Independent Insurance Adjuster - SAMS & Associates On The Ready for Fire Season Through California &
Donald K. Sams & Associates, Inc., a leader in providing quality independent claims adjusting, is on the ready
with fires raging in the Western United States. There have already been over 100 fire incidents reported in
Sacramento, California - September, 11, 2012 - Donald K. Sams & Associates, Inc., a leader
in providing quality independent claims adjusting, is on the ready with fires raging in the Western United States.
There have already been over 100 fire incidents reported in California alone. SAMS’ teams are on standby in
California, Oregon and Washington in the case that any fire expands and threatens homes, businesses or farms.
Last month’s Ponderosa Fire, near Redding, California, burned over 27,000 acres and was started on Sunday, August
19th by a lightning strike. The Ponderosa Fire destroyed 52 residences and 81 outbuildings but is now 100%
contained thanks to the combined efforts of Cal Fire. SAMS & Associates had a unit on scene, ready to assist if
needed. SAMS has assembled a team of catastrophe adjusters that specialize in fire and smoke losses. This specialty
team is ready to deploy on a moment’s notice.
In Washington it was reported that the Taylor Bridge Wildfire burning near Cle Elum, Washington has claimed at
least 51 homes and cabins as well as 26 outbuildings have been destroyed and six homes damaged. The fire is
believed to be started by nearby construction work.
SAMS & Associates remains ready and closely monitors the status of any fires burning throughout the western
“We have our teams on standby for our clients. We want them to know they can count on us no matter the situation,”
Don Sams stated. “Their insured’s are going through a traumatic and devastating situation; we are here to ease
their minds as well as our client’s.”
SAMS & Associates is a leading independent insurance adjusting firm serving California, Nevada, Arizona,
Colorado, Oregon and Washington. With claims adjusters throughout the Western US, SAMS & Associates
investigates, inspects and adjusts all types of commercial and residential property and liability claims. SAMS
& Associates has the required licensing and experienced staff for SIU insurance investigations and
administration. For more information contact 800-566-7267 or on the web at