A claims adjustor is the point person for an insurance company when the company receives a claim. They normally travel to a location and inspect damage, make notes, and ask questions. The claims adjustor assesses information and make recommendations for how the insurance company proceeds in resolving the claim.
Claims Adjuster Tasks
Compile information derived from correspondence with claimant, witnesses and medical specialists.
Negotiate settlement of claims, calculate and authorize payment of claim settlements in accordance with policy and coverage.
Investigate and analyze insurance claims to determine extent of insurance company's liability.