Smart Phone Apps for Insurance Claims
Accidents happen every day, but do you know how to handle them? Car Accidents, wind storms, hail damage, the list could go on forever. So what to do: First – take out your iphone or other smart phone and download one (or all) of the following apps (even if they are not from your insurance company):
Travelers - http://www.travelers.com/about-us/mobile-tools.aspx
Mobile apps available for iPhone & Blackberry
This app walks you through the steps you need to take in the event of a car accident. GPS location, add photos and collect driver information. All information can be e-mailed to you, or straight to your agent. Very easy to use.
Progressive - http://www.progressive.com/resources/progressive-app-iphone.aspx
Mobile apps for iPhone & Droid
Claims assistance, safety tips, emergency how to’s and agent search.
SafeCo - http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/safeco-insurance/id409889435?mt=8
Mobile app for iPhone
This app can walk you through both homeowners/renters claims and car accidents. It is a bit cumbersome to use at first, but great once you get the hang of it. GPS locations, auto/home/renter claims, agent search.