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Farmers Insurance responding to customers impacted by the Four Mile Fire; Mobile Command Center enroute to provide help

Boulder, CO - (September 7, 2010) – Farmers Insurance has begun assisting customers in the greater Boulder area impacted by the Four Mile wildfire that has forced the evacuation of 3500 nearby residents.

“Our Farmers HelpPoint team has already begun assisting customers impacted by the wildfire and our state-of-the-art Mobile Command Center will be arriving in Boulder later this afternoon to begin providing on-site help,” said James Pursell, state executive director for Farmers in Colorado.

Farmers Insurance customers with damage should immediately contact their agent or call Farmers’ 24-hour-claims hotline:

HelpPoint (800-435-7764) for immediate assistance.

Spanish-language claims assistance is available to Farmers customers by calling 877-RECLAMO (877-732-5266).
Foremost Insurance customers can call: 800-527-3907.

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 or

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