Residents whose homes have been damaged or destroyed in the explosion can call their homeowners insurance company to file a claim. The claims process usually consists of an adjuster taking a look at the home to determine what needs to be repaired or completely replaced. With this big of a disaster there are sure to be many adjusters headed to San Bruno.
Many cars were destroyed or damaged in the explosion. This type of claim is usually covered under the comprehensive coverage. Vehicle owners should contact their auto insurance company to file a comp claim so that they can repair or replace their car.
California Insurance Commissioner Steve Poizner recently issued a press release with helpful info for those effected by the San Bruno Explosion. It is can be found on the departments website http://insurance.ca.gov