Toronto – Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. is responding to claims following Saturday’s severe windstorms in Labrador and parts of Newfoundland, resulting in damaged property and rampant power outages.
With blizzard warnings still in effect for parts of eastern Labrador and the west shore of Newfoundland, Crawford’s adjusters across Newfoundland and the Company’s national Catastrophe Response Team are prepared to address a rise in claims and have arranged emergency protocols.
According to Environment Canada, this is the most powerful storm the province has been in over a decade. With winds raging up to 160 km/h, the blizzard has resulted in damaged roofs, overturned vehicles, as well as thousands with power.
“Crawford’s adjusters are equipped to offer their immediate assistance to impacted areas,” said Shelley Landry, Director, Operations, Atlantic Region. “Our contact centre is already responding to an influx of calls and will address claims promptly.”
Crawford will be issuing market updates as information becomes available. For further information and assistance, please contact:
Shelley Landry – 902-497-6870 or Shelley.Landry@crawco.ca
Mike Koch – 519-389-7314 or Mike.Koch@crawco.ca
Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Crawford & Company. Based in Atlanta, Ga., Crawford & Company is one of the world’s largest independent providers of claims management solutions to the risk management and insurance industry as well as selfinsured entities, with an expansive global network serving clients in more than 70 countries. The Crawford Solution® offers comprehensive, integrated claims services, business process outsourcing and consulting services for major product lines including property and casualty claims management, workers compensation claims and medical management, and legal settlement administration. The Company’s shares are traded on the NYSE under the symbols CRD-A and CRD-B.