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Farmers Insurance Claims Teams Helping Gillette, Wyoming Storm Victims

GILLETTE, WY --  (May 27, 2010)--Farmers Insurance Group of Companies® claims personnel, agents, employees and a Farmers Customer Care Vehicle (CCV), have been deployed throughout Gillette and surrounding areas to help victims of the destructive hail, and wind storms that struck last evening.

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.

“Gillette and the surrounding areas have been hit hard by hail and we are making contact with our customers as quickly as we can,” said Jeff Robinson, Farmers state executive director for the state of Wyoming.

“The Farmers CCV, a 25 foot trailer pulled by a SUV, is equipped with state-of-the art communications equipment, supplies and claims stations,” noted Robinson.  “It is stationed in the parking lot of Farmers agent Cindy Dawson’s offices located at 2100 S. Douglas Highway in Gillette. Farmers customers are welcome to stop by the CCV to receive help with their insurance questions. Those who cannot stop by, please call the Farmers hotline number.  We are committed to getting help to our customers as quickly as possible.”

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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