NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allstate Insurance Company is on the ground in Oklahoma assisting customers and residents following the recent rash of tornadoes across the state. Two mobile claim centers are currently set up in Moore and Shawnee. Adjusters are helping those insured with one of the Allstate companies start the claims process.
These mobile claims centers are specially equipped motor coaches designed to go into impacted areas quickly after storms happen. The units are equipped with satellite phones, wireless data access, generators and even bottled water and teddy bears for kids.
By visiting an Allstate Mobile Claims Center, Allstate customers will be able to start the claims process and ask questions about their claim. For an updated list of Mobile Claims Center locations, visit www.allstate.com/catastrophe/Mobile-Response-Units.aspx.
Allstate policyholders whose homes or automobiles have been damaged or destroyed by the recent tornadoes can contact Allstate by visiting their local agent, calling 1-800-54-STORM (1-800-547-8676), visiting a Mobile Claims Center, or logging onto Allstate.com.
To help the community recover, Allstate and The Allstate Foundation, together with agency owners and employees, will donate up to $75,000 for relief efforts. The American Red Cross, one of our long-standing partners in disaster recovery, will receive a grant of up to $50,000 to help meet the immediate needs of those affected by the storm. An additional $25,000 grant will support a local nonprofit helping the people of Moore rebuild their lives.
The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) is the nation's largest publicly held personal lines insurer, serving approximately 16 million households through its Allstate, Encompass, Esurance and Answer Financial brand names and Allstate Financial business segment. Allstate branded insurance products (auto, home, life and retirement) and services are offered through Allstate agencies, independent agencies, and Allstate exclusive financial representatives, as well as via www.allstate.com, www.allstate.com/financial and 1-800 Allstate®, and are widely known through the slogan "You're In Good Hands With Allstate®." As part of Allstate's commitment to strengthen local communities, The Allstate Foundation, Allstate employees, agency owners and the corporation provided $29 million in 2012 to thousands of nonprofit organizations and important causes across the United States.
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