COLUMBUS, Ohio – May 27, 2011 – The State Auto Group and its independent agency partners are responding to affected areas throughout the Midwestern United States following this week’s severe weather outbreak.
Members of State Auto’s catastrophe claim team, along with other State Auto claim representatives, are currently on the ground in the 12 states affected by the most recent severe storms, including those that generated tornadoes in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Minnesota and Wisconsin. They are assessing damage and assisting policyholders.
"Our top priority is ensuring the safety of our policyholders following the terrible losses many of them have experienced,” said State Auto Vice President and Chief Claim Officer Stephen Hunckler. “Our thoughts and prayers are with those who’ve lost homes and loved ones as a result of this violent weather. We, along with our independent agency partners throughout the region, will help them through this difficult time.”
Affected policyholders can submit claims 24 hours a day by visiting http://www.StateAuto.com/ or by calling State Auto’s Express Claims center at 800-766-1853.
State Automobile Mutual Insurance Company, headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, is a super regional property and casualty insurance holding company and is proud to be a Trusted Choice® company partner. State Auto Mutual is part of the State Auto Group. The State Auto Group markets its insurance products in all 50 states and the District of Columbia through independent insurance agencies and brokers. The State Auto Group is rated A+ (Superior) by the A.M. Best Company and includes State Automobile Mutual, State Auto Property & Casualty, State Auto Ohio, State Auto Wisconsin, State Auto Florida, Milbank, Farmers Casualty, Meridian Security, Meridian Citizens Mutual, Beacon National, Beacon Lloyds, Patrons Mutual, Litchfield Mutual Fire, Rockhill Insurance, Plaza Insurance, American Compensation and Bloomington Compensation. Additional information on the State Auto Group can be found online at http://www.StateAuto.com/.