Winter Storm Insurance Tips in Alabama
Our extreme winter weather has made insurance claim adjusters busier, but officials say that doesn’t mean your rates will go up. Here are a few tips to keep in mind as you contemplate any damage and loss sustained during Alabama’s winter event. Most standard homeowner policies cover damage from wind, wind-driven rain, falling trees and collapse due to ice or snow. Frozen pipes that burst are near the top of the list that has homeowners filing claims. Also, you may have suffered a loss due to your inability to meet a travel destination. For a severe winter storm, travel insurance can help cover the expenses incurred if your trip is delayed and can cover reasonable, additional travel expenses. GEICO officials say rate projections are updated every 6 months.