The Institutes

Determining Hail Damage On A Metal Roof, From Consultants To Courts

 Friday, July 22, 2016

 Claims Management

Imagine this scenario: You are a claims professional who arrives at a building to evaluate whether or not there is hail damage to a metal roof. After gaining access to the roof, you observe a few shallow dimples in some of the roofing panels when the lighting is just right. No leaks have been reported, and the roof is otherwise unaffected. You recall something once mentioned in a continuing education class about roof damage equating to a loss of service life or water shedding capability. Is this the standard to follow? What does the policy in force say? In other words, how do you determine the existence of damage to a metal roof?

Insurance Claims from Hail-Storm Damage Increase 84 Percent

 Thursday, July 18, 2013

 KMBZ Kansas City

Tricky Rescue Frees Roofer Who Nailed Hand To Roof

 Monday, March 5, 2012

 CBS Miami

Indiana Prosecutors Say Company Damaged Roof in Hail Scam

 Wednesday, June 8, 2011

 Insurance Journal

El Paso storm-related insurance claims way up for 2009

 Thursday, April 29, 2010

 El Paso Times