Raleigh, N.C., April 18, 2011As of Monday afternoon, State Farm® is reporting more than 2,000 home claims and 1,200 auto claims from the weekend storm.
As part of the industry's largest catastrophe response team, State Farm claim representatives have been in the affected areas since Sunday inspecting damage, assisting agents, and taking care of customers. Storm damage victims are encouraged to make temporary repairs to prevent further damage and to save their receipts.
State Farm customers are asked to call their agent or 1-(800)-SF-CLAIM (1-800-732-5246) to report damage. They can also visit www.statefarm.com.
Kim Conyers, State Farm Insurance (919) 789-3841.
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