Independent Claims Adjusters Essentials
Check out these Independent Claims Adjusters Essentials. If you’re interested in becoming an Independent adjuster, keep in mind they operate as independent contractors. And, frequently required to supply their own adjusting equipment. So, here is a list of tools and basics you will need to be able to complete the job.
When looking into the best apps for adjusters, we’re thinking outside the box for those basic apps that really can benefit you and help make the most out of your time.
- NIOSH LADDER SAFETY APP
This app is full of easy-to-use interactive tools to help you prevent major causes of ladder accidents. And, is complete with ladder safety tools, reference materials, training information, and anything else you would need to know. Download: Apple or Google.
- ITEL NOW APP
Need to identify shingles, siding, or flooring? The ITEL NOW Mobile Lab App is your solution to quick matching of shingles, siding, or flooring when you don’t have time to send samples to a lab. Download: Apple or Android.
- EASY MEASURE
You need to measure something, this app can do it. Quickly measure objects at any distance, distance to a specific point, and anything else you can imagine. It is free to download, but it does have in-app upgrade purchases. Download: Apple or Android.
An app that allows you to simply take a photo of a document and then it converts it to a PDF. At AAN, Inc. we use this app pretty much daily and it makes scanning and emailing documents when out of the office quick and easy. Download: Apple or Android.
Featuring real-time traffic updates and live routing based on community information, rerouting options as traffic changes, gas station pricing, up-to-date maps, and so much more. Download: Apple or Android.
A DIGITAL CAMERA
Digital cameras have only become more affordable in recent years. They are offering better features and technology. You will want something smallish, lightweight, and easy to work. Anything over 7 or 8 megapixels isn’t necessary, but the more memory, the better. GoPro’s popularity has upped the standards. Impact-resistant cameras are much more available today.
A GOOD LADDER
If you have any questions about becoming an independent claims adjuster, contact us today!
ABOUT AAN ADJUSTERS
We are a national independent adjusting firm offering daily and catastrophe claims assistance to insurance carriers. And, we offer 24/7 service with our dedicated customer support team, file review, and claims management. Our highly trained adjusters are ready to deploy at a moment’s notice.