DuBose Insurance Agency
P.O. Box 568
826 E. Sarah DeWitt
Gonzales, TX  78629
(830) 672-9581
(800) 541-4780
Seguin Insurance Agency
P.O. Box 1272
1025 E. Court St.
Seguin, TX 78155
 (830) 379-2588

 

In Case of a Motor Vehicle Accident

Here's What to Do

  • Take precautions necessary to protect the scene of the accident from further accidents.

  • Call the police. If someone is injured, request medical assistance. If fire is involved, request fire department aid.

  • Answer police questions. Give identifying information to other party involved, but make no comments about assuming responsibility.


What to do in the event of a Property Loss

  • Notify your insurance company or it's agent.

  • Protect your property against further damage.

  • Make reasonable and necessary repairs to protect the property.

  • An adjuster will be sent from your insurance company to examine the damage and give you an estimate of the cost of repairs or replacement


How to Minimize Water Damage

  • Shut off the water source if possible.

  • Remove as much water as possible by blotting or mopping.

  • Wipe excess water from wood furniture after removal of lamps and tabletop items

  • Remove and pro up wet upholstery cushions for even drying

  • Place aluminum foil or wood blocks under furniture legs

  • Remove oriental or other colored rugs from wet carpeting

  • Turn on air conditioner for maximum drying in summer.

  • Do not use household vacuum to remove water

  • Don't turn on ceiling fixtures if ceiling is wet, and keep out of areas where ceilings are sagging from retained water.

  • Don't use TV's or other household appliances while standing on wet carpeting or floors, especially not on wet concrete floors.

  • Don't leave books, magazines, or other colored items on wet carpeting.

  • Don't leave wet fabrics in place.