Farmers Insurance Responds to Series of Tornados That Have Struck Minnesota

Jun 18, 2010, 21:56 ET from Farmers Insurance Group of Companies

EDINA, Minn., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Farmers Insurance Group of Companies® is helping its customers file claims following the latest tornados that have struck the northwestern and southern portions of Minnesota.  

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"Farmers has claims adjusters and representatives ready to help customers following these devastating tornados," said Locke Pierce, Farmers State Executive Director for Minnesota.  

"Our team of claims professionals and agents are contacting customers who have been affected by the devastating tornados and helping them recover as quickly as possible," Pierce added.

Two Mobile Command Centers will be stationed and ready to provide direct, on-site assistance on Saturday, June 19 beginning at 8:00 a.m. at the following locations:

Walmart Supercenter #1971

3400 North West 55th Street

Rochester, MN


Walmart Supercenter #4246

100 Juniper Ave, NW

Wadena, MN



Farmers Insurance customers with damage should immediately contact their agent or call Farmers' 24-hour-claims hotline:  800-HelpPoint (1-800-435-7764) for immediate assistance.

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

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 Financial Services 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 our Web site at www.farmers.com.

Contact:

Jerry Davies


213-400-0376


jerry.davies@farmers.com






Luis Sahagun


818-584-0574


luis.sahagun@farmers.com



SOURCE Farmers Insurance Group of Companies



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