Catastrophe Response

In the aftermath of any catastrophic event, policyholders and claimants expect fast, responsive service. Crawford is uniquely equipped to handle the increases in volume, complexity and the additional stress and strain on the system of carrier infrastructure. In this space, we provide the latest information on how Crawford is responding to recent severe weather events/disasters and other major events.

Major Events

Crawford is the industry's leading independent adjusting resource for insurance claim management in response to natural and man-made disasters. In this section, you will find detailed information on our response to any major event Crawford is currently handling.

Analysis and Resources

During the last 70 years, Crawford has handled all kinds of property and casualty claims, both large and small. In this section, we share our expertise and lessons learned from select severe storms and other major events.


Hurricane Irma: Additional Crawford® Adjusters for Caribbean
The worst of Hurricane Irma might be over, but the cleanup is only just beginning in the U.S. and the Caribbean islands. Many islands have been virtually destroyed by Hurricane Irma with Saint Martin one of the worst affected areas.
Earthquake hits Greece and Turkey
Crawford®’s adjusting teams in southern Europe have been on high alert after a powerful 6.7 earthquake struck near the Greek island of Kos, close to the western Turkish coastline shortly after 1am local time on Friday.
Market Update: Italy hit by further earthquakes and avalanche
Crawford & Company®’s Milan and Rome offices are on alert following a string of earthquakes in central Italy. According to reports, an earthquake‐triggered avalanche buried a hotel at a ski resort in central Italy, leaving up to 30 hotel guests and workers either missing or dead, rescue workers said early Thursday.