Nationwide Responds after Severe Weather Hits Columbus and Central Ohio
Columbus, Ohio—Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co. claim representatives and
agents are assisting customers in Columbus and central Ohio in response
to the damages caused by severe storms that hit the area on Wednesday
evening. Policyholders with storm damage should call the Nationwide
claims hotline at 1-800-421-3535 or contact their local agent.
Nationwide’s claims teams are prepared to provide a quick response to customers needs. Temporary drivein centers will be established in the area to assess auto claims. An appointment will be necessary and can be
made by calling 1-800-421-3535.
Most of the claims being filed from the storms involve wind and hail damage to personal property and automobiles. Claims are being reported from Hilliard on the west side of the metro area to Blacklick on the
east side of town. Nationwide has nearly 400,000 homeowner and 500,000 auto policies in force in Ohio.
Nationwide, based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the world, with more than $158 billion in assets. Nationwide ranks #98 on the Fortune 100
list. The company provides a full range of insurance and financial services, including auto, motorcycle, boat, homeowners, life, commercial insurance, administrative services, annuities, mortgages, mutual funds,
pensions and long-term savings plans.The Nationwide companies include the country’s seventh-largest property/casualty, the fourth-largest homeowners, the sixth-largest auto insurance group and the country’s
largest farm owners insurer.
Nationwide Life Insurance Company, the major subsidiary of Nationwide
Financial, ranks 11th in assets according to A.M. Best. For more
information, visit www.nationwide.com.
Nationwide and the Nationwide Framemark are federally registered service marks of Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company. On Your Side is a service mark of Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company.