TORONTO, July 9, 2013 /CNW/ - TD Insurance today offered important
information for policy holders making claims following yesterday's
storm in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).
TD Insurance is ramping up to help quickly respond to and assess claims
from policy holders. In addition to the teams already on the ground in
the GTA, 125 additional adjusters from across North America are being
brought in to help deal with the influx of calls.
"Policyholders can rest assured that we are using all available
resources to address their claims as quickly as possible," said Kenn
Lalonde, Executive Vice President, Insurance, TD Bank Group and
President & CEO, TD Insurance. "We are receiving a very high number of
calls, as one would expect, and we appreciate our customers' patience."
As GTA residents clean up after the storm, TD Insurance offers the
following tips to homeowners who have sustained water damage to their
basements or property:
Do not enter a flooded basement unless the main electrical supply has
been cut off. Make sure it can be done safely.
Protect your belongings, to the extent possible.
Do not handle items that are damaged by sewer backup without protective
gloves, masks, etc.
Remove undamaged items from the affected areas or lift them off the
Keep damaged articles or take photographs until your insurer advises
Store valuables and important documents in a safe, dry place.
For further information about submitting claims, please click here: http://www.tdinsurance.com/claims/scenarios/home/water-damage.jsp
SOURCE: TD Insurance
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