 9, 2015
Lakeville Explosion: Insurance Coverage
This article discussed insurance coverage for explosions as related to the Motley Crews Heavy Metal Grill truck explosion in Lakeville, Minn. Hundreds of media outlets have reported a massive explosion that occurred in Lakeville, Minn., late Friday evening.  It was…
December 13, 2014
The Basics of Tree Liability – Part II
Summer Limb Drop is a hidden condition which is often over-looked by insurance claim professionals. Consider reviewing whether your claim might involve sudden damage circumstances such as this unique phenomenon.
December 1, 2014
Site Changes – December 2014
This post includes some minor site changes which have occurred (or will occur) in December, 2014: The link to “Social Media” which was on the primary menu bar (beneath the header) has been depreciated and upgraded.  The links to our…
July 11, 2014
The Basics of Tree Liability – Part 1
Special thanks to Phillip Crimaldi at Peak Claims for his knowledge and contribution to this article. We’ve been wanting to write a post about premises liability related to trees for quite some time, and were re-inspired from a recent inquiry…