Lightning Damage Claims

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Lightning Damage

damage and fires

These days even winter storms can bring lightning damage to the local area. Funari Public Adjusters have assisted many homeowners and commercial property owners file an insurance claim when they have experienced damage caused by a lightning strike. We recommend precautions if a storm is coming such as staying inside and away from all water and electronics. Lightning follows the wiring in your building to find grounding. It is important to stay clear of windows and if you are outside, take shelter in your car. Once in your car do not touch any metal car parts while there is lightning.

First steps to take if you experience a lightning strike:

  • If lightning strikes your home, move to a safe place and call your fire department.
  • Do not touch metal or electronics. The lightning may damage your wiring and electric systems and could cause a fire.
  • If lightning strikes your car while you are in it, do not touch any metal. Your car electrical may be damaged by the strike and will need to be checked. The lightning strike could spark a fire in the car’s fuel system.

Funari Public Adjusters are experts in filing lightning strike damage insurance claims for our clients and negotiating with the insurance company to get the right settlement. We understand and include both the obvious and hidden consequences of lightning strike damage with your claim. Funari can manage your entire claims process or step in when you want help.

With Funari on your side you can feel secure that all claims documentation is complete, your loss estimates are accurate and substantiated and that you are professionally represented in the settlement talks with your insurer.


Funari tips to avoid lightning strike damage:

  • For personal safety:
    • Take shelter in a home or commercial property or a car
    • Do not touch water, metal or any electronic products during the entire storm
    • Stay away from windows and open outside spaces
  • For your building:
    • If you live in a high storm area, you can install a lightning strike
      safety system which directs the lightning to a grounding source

Call Funari Public Adjusters 1-215-271-9582 We are on-call 24/7!

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