Hammerman & Gainer Inc.
Standing strong for more than 85 years

You can count on us before, during and after each disaster. When Katrina struck in our very-own backyard, our team helped lead one of the largest recovery efforts in recorded history. HGI Claims provides global catastrophe response. We are ready to deploy whenever and wherever disaster strikes. Our commitment to rapid response and quality claims handling makes HGI Claims an excellent choice for all of your disaster response needs; our uncompromised commitment to be a beacon of hope in the face of disaster makes HGI Claims the only choice.

When disaster strikes

HGI Claims’ Catastrophe Response program is ready to deploy the following teams to your storm zone:

Strategic Response Team

This team of highly-experienced, elite adjusters is designed to deploy to the most austere environments on short notice and close claims from day one.


We ensure our SRT managers deploy with the supplies and the technology so our team can close claims regardless of the disaster type

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Mass Production Team

This team is built around a cadre of
mid-career-level adjusters capable of taking over a storm-zone and rapidly clearing any claims backlog efficiently and accurately.


Feel the power in the sheer number of years of experience. The HGI-MPT is available to assess, adjust and clear any disaster.

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All managers that deploy with each of our field teams maintain additional industry certifications that enhance overall team efforts to close claims timely and accurately. Each manager or trainer that HGI provides to a storm zone is strategically chosen as a resource to our adjusters in the field based on the type of catastrophe we are responding to.
We also maintain the following specialty claims teams:

Call Center Only

Two-Story Steep

Contents Only

Supplement Day-rate Adjuster Teams

Benefits of using HGI Claims’ Catastrophe Response team:

  • Fair, expedient, and accurate claims handling
  • Unparalleled customer service
  • Agreed scope of damages
  • Full replacement cost and actual cash value estimates
  • Claims diary and/or narrative report (per client guidelines)
  • Salvage
  • Coordination of Experts (Engineers, Appraisers, etc.)
  • Statement of Loss
  • Proof of loss
  • Reservation of Rights (If required)
  • Contents handling
  • ALE Supporting Documentation and Estimation