Dallas – Fort Worth Pelted With Devastating Hailstorms

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In a matter of two weeks, the Dallas – Fort Worth area suffered over $1.1 billion in damages.

On March 17th, Fort Worth was hit with hail a large a 2.5 inches in diameter, followed by another hailstorm on March 23rd. which covered most of the Dallas – Fort Worth area with hail stones as large as 2 inches.

From the Dallas Morning Herald:

“Just looking at the numbers, both storms were similar,” said Mark Hanna, spokesman for the Insurance Council of Texas. “It just seems like the hail in Arlington and Fort Worth was larger and caused more damage.” “It’s a lot earlier than we have seen in the past,” he said. “April to June is normally the big part of the storm season. It’s an auspicious start.”

Got Hail Damage?

To help, here’s a list of things you should do after a hailstorm:

1) Locate your home insurance policy: Review your insurance policy and coverage. Call your agent for a free copy if you can’t find it.
2) Get your claim started: Call your insurance agent and get a claim number. Your insurance company needs to know your house has been through a hail storm!
3) Take pictures: Document all your damages! Photographs will ensure you are properly reimbursed for your loss.
4) Keep your receipts: Any repairs or purchases you make may be used against your deductible or may be reimbursable. Temporary repairs, tarps, debris removal, etc. Keep a record of dates and notes of all your conversations with your adjuster.
5) Call a hail damage lawyer: In the event that your claim is underpaid or rejected, you have a right to an attorney to negotiate with your insurance agent on your behalf.

Call Moore Law Firm Today at 1-800-730-HAIL

If your home or business sustained hail damage, call the hail storm lawyers at Moore Law Firm today at 1-800-730-HAIL (4245) for a FREE consultation.