SOURCE: Farmers Insurance

Farmers Insurance

August 06, 2012 00:06 ET

Farmers Insurance Claims Teams Helping Fire Victims in Oklahoma

Mobile Claims Catastrophe Bus (MCC) Deployed to Mannford, OK

MANNFORD, OK--(Marketwire - Aug 6, 2012) - A Farmers Mobile Claims Catastrophe Bus will be ready to help Farmers customers and victims of the fires in Mannford and surrounding areas tomorrow morning. 

The bus will be at Farmers agent Kent Russell's office from 8:00 a.m. till 7:00 p.m., starting tomorrow August 6. The address is:

200 West Trower Boulevard
Mannford, OK 74004

"We invite all of our customers to come to the bus and receive immediate claims help, water, and supplies," said John Lucido, Farmers Oklahoma State Executive Director. "The bus is 46' x 13' and has claims stations to help our customers with all of their needs. It also has state-of-the-art satellite communications equipment, satellite phones and laptops," he said.

"Meanwhile, Insurance claims personnel, agents, district managers and employees throughout the Oklahoma fire areas have contacted, and are helping victims of the fires," Lucido added. "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 fires that have burned more than 55,000 acres," Lucido said.

Lucido 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.

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