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Articles by Hail.org

August 21, 2014
Hail Reports – Iowa, Washington, Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Utah, South Carolina, South Dakota, North Dakota, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, California
.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 – Missouri, Washington, Iowa Reporting 7 storms in 3 states. These storms occurred on Tuesday August 19th 2014 Storm #1 Location: MADISON, MO Hail size: 1.75″ County population: 12109 County income: $29131 Find: Dealerships, Body Shops and Hotels near FREDERICKTOWN, MADISON, MO Storm #2 Location: BOLLINGER, MO Hail size: 2.75″ County population: 12323 County income: [...]
August 19, 2014
Hail Reports – Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Carolina
.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 – Wisconsin, Iowa, Nebraska, Minnesota, North Carolina Reporting 24 storms in 5 states. Storm #1 Location: EAU CLAIRE, WI Hail size: 1″ County population: 94741 County income: $41509 Find: Dealerships, Body Shops and Hotels near 3 W EAU CLAIRE, EAU CLAIRE, WI Storm #2 Location: HOWARD, IA Hail size: 1″ County population: 9677 County [...]
August 15, 2014
Hail Reports – Idaho, South Dakota
.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 – South Dakota, Idaho Reporting 3 storms in 2 states. Storm #1 Location: HAND, SD Hail size: 1.25″ County population: 3323 County income: $36393 Find: Dealerships, Body Shops and Hotels near 2 SSW BURDETTE, HAND, SD Storm #2 Location: CLEARWATER, ID Hail size: 1.25″ County population: 8324 County income: $34789 Find: Dealerships, Body Shops and [...]
August 14, 2014
Hail Reports – Oregon, Nevada
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August 13, 2014
Hail Reports – Idaho, Nevada, Utah, Ohio
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Articles by Property & Casualty 360

August 21, 2014
5 reasons the other driver's insurer won't pay
You're driving below the speed limit and obeying the traffic signals when another driver plows into your car. What next?
August 21, 2014
Ask the FC&S experts: The water edition
Is an increased water bill due to a break in a pipe a covered loss? Is water that does not drain properly and causes damage excluded as "surface water?" This and more in the latest Q&A.
August 20, 2014
Louisiana AG files suit against State Farm over auto-repair practices
Louisiana has filed suit against State Farm Insurance, claiming the insurer’s Select Service and Parts Trader services illegally manipulated markets by controlling rates and strong-arming repair shops to use unsafe used or recycled auto parts.
August 20, 2014
Safe at home plate: Rebuilding a fire-damaged baseball stadium
Past experience allows fire-ravaged stadium to recover in time for Opening Day.
August 20, 2014
5 tips for students taking a car to college
Tips to minimize the risk (and cost) of having a car at college.

Articles by Weather.Com

Climate Lottery- Summer 2014 Contest
*A special note: I am offering a $100 cash prize for the summer 2014 contest that will be open from the time of this blog posting and clo...
Climate Lottery- Summer 2014 Contest
*A special note: I am offering a $100 cash prize for the summer 2014 contest that will be open from the time of this blog posting and clo...
Climate Lottery- Spring 2014 Contest
*A special note: Dr. Masters has kindly offered a free 10-year membership to wunderground (worth $100) for the winner of the spring 2014 ...
Climate Lottery- Mega Ball Ranking of 2013
*A special note: Dr. Masters has kindly offered a free 5-year membership to wunderground (worth $100) for the winner of the spring 2014 C...
Climate Lottery- Mega Ball Ranking of 2013
*A special note: Dr. Masters has kindly offered a free 5-year membership to wunderground (worth $100) for the winner of the spring 2014 C...

Articles by Independent-Adjuster.com

July 11, 2014
The Basics of Tree Liability – Part 1
Phillip Crimaldi is the Director of Operations for Peak Claims – An independent insurance claim services company based in Denver, Colorado.  Mr. Crimaldi has several years of unique experience with claims and litigation involving tree and premises liability. I’ve been…
June 30, 2014
The Co-Op Solution: Taking the “Cat” out of Catastrophe Claims Adjusting
This is a guest post by Phillip A. Crimaldi, Director of Operations for Peak Claims, Inc., in Denver, Colorado. – See more at: http://independent-adjuster.com/flooding-the-market-cat-adjusters-training/1243/#sthash.gAVBFTN0.dpuf This is a guest post by Phillip A. Crimaldi, Director of Operations at Peak Claims in Colorado.  Please…
March 26, 2014
Utah Sponsors Radical Bill to Modify Third Party Motor Vehicle Liability
Phillip A. Crimaldi, Director of Operations at Peak Claims contributed to this article. Utah Sen. Gene Davis (bill sponsor) and Rep. Brian King (floor sponsor) intend to radically change third party motor vehicle liability in their state that will have…
March 4, 2014
A Lesson in Adjusting Insurance Claims – Courtesy of Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway
This is a guest post by Phillip A. Crimaldi of Peak Claims in Denver, Colorado. There are, undoubtedly and for whatever silly reason, some of you who don’t like Warren Buffett, a/k/a “The Oracle of Omaha”.  There are some of…
March 4, 2014
The Insurance Claim Nightmare – 104 Car Pileup in Denver – Where do you start?
Denver's 104 car pile up on I-25 raises questions and concerns about Fault Liability and Sovereign Immunity. With a lack of major precipitation, we wonder if this is an appropriate time to test whether the department of transportation could be held liable failure to reasonably clear and maintain the roadway.