claims adjuster

claims adjusters
N-COUNT
A claims adjuster is someone who is employed by an insurance company to decide how much money a person making a claim should receive. [AM]
Syn:
(in BRIT, use loss adjuster)

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • Adjuster — An insurance claims agent. A claims adjuster is charged with evaluating an insurance claim to determine the insurance company s liability under the terms of an owner s policy. There are different types of adjusters. They may represent the… …   Investment dictionary

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