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.


St Jude sweeps through northern Europe
Crawford & Company’s northern European offices are currently dealing with elevated instructions after the St Jude storm swept through Belgium, Holland, Germany and Denmark.  
Market Update: Floods in Central Europe
As flood waters begin to recede and the clean-up begins, Crawford & Company’s adjusters in central Europe have revealed further details of claims across Germany and the Czech Republic.
Market Update: Floods in Central Europe
Waters across Central Europe rose to unprecedented levels during the week, with one channel, the Saale in Germany reaching heights not seen for over 400 years.
Market Update: Flooding in Germany
Continuing rainfall in parts of Central Europe and states in the South and to the East of Germany, have caused the worst flooding of this century causing even more damage than the previous catastrophic floods of 2002.