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.


Gas Explosion in Kaohsiung, Taiwan
In the second tragedy to hit Taiwan in the last two weeks, multiple gas explosions occurred late Thursday night, 31 July 2014, in the southern port city of Kaohsiung.
Market Update: Floods in the Balkans
Crawford & Company’s central European offices have mobilised to respond to a range of claims notified after devastating floods hit the Balkan countries of Serbia and Bosnia Herzegovina.
Market Update: Unrest in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Vietnamese protestors have targeted foreign owned factories in an angry reaction to Chinese oil drilling in a part of the South China Sea claimed by Vietnam.