Catastrophe Response

In the aftermath of any catastrophic event, policyholders and claimants expect fast, responsive service. Crawford is uniquely equipped to handle the increases in volume, complexity and the additional stress and strain on the system of carrier infrastructure. In this space, we provide the latest information on how Crawford is responding to recent severe weather events/disasters and other major events.

Major Events

Crawford is the industry's leading independent adjusting resource for insurance claim management in response to natural and man-made disasters. In this section, you will find detailed information on our response to any major event Crawford is currently handling.

Analysis and Resources

During the last 70 years, Crawford has handled all kinds of property and casualty claims, both large and small. In this section, we share our expertise and lessons learned from select severe storms and other major events.


Hurricane Sandy making landfall across Southern Ontario, Southern Quebec and Atlantic Canada
Although Sandy is still considered a Category 1 hurricane, forecasters at the National Hurricane Centre in the United States say it may get even stronger today, almost crossing the Category 2 threshold.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
High heat and humidity is affecting southern Ontario and Quebec with humidex advisories in place for much of southern Ontario, and high heat and humidity warnings for the Montreal area. Many areas could see their hottest day of the year so far.