SOURCE: Farmers Insurance

June 27, 2012 09:53 ET

Farmers Insurance Claims Teams Helping Fire Victims in Colorado

Mobile Claims Center Bus and Customer Care Vehicles Deployed to Evacuation Centers in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO--(Marketwire - Jun 27, 2012) - A Farmers Mobile Claims Center Bus will be ready to help Farmers customers and victims of the fires in Colorado Springs tomorrow morning. 

The bus will be at the evacuation center at Cheyenne Mountain High School, 1200 Cresta Road, Colorado Springs 80906 beginning at 9:00 a.m.

"We invite all of our customers to come to the bus and receive immediate claims help, water, and supplies," said James Pursell, Farmers Colorado State Executive Director.

"Meanwhile, Insurance claims personnel, more than 100 agents, District Managers and employees throughout the Colorado Springs areas have contacted, and are helping victims of the fires," Pursell added. "We also have two Customer Care Vehicles located at other evacuation centers to help our customers with claims. We want all of our customers to know that our goal is to give immediate assistance to all customers who have suffered damage from these horrific fires," Pursell said.

Pursell advises that all customers who have suffered damage from the storms should call their agent or the 24-hour Farmers HelpPoint hotline number at:

1-800-HelpPoint (1-800-435-7764) for immediate assistance.

Foremost Insurance customers should file their claim by calling: 800-527-3907.

Farmers customers can also go to or download the free iClaim app to file a claim.

Farmers Insurance Group of Companies is a leading U.S. insurer of automobiles, homes and small businesses and also provides a wide range of other insurance and financial services products. Farmers Insurance is proud to serve more than 10 million households with more than 20 million individual policies across all 50 states through the efforts of over 50,000 exclusive and independent agents and nearly 24,000 employees.

Farmers is a trade name and may refer to Farmers Group, Inc. or the Farmers Exchanges, as the case may be.  Farmers Group, Inc., a management and holding company, along with its subsidiaries, is wholly owned by the Zurich Insurance Group. The Farmers Exchanges are three reciprocal insurers (Farmers Insurance Exchange, Fire Insurance Exchange and Truck Insurance Exchange), including their subsidiaries and affiliates, owned by their policyholders, and managed by Farmers Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries. For more information about Farmers, visit its Web site at or at

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