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Farmers Insurance Claims Teams Helping Colorado Storm Victims

Denver Colorado,  (May 26, 2010)--Farmers Insurance Group of Companies® claims personnel, agents and employees have been deployed throughout Metro Denver and surrounding areas to help victims of the heavy rain, hail, and wind storms that have hit the state.

Farmers Insurance asks its customers who have suffered damage to immediately call the Farmers 1-800-HelpPoint (1-800-435-7764) for immediate assistance.

Foremost Insurance customers should file their claim by calling: 1-800-527-3907.

“Denver and the surrounding areas have been hit hard by hail and we are making contact with our customers as quickly as we can,” said James Pursell, Farmers state executive director for the state of Colorado.

“We will bring in as many resources as needed to help our customers file claims quickly and easily.  Wind and hail hit north of Denver this afternoon with reports of 2.75 inch hail,” Pursell said.  “The damage is concentrated in Adams county Commerce City, Thorton,  Brighton, and Denver International Airport areas. We urge all of our customers to call the 1-800 number for immediate help.”

About Farmers

Farmers is a trade name and may refer to Farmers Group, Inc. or the Farmers Exchanges, as the case may be. Farmers Group, Inc., a management and holding company, along with its subsidiaries, is wholly owned by the Zurich Financial Services Group. The Farmers Exchanges are three reciprocal insurers (Farmers Insurance Exchange, Fire Insurance Exchange and Truck Insurance Exchange), including their subsidiaries and affiliates, owned by their policyholders, and managed by Farmers Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries. For more information about Farmers, visit our Web site at www.farmers.com.

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