Navigating a Burst Pipe

Dealing with a burst pipe during freezing conditions can undoubtedly be a very challenging experience. However, by approaching the situation systematically and being proactive, you can alleviate much of the stress and financial burden. Immediate action, thorough documentation, and collaboration with professionals who are #OnYourSide are key to navigating the aftermath of a burst pipe with greater confidence and resilience.

When do I need a Loss Assessor?

OMC History, OMC Claims

I’ve been with OMC Claims for just over a year now, and one thing that’s really grabbed my attention is how vital loss assessors are when regular people up and down the country face unexpected disasters. The big question I faced in 2023 is: “When do I need a Loss Assessor?” Home Insurance: Breaking It […]

Underreported Causes of Fire – BBQ Safety

Ensure Safety and Protect Your Property with OMC Claims, Ireland’s Premier Loss Assessors With the sun gracing us with its presence, more and more people in towns and cities across Ireland are venturing outdoors. The tantalising aroma of burgers in Borrisokane and sausages in Salthill wafting over fences has transformed ordinary individuals into aspiring Jamie […]

Underinsurance and Domestic Insurance Policies

John O'Donoghue - Managing Director, OMC Claims

A Hot Topic – The Risk of Underinsurance The issue of underinsurance and the effect this can have on claims is a hot topic, and it hasreceived ample attention in the national media. The Central Bank’s recent thematic review ofdomestic policies identified several risks, and the actions now required of Insurers, in order that they […]

RESILIENCE TO RECOVERY

Stephen Nolan, Specialist - Major & Complex Loss, OMC Claims

A rapid increase in economic activity will very often precipitate the occurrence of
accidental fires and similar catastrophic losses, which has been the case during the last 18 months

Empathy & Insurance Loss Assessing

Mark Quinn, OMC Claims

The March of Technology When Christmas recedes into a dim and somewhat distant memory, some of you may still be looking at the box-fresh Amazon Echo or Google Home units that were given as gifts. There is a debate as to whether these devices are a ‘spy’ in the home, gathering up information and data […]

Accidental Fire?

There is legislation which provides property owners with immunity for loss or damage caused by the spread of fire from their premises. It is the shortest law on the Statute Book, but when does it apply? The Accidental Fires Act, 1943 One of the most frequent queries raised by our broker partners when fire claims […]