Lock Insurance – Lakeland, Florida

Where to Start with your Home Insurance Claim


Home Insurance claim


Whether it is a burglar, a fire, or a hurricane, it is always devastating. Check your policy or call your agent to see what is covered. If the incident has already happened, that is not the time when you want to find out what is not covered.


As soon as the claim occurs or as soon as you realize there is a claim, there are a few steps you need to take.


  • burnthouseTake pictures of all damages – the more you have, the better.
  • You are responsible for stopping any further damage that could have been prevented within reason.
  • Any money you spend, keep your receipts for the adjuster.
  • Have an independent agent to direct you to the right people for help.


Call one of our experienced staff today! We would happily discuss your policy even if you are with someone else.


Issues with a current claim? Here is a helpful sight: reclaims.


Don Westerfeld 9/13/2010 7:15:00 PM

About the Author Don

Don Westerfeld has been active in the field of Insurance and Financial Planning since 1997. Don grew up in Indiana later moving to Lakeland Florida where he continues to reside with his wife and children. When he’s not in the office you can find him enjoying the great outdoors. He has served on several charitable business and non-profit organizations and continues to provide guidance, advice and support to local charities.