St. Louis, Mo. – (April 24, 2011) – As a result of devastating tornadoes in the St. Louis metro area, Safeco Insurance has mobilized its National Catastrophe Team to the area.
“In partnership with local independent agents, the Safeco team has been on the scene to help our customers as soon as possible,” said Glenn Shapiro, senior vice president, Safeco Claims.
Safeco customers with storm damage should report their claims to (800) 332-3226.
Safeco will triage claims and prioritize contact and inspections to serve customers with the most severe damage first.
“We will continually assess customer needs and dispatch additional staff as necessary,” said Shapiro. “Other members of our team from across the country are helping to manage the behind-the-scenes operations. All are committed to providing exceptional claims service and caring for our customers when they need us most.”
In business since 1923 and based in Boston, Mass., Safeco Insurance sells personal automobile, homeowners and specialty products through a network of more than 10,000 independent insurance agencies throughout the United States. Safeco is a Liberty Mutual Insurance company.
Boston-based Liberty Mutual Insurance is a diversified global insurer and the third largest property and casualty insurer in the U.S. based on 2012 direct premiums written as reported by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. Liberty Mutual Insurance also ranks 81st on the Fortune 100 list of largest U.S. corporations, based on 2012 revenue.
For more information about Safeco Insurance, go to www.Safeco.com.