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Proprietary Equipment Loss Evaluation: Process and Case Study

Specialized equipment losses are challenging for the adjuster and can involve large dollar amounts in not only the equipment, but also in downtime and business interruption claims. For instance, Pie Forensic Consultants (Pie) has evaluated  losses consisting of  complex  equipment  damaged during shipment. The manufacturer may claim the equipment is damaged beyond salvage and thus […]


Spreading like Wildfire…

As of June 30, 2011, there were 34 “Large Incident” wildfires burning across 9 states throughout the U.S. (Large Incident defined by the National Interagency Fire Center: A wildfire of 100 acres or more occurring in timber or a wildfire of 300 acres or more occurring in grass/sage).  Nearly half of these 34 “Large Incident” […]