2120 Insurance Claims processed After Earthquake,

Costa Rican insurers received 2120 claims after the earthquake on September 5, relating to damage to homes.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

The National Insurance Institute (INS), Mapfre Seguros de Costa Rica and Assa Insurance Company are the three insurers in the country authorized to market this type of policy.

Most of the claims are being processed by the INS, with 1,012 homes and 1,040 for business premises, Mapfre and Assa have 40 and 25.

"After a claim by a policyholder, the insurer will send experts to make an inspection of the damage, in this case the property.

Subsequently the veracity of the claim will be checked and the conditions of the policy, and the affected parties are sent the resources", reported Nacion.com.

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