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CFO and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis Activates Emergency Insurance Village in Marianna

10/22/2018

For Immediate Release: Sunday, October 22, 2018
Contact: Devin Galetta, 850.509.7740, devin.galetta@myfloridacfo.com

CFO and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis Activates Emergency Insurance Village in Marianna
 
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Following Hurricane Michael’s devastation to areas in Florida, Chief Financial Officer and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis will deploy an emergency insurance village in Marianna. At least 15 insurance companies will be on hand to assist residents with the insurance claims process.
 
CFO Jimmy Patronis said, “The devastation in the Florida Panhandle from Hurricane Michael is real and it wasn't just the coastal communities that were impacted. These insurance villages will bring together valuable resources to help communities in Jackson County start the insurance claims process and begin on the road to recovery.” 
 
What:              Hurricane Michael Insurance Village
 
When:             Monday, October 22 & Tuesday, October 23
                  (WILL BE ADJUSTED AS NEEDED)    
                        8 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST
 
Where:            Lowe’s Parking Lot
                        4860 Malloy Plaza, Marianna, FL 32448
 
CFO Patronis’ Division of Consumer Services will be joined by American Integrity Insurance, Capitol Preferred Insurance, Castle Key Insurance, Castle Key Indemnity, Citizens Property Insurance, Florida Farm Bureau, FedNat, Monarch Insurance Company, Safe Harbor, Southern Fidelity Insurance, Southern Fidelity Property & Casualty, State Farm, United Insurance Company, Universal Property & Casualty, and USAA.

Residents should bring as much documentation as they can, including:

• A driver’s license or other form of identification. (Passport/State issued ID
• Insurance cards and insurance policy information/documentation
• Pictures or documentation of the property being claimed as a loss resulting from Hurricane Michael.
• Any additional insurance-related information that is readily accessible.
 
For assistance when filing post-storm claims, please call CFO Patronis' Insurance Consumer Helpline at 1-877-MY-FL-CFO (693-5236). For more information on Hurricane Michael insurance assistance please visit www.myfloridacfo.com/division/Consumers/HurricaneMichael.htm

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About CFO Jimmy Patronis
Chief Financial Officer and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis is a native Floridian and a member of Florida’s Cabinet, who oversees the Department of Financial Services. CFO Patronis works each day to fight insurance fraud, support Florida’s firefighters, and ensure the state’s finances are stable to support economic growth in the state. Follow the activities of the Department on Facebook (FLDFS) and Twitter (@FLDFS).