What is a Loss Assessor?
A Loss Assessor is a Professional registered with the Central Bank of Ireland, who is Appointed by the Policy Holder to represent them in the claims process.
The settlement is always paid directly to the policy holder (via your broker where you used one to get your Insurance policy). There can be exceptions to this in certain circumstances i.e. where Banks or leading institutions are involved.
What does a Loss Assessor do?
Loss Assessors will handle all aspects of the claims process, including;
a) Meeting with insurance company representatives or their appointed Loss Adjusters
b) Preparing the claim
c) Negotiate the best possible settlement of the claim
d) Deal with cases where a claim has initially been declined by the insurance company or where problems or delays have occurred in agreeing settlement