Why do you need a Loss Assessor?
A Loss Assessor is a qualified professional who works solely for the public in relation to any property, contents, and/or
business interruption claim. As Loss Assessor's we will ensure that you receive your full entitlement under your
policy while minimizing your involvement, by preparing the entire claim and managing the entire process
through to settlement. We act as your representative to ensure you receive your full entitlement.
The insurance company appoint a Loss Adjuster, so why do we need a Loss Assessor?
The Loss Adjuster is appointed by the insurance company to protect their own interests. It is not their role to advise you,
or to prepare your claim. This Loss Adjuster will simply attempt to adjust your submitted claim. You require the independent
loss Assessors to prepare the claim, i.e. a full estimate/Bill of Quantities for the works, give advice, and negotiate the best
I can just get a builder to give an estimate, so why do I need a Loss Assessor?
Getting an estimate is only the beginning in reaching a settlement. The claim must be presented in the proper format
to avoid the Loss Adjuster reducing your claim. Murphy Loss Assessors can do this. There may
be many problems that only become apparent following the claim submission such as underinsurance, etc. and a
professional must guide you through this. You will also avoid the trouble of sourcing multiple quotes, and having to
negotiate on the basis of quotes that are often very brief and unclear. Murphy Loss Assessors are both Insurance and
construction experts who are professional negotiators which proves vital for simple through to the most complex