If you have a claim to report please contact either:
Wawanesa Toll Free @ 1-844-929-2637
RSA Toll Free @ 1-800-319-9993
To better serve you the companies we represent take claims directly. This ensures you can get fast and quality service.
What information do I need if I am in a Car Accident?
MOST IMPORTANT ... MAKE SURE THERE ARE NO INJURIES OR ANY PERSONS THAT REQUIRE MEDICAL ATTENTION - IF THERE IS THAT TYPE OF SITUATION BE SURE TO CALL 9-11 AND GET MEDICAL ATTENTION ASAP - VEHICLES ARE JUST MATERIAL OBJECTS AND THE HEALTH AND WELL BEING OF ANY PERSON(S) INVOLVED IS MOST IMPORTANT.
MAKE SURE TO GET THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION OF THE OTHER PERSON(S) INVOLVED IN THE ACCIDENT:
1. Name and Address
2. Phone Numbers and/or email that they can be reached at
3. Insurance Company and Policy Number of the person(s) that were involved
4.Licence Plate Number
5. The Make and Model of the Vehicle involved in the accident even get the color.
*** There is NO such thing as Too Much Information ***
6. If you are able take pictures of the scene, the damage to all vehicles involved
7. Get the Time of the accident along with the location of the accident.
8. Get a Witness if Possible - Get their Name and Contact Information ***People within the vehicle(s) do NOT count as a Witness***
**** If you run into the situation where the Person(s) do not want to give you information or are being difficult DO NOT GET INTO A CONFRONTATION call the Police and request assistance ***
Call your Insurance company - The direct claim numbers are listed above
The Insurance Company is there to help you - Be open and honest with your adjuster - If you have questions please do not hesitate to ask - The Insurance Companies and Us at Newsham want you to be well informed and understand the process. We do understand that car accidents are very inconvenient and we all want and wish the process will go quickly - Please have patience and open communication with your adjuster. Things don't happen over night but please understand YOUR ADJUSTER is there to help you and fight for you on your behalf.
*** Make sure to document your Adjusters Name, Phone Number, Email and Most Important your Claim Number ***
What do I do for a Property Claim?
1. If there is Water in your house -
Be sure to shut off all water to your house - You want to mitigate any further damage.
Call your Insurance Company Claim Number listed above - They will get a team out there to stop the water, clean up the water and clean out parts that are damage - and anything else that needs to be done immediately.
2. If there is a Fire -
***MOST IMPORTANTLY GET YOURSELF AND YOUR FAMILY OUT OF THE DANGER AREA. THERE IS NOTHING INSIDE YOUR HOUSE THAT IS WORTH YOUR LIFE OR YOUR FAMILIES LIFE! ***
Call the Insurance Company Claim Number listed above - They will begin the process of taking care of you.
3. If there is a Burglary or Break In -
Call the Police
Call the Insurance Company Claim Number listed above
4. If there is a Wind or Hail Issue -
Call the Insurance Company Claim Number listed above - You will be asked for the Date of Loss so always check your house after bad storms so you can give the date of issue that occurred.