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Loss adjuster is an expert in processing claims from beginning to end. Small claims directly usually negotiated and resolved by in-house staff claim the insurance entity. However, in the case of a claim which is larger or complex policy wording, the services of a loss adjuster will be used. 

Its functions are: 
a. an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the claim
b. determine whether and the extent to which the policy covers losses
c. Facilitate any emergency action, for example, for the protection of property rights, egotiation the amount claimed
d. Negotiations with suppliers, and specialist
e. make recommendations for a settlement against insurance companies.

The insurance company will then consider the amount and, if satisfied, offers this amount to the insured.

The role of the Loss adjuster, Surveyor and forensic insurance company

Their goal is to negotiate a settlement, in terms of the policy, that's fair to both insurance companies and the insured. Chartered insurance adjuster is a member of the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters.. 

Loss adjuster hoId themselves as independent, professional people. Always, their costs are met by the insurance companies who ordered them.

Surveyors and provides forensic services
Surveyor performs various functions on behalf of insurance companies, many of which are relevant to risk assessment. However, in this part we will concentrate on the role of Surveyors and other professionals that in relation to the claim.

First, we must define the term ' forensic ': it means to bring to light is in the public domain. Its application is most clearly seen in the nature of insurance in such activities investigating the CRIME SCENE to find supporting evidence. 

In principle, experts will use the same technique in a situation of claims, to determine the exact cause of the loss or damage. The insurer will hire specialists to different investigation areas.

The area is very spacious and includes a start:
-Developing the position of fire and its origin
-Collect evidence to suggest fraud or intentional actions (e.g. the fire seat)
-Determine if there is an api used Accelerator
-Determine whether the lack of maintenance in the country against damage
-Determining the cause of the loss proksimat
-Developing evidence to suggest that the exception policy operates (e.g. involvement of employees in the company of theft)
-Determine whether a previously damaged car or engine failure before the fire occurred, and
-Check the accounting documentation in relation to business interruption claims
You will note the similarity in some role to the tasks undertaken by the company insurance adjuster

However, undertaken by forensics experts tend to be more specific focus and their advice can be sought when an initial investigation of the circumstances surrounding the loss raises concerns. (It should be noted that many companies offer what they describe as ' Forensic ' service to These policyholders including claims handling and management. Services, independent advice, reviews the adequacy of insurance arrangements, and accounting services dispute resolution.)

A role of Surveyors (relating to the situation of claims) can involve:
• Provides advice on immediate action needed after losing (e.g. hiring night watchman)
• Make recommendations for the necessary reduction in the underwriting action (e.g. on the cover of theft to place again quite unprotected), and
• Specify whether the previously recommended requirements made by the insurance company have been met.