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Farmers® Insurance providing aid to customers impacted by hail and high winds in greater Kansas City area

Kansas City, MO - (September 20, 2010) – Farmers Insurance is continuing to provide assistance to customers impacted by the large hail and high winds that swept through the Greater Kansas City area over the weekend.

“We have mobilized a team of specialized claims personnel to assist those affected by this storm,” said Paul Crosetti, Farmers state executive director for Missouri.  “In addition, our special HelpPoint® representatives have been providing help to those customers who have called seeking assistance.”

Farmers Insurance customers with damage should immediately contact their agent or call Farmers’ 24-hour-claims hotline at 800-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.

Bristol West Insurance customers can call: 800-274-7865.

21st Century Insurance customers can call:  888-244-6163.

Also, customers with damage to their automobile can have their vehicle inspected at:

Dales Automotive Repair Center
1401 W 40 Hwy
Blue Springs, MO

North Kansas City Carstar
1233 Burlington Ave
North Kansas City, MO

Both locations will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

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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