SOURCE: Farmers Insurance

April 29, 2012 19:19 ET

Farmers Insurance Claims Teams Helping Tornado Victims in St. Louis Area

ST. LOUIS, MO--(Marketwire - Apr 29, 2012) - Farmers Insurance claims personnel, agents, District Managers and employees throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth area are providing immediate help to victims of the severe storms that struck the St. Louis area and caused damage to homes, vehicles, trees and power lines.

Farmers Missouri State Executive Director Paul Crosetti stated that Farmers' claims and catastrophe teams have been deployed and are in full operation seeking and helping customers throughout the hard hit areas. "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 storms," Crosetti said.

Crosetti advises that all customers of Farmers Insurance, Foremost, or 21st Century Insurance 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.

Spanish-language claims assistance is available to Farmers customers by calling: 877-RECLAMO (877-732-5266).

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 www.farmers.com or at www.Facebook.com/FarmersInsurance.

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