Agents Walk Claims Tightrope For Clients

Honest communication and remaining the advocate for the customer are the best ways for producers to handle any conflict between clients with claims against insurers, independent agents suggest.

The primary role of any independent agent, they said, is to make sure the customer is being treated fairly by the insurer. However, it is equally important, agents contend, to make sure the agency maintains its reputation for integrity with its carriers.

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