In an Emergency

If the damage is significant enough to displace you from your home or business, or you experienced a serious injury, call our claims office at 800-968-7491. If your call is outside normal business hours, follow the prompts to leave an emergency message. A claim professional will call you back soon to assist with your emergency. Please be ready to describe the events surrounding the claim.

Auto Accident

If you have been in an accident:

  1. Stop at once.
  2. Seek Medical Attention for anyone who is hurt.
  3. Call the police.
  4. DO NOT ADMIT FAULT.
  5. Discuss the specifics of the accident only with the police and your insurance agency.
  6. Exchange information with the other people in the accident; obtain names, addresses, insurance policy number, insurance company and PHONE NUMBERS.
  7. If witnesses stop, obtain their names and phone numbers.
  8. Contact the Gregory & Appel Claims Department at 800.968.7491.

Property Damage: Homeowners

If there has been an incident at your home:

  1. Secure the premises to prevent further damage. You may need to call a general contractor to assist you.
  2. Call the Gregory & Appel claim office at 800.968.7491. Be ready to describe the cause of the property damage, the address of the damaged property, and the date the claim occurred.
  3. If the damage is significant enough to displace you from your home or if it occurs outside of normal business hours, please call our office (800.968.7491) and follow the prompts to leave an emergency message. A claim professional will call you back soon to assist with your emergency.

Property Damage: Commercial Property

If there has been an incident at your business:

  1. Secure the premises to prevent further damage. You may need to call a general contractor to assist you.
  2. Call the Gregory & Appel claim office at 800.968.7491. Be ready to describe the cause of the property damage, the address of the damaged property, and the date the claim occurred.
  3. If the damage is significant enough to displace you from your business or if it occurs outside of normal business hours, please call our office (800.968.7491) and follow the prompts to leave an emergency message. A claim professional will call you back soon to assist with your emergency.

Employee Injury

If any employee has been injured at work:

  1. Require the employee to complete an employee injury report describing the date of the injury, the accident, the body parts injured, and the location of the accident.
  2. Complete a first report of injury form. Send it promptly to the workers compensation insurance claim office identified in your Gregory & Appel claims kit (sent to your business following your last renewal); or
  3. Phone, fax or report your claim on-line directly to the worker’s compensation insurance company. Specific reporting instructions were provided in your Gregory & Appel Claim Kit mailed to your business.
  4. Forward all medical bills to the insurance company’s adjuster once assigned. If you wish, you may turn in any initial bills with the first report of injury.
  5. Investigate the accident to identify and implement corrective action strategies to prevent a similar type of accident in the future.