insurance claims handler


Insurance claims handlers ensure that all insurance claims are handled accurately and that payment for valid claims is made to the policyholders. They use statistical data and reporting to calculate and adjust claims as needed, communicate with and guide policyholders and monitor the progress of a claim.

Alternative label

  • insurance claims assessor

  • claims processor

  • claims inspector

  • insurance claims processor

  • claims adjuster

  • property and casualty insurance claims examiner

  • claims examiner

  • insurance claims analyst

  • insurance claims examiner

  • insurance claims inspector

  • claims analyst

  • claims consultant

  • travelling insurance assessor

  • claims service supervisor

  • insurance claims officer

  • insurance claims consultant

  • claims handler

  • casualty insurance adjuster

  • claims representative

  • civil damages inspector

  • contract claims examiner

Regulatory aspect

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