Severe Weather Moves through Multiple States; Farmers Insurance® Deploys Additional Resources in Response

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A series of storms which included large hail and strong winds moved through multiple states including Colorado, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. Farmers Insurance® is monitoring the damage in these states and deploying additional Catastrophe Claims Team members to provide front-line assistance to affected customers as needed.

Farmers Insurance estimates that these storms will generate approximately 22,000 claims across these states at an estimated cost of more than $138 million. Farmers® expects more claims to be filed over the next few weeks and encourages customers to file a claim as soon as possible by calling their agent, using the online filing system at, the Farmers® app through their smartphone or tablet, or by calling the 24-hour claims center:

  • Farmers Claims Contact Center number: 1-800-435-7764.
  • Foremost and 21st Century customers can also use the 1-800-435-7764 number for assistance.
  • Bristol West customers can call 1-800-274-7865 for assistance.
  • Spanish-language claims assistance is available to Farmers customers by calling: 877-RECLAMO (877-732-5266).

About Farmers
"Farmers Insurance®" and "Farmers®" are tradenames for a group of affiliated insurers providing insurance for automobiles, homes and small businesses and a wide range of other insurance and financial services and products. Farmers Insurance is proud to serve more than 10 million households with over 19 million individual policies nationally, through the efforts of more than 48,000 exclusive and independent agents and approximately 21,000 employees. Farmers Insurance Exchange®, the largest of the three primary insurers that make up Farmers Insurance, is recognized as one of the largest U.S. companies on the 2016 Fortune 500 list. 

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