The Institutes

NICB Processing Flood-Damaged Vehicles In South Carolina

 Wednesday, October 14, 2015


As South Carolina struggles to recover from record-breaking rainfall and flooding, the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) is working with law enforcement agencies, insurance and car rental companies to identify and catalog water-damaged vehicles and keep them from being resold to unsuspecting consumers. Authorities estimate that thousands of vehicles may have been flooded. “Unfortunately, natural disasters bring out dishonest salvage dealers who don’t tell you that the vehicles they’re selling are heavily water-damaged,” said NICB President and CEO Joe Wehrle.

NICB Summit Focuses On Fraud In South Carolina

 Friday, February 5, 2016


Three Vehicles Damaged in North Carolina Fire

 Thursday, September 25, 2014

 The Daily News

Tornado hits south-central South Dakota town

 Thursday, June 19, 2014


Lightning strike causes massive South Carolina house fire

 Wednesday, July 10, 2013

 FOX Carolina

South Carolina Man Admits to Sawing Off Man’s Hand for Insurance Money

 Thursday, August 23, 2012

 Insurance Journal

Number of Vehicles Failing Inspection in North Carolina Triples

 Wednesday, March 14, 2012

 Insurance Journal

South Carolina’s Small Glass Shops Seek to Crack Giant Safelite’s Clout

 Thursday, February 23, 2012

 Insurance Journal

Five important tips for making flood damage insurance claims

 Friday, January 14, 2011

 South-East Advertiser