Friday, September 17th
Commissioner, Maryland Insurance
With the anniversary of Isabel and the
approaching Hurricane Ivan, hurricanes, hurricane damage, and
insurance nightmares are on everyone's minds. Maryland's Insurance
Commissioner talks about funds for victims of Isabel as well as what
Marylanders can do to protect and insure their properties.
Related Link: MD
resident and Hurricane Isabel victim
One year ago, Steve
Kanstoroom's Talbot County home was damaged by Tropical Storm
Isabel. After the damage of the storm, many victims were left to
face a second nightmare of dealing with their insurance claims. Red
tape, delays and pennies on the dollars are just a few of the
problems they've encountered. Mr. Kanstoroom has become an advocate
for storm victims, not just in Maryland, but also in Florida. Mr.
Kanstoroom is also preparing a report for Baltimore County Executive
Jim Smith to show the underlying causes of insurance problems and
suggest possible solutions.
Link: FEMA Info
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