GEICO on the ground and ready to assist with Hurricane Irma

LAKELAND, Fla., Sept. 12, 2017 – GEICO's Catastrophe Response (CAT) teams, including auto damage adjusters, supervisors, managers, and IT personnel, have arrived in Florida and are ready to assist policyholders in the wake of Hurricane Irma. Georgia, South Carolina, and Tennessee adjusters are also ready to assist in those areas. GEICO urges policyholders to report any losses as early as possible on GEICO Mobile, GEICO's Claims Center or by calling (800) 841-3000. Commercial vehicle policyholders can file a claim by calling (866) 509-9444.

GEICO is staffing drive-in claims centers throughout Florida. At the same time, several hundred associates around the country are taking loss reports and answering incoming calls. As roads open and areas become more accessible, GEICO adjusters are expected to see several thousand vehicles through the week.

Additional information is available at GEICO's online Catastrophe Center with links to other important hurricane information and weather sites, and immediate claims handling capabilities.

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company), the second-largest auto insurer in the U.S., was founded in 1936 and insures more than 27 million vehicles.

To make changes, report claims, print insurance cards and purchase additional products, policyholders can log into their car insurance policy, connect via GEICO Mobile, phone or by visiting a GEICO local agent.

Homeowners, renters, condo, flood, identity theft and life coverages are written through non-affiliated insurance companies and are secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, Inc. Commercial auto and personal umbrella coverages are also available.

Visit www.geico.com for a quote or to learn more.