On screen: Animated vehicle drives on a road and makes a rear-end collision with a vehicle in front of it.
Narrator: We know that making a claim isn't something you look forward to. But when the unexpected happens, you can count on us to help you get your life back on track.
On screen: Minimalist logos for the various methods of contacting Am Fam regarding a claim.
On screen: A smart phone is shown on the home page of MyAccount with text to the right reading, “ file a claim through:
Narrator: And if it comes time to file a claim, you have options. Speed up the claims process by filing it through My Account or MyAmFam app — straight from your mobile device — and check its status any time.
You can also report your claim to your agent. Call our 24-hour claims line at 1-800-MYAMFAM or submit a claim online at amfam.com.
On screen: An animation of a tree is shown falling during a storm, with hail hitting a vehicle, and the text “wind or hail damage.”
Narrator: If your claim is a result of wind or hail damage, you can even text STORM to AMFAM to file your claim.
On screen: a smart phone logo is shown with the text, “text STORM to AMFAM (26326).”
Narrator: But before you start the process to file a claim, it's helpful to have the following information available — your name, address and phone number, insurance policy number, date and time of your loss, description of what happened, and insurance and contact information of others involved.
Once your claim is filed, we'll have a claims representative contact you to go over your claim and what to expect for next steps.
On screen: A minimalistic logo of a customer service agent with a speech bubble.
Narrator: Then your personal claims representative will work with you to accurately evaluate your claim.
From there, we'll assess your claim and complete it as quickly as possible.
On screen: An animation of a vehicle, damaged in the front, is shown with a red circle around the damage and dollar signs above it.
Narrator: An adjustor might be sent for things like an appraisal of the damage, estimating repairs and connecting with health care providers if you've been injured.
At this point, you may be asked to provide photos, invoices, receipts, or warranties to determine the value of your loss.
Your insurance company may even work with you to arrange repairs, get a rental car, and find contractors to help you get your life back to normal as quickly as possible.
The final step is settling your claim, which is when your insurance company pays you the amount outstanding, minus your deductible.
We're always here and ready to help. Check the status of your claim through MyAccount or call us any time at 1-800-MYAMFAM.
On screen: American Family Insurance logo with the line, “visit AmFam.com” below.