Andrew Rich has been working as an independent adjuster since being trained under the tutelage of his father Matt Rich in 1999. He has a construction background prior to that, everything from rough carpentry, roofing and residential reconstruction. Andrew has worked as an independent field adjuster mostly in the South and SW Florida area since then and handled homeowner’s insurance claims and worked nearly every major hurricane since 2003. He has worked with numerous carriers on first and third party claims and provided appraisal and loss consulting services as well. He has been working with Premier Adjusting throughout his independent career until brought in office in Tampa as a manager in August 2011.
As part of Premiers management staff Andrew works closely with our partners in the insurance industry striving daily to provide excellent service to them and their clients. On a daily basis he work with our independent adjusters to assist them in providing the best possible service to insured’s and work product to the carriers we work with and as a file reviewer to ensure we are providing timely, accurate and the best possible customer service on each and every file. As our Catastrophe Claims Manager his responsibilities include recruiting and communicating with our independent cat adjusters. In the event of a large storm event Andrew will be onsite to provide training to our independent staff and working directly with the carrier(s) to ensure continuity of the claims handling process throughout the event.