Raleigh, NC August 25, 2011- State Farm®, the leading insurer of homes in North Carolina and the nation, is ready for Hurricane Irene. The company is reassigning key personnel to focus on preparing for Hurricane Irene's impact and ensure open, clear lines of communication ready in advance of the storm.
State Farm, the industry leader in catastrophe response, has a mobile Catastrophe Response Team of experienced claim representatives who are ready to respond quickly if Hurricane Irene impacts our customers. On the ground, the largest claims team in the industry is ready to work with associates, agents and their staff who are spread across North Carolina's potential impact area. They are ready to start assisting policyholders as soon as help is needed.
As Hurricane Irene makes its way toward the US, there is still time to prepare:
For additional information about State Farm storm readiness, please visit our Learning Center.
Kim Conyers, State Farm Public Affairs (919) 306-2652.
State Farm insures more cars and homes than any other insurer in the U.S., is the leading insurer of watercraft, and is also a leading insurer in Canada. State Farm’s 17,000 agents and 68,000 employees serve more than 78 million auto, fire, life, and health policies in the United States and Canada, and more than 1.9 million bank accounts. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company is the parent of the State Farm family of companies. State Farm is ranked No. 31 on the Fortune 500 list of largest companies. For more information, please visit statefarm.com® or in Canada statefarm.ca®.