Nationwide Insurance, Allied Insurance continue tornado response, humanitarian relief in North Carolina
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 20, 2011
Elizabeth Giannetti 614-249-7705
Media Relations Hotline 614-249-6349
Raleigh, NC — Nationwide Insurance and Allied Insurance claims representatives continue to assist customers in North Carolina in response to tornadoes that caused damage in the state over the weekend. Policyholders with storm damage should call the Nationwide claims hotline at 1-800-421-3535 or the Allied claims hotline at 1-800-282-1446.
A Nationwide Insurance/Allied Insurance mobile catastrophe site will be
set up in one location Wednesday, to assist policyholders in filing
claims and to provide humanitarian aid:
• Corner of Charles Rd. and Piney Green Rd., Jacksonville, NC
Nationwide and Allied are now reporting more than 2,500 claims in North Carolina, both home and auto.
The Nationwide Catastrophe Team, a group of experienced professional who understand the complex claims that happen in a catastrophe, are on the ground, getting to customers as quickly as possible. This team will work seven days a week until all policyholder’s needs have been addressed.
Nationwide, based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the U.S. and is rated A+ by A.M. Best. The company provides a full range of personalized insurance and financial services, including auto insurance, motorcycle, boat, homeowners, life insurance, farm, commercial insurance, administrative services, annuities, mortgages, mutual funds, pensions, long-term savings plans and health and productivity services. For more information, visit www.nationwide.com.
Allied Insurance is a property and casualty insurer established in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1929. Allied operates in 33 states through a network of independent agents with regional offices in Denver, CO; Des Moines, IA; Lincoln, NE; Gainesville, FL and Sacramento, CA. Allied has been a member of the Nationwide family of companies since 1998, and is responsible for the Nationwide’s independent agency system. Nationwide, based in Columbus, Ohio, is a Fortune 500 company and one of the country’s largest multi-line insurers and financial services organizations. Information is available at www.alliedinsurance.com.
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