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Insurance Umpire Services to Resolve Claim Disputes

Insurance appraisal is a binding alternative dispute resolution process that typically involves two independent appraisers who evaluate the claim, compare notes, and come to an agreement. When a disagreement arises between the property owner’s appraiser and the insurance company’s appraiser, an impartial umpire is suggested and agreed upon by both appraisers.

Insurance Appraisal Umpire

Umpires Should Be:

Competent in loss adjusting and construction

Responsible for assessing the amount of a property loss or value of a property

Tasked with making a binding decision if and when two appraisers are unable to agree.

Best utilized when appointed at the beginning of the appraisal process.

Experienced with the type of loss they are being hired for

Able to write a detailed estimate of damages should they need to

Appointed Umpires Services for The Appraisal Process

Bryan E. ThomasBryan E. Thomas, the owner and President of National Adjusters, Inc. is a Windstorm Certified Umpire and is considered impartial when it comes to being Umpire, not all Umpires unfortunately cannot say that.

A Statement from Bryan E. Thomas: "It is good to invoke the appraisal claus early if there is a dispute. You should make sure an impartial Umpire is chosen early in the process"

In addition to offering public adjusting and appraisal services, Bryan E. Thomas offers umpiring services. Florida Insurance Appraisers and other types of property loss experts often work as appointed umpires to assist appraisers settle claim disputes.

With our extensive insurance, construction, and loss adjusting experience, we are often called by appraisers and property owners to act as impartial umpires during the insurance appraisal process. We employ teams experienced Insurance Appraisers and loss consultants who can be appointed as an impartial umpire during the appraisal process. We are committed to learning about your claim and the possibility of being appointed as an impartial umpire for your claim.