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07/01/2006
Business Interruption Considerations in Hurricane Claims: A Complex Calculation for Adjusters

A Crawford & Company Insurance Industry Update

As a hurricane subsides, businesses begin to assess damage and insurance adjusters are dispatched to calculate losses. How business claims are calculated can impact the livelihood of many people and the economic vitality of a stricken area. This paper, created in the wake of the most incredible hurricane season the insurance industry had ever experienced, outlines the major elements of business interruption claims arising from hurricanes and suggests ways to gather information and evaluate each claim's unique situation.