GEICO urges Texas, Oklahoma customers to report flood losses via GEICO app, online or on the phone

HOUSTON, May 27, 2015 – GEICO's Catastrophe Response (CAT) adjusters have reported for duty throughout the region to begin assisting policyholders who have been affected by the recent torrential rains and flooding conditions in Texas and Oklahoma.

GEICO policyholders can log onto GEICO's Claim Center or call (800) 841-3000 to report a claim 24-hours a day. Consumers may also download the GEICO mobile app to receive weather alerts and report a claim in real time. Commercial vehicle policy holders can call (866) 509-9444 to report a claim at any time.

Bob Miller, GEICO's regional vice president of Texas operations, urges policyholders to report their claims immediately to expedite the process.

"Our CAT Teams will remain throughout the region until all claims are reported and resolved," says Miller. "Our policyholders are facing severe conditions and losses. Our adjusters are there to make the claims process as painless as possible and help restore some sense of security."

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the second-largest private passenger auto insurance company in the United States. GEICO, which was founded in 1936, provides millions of auto insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 14 million private passenger customers and insures more than 23 million vehicles (auto & cycle).

Using GEICO's online service center, policyholders can purchase policies, make policy changes, report claims and print insurance ID cards. Policyholders can also connect to GEICO through the GEICO App, reach a representative over the phone or visit a GEICO local agent.

GEICO also provides insurance quotes on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), boats, travel trailers and motorhomes (RVs). Coverage for life, homes and apartments is written by non-affiliated insurance companies and is secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency. Commercial auto insurance and personal umbrella protection are also available.

For more information, go to www.geico.com.