Post Tagged with: "hurricane sandy"

FEMA Extends Deadline to Request Hurricane Sandy Claims Review

FEMA Extends Deadline to Request Hurricane Sandy Claims Review

September 19, 2015 at 1:05 pm 431 comments

Do you think you were underpaid by your flood insurance? You may be eligible to have your claim reviewed. The Requests for FEMA Flood Insurance Claims Review have been extended to Oct. 15th, 2015. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced today that any additional flood insurance proceedsRead More

Sandy Survivors Have A Second Chance At Flood Insurance Proceeds

Sandy Survivors Have A Second Chance At Flood Insurance Proceeds

May 28, 2015 at 2:05 pm 15 comments

FEMA Announces Insurance Claims Review On May 15, 2015, over two-and-a-half years after Hurricane Sandy, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that people who submitted a Hurricane Sandy flood insurance claim and who are not satisfied with the amount of money they received for their losses may ask forRead More

Touro Law Center Helps you Understand FEMA Review Process

Touro Law Center Helps you Understand FEMA Review Process

May 26, 2015 at 8:50 pm 0 comments

Touro Law Center’s TLC Heart Disaster Relief Clinic is hosting a workshop on May 27, to help Super Storm Sandy victims navigate the process of having their flood insurance claims reviewed. The FEMA review process can be complex and lengthy. Take this opportunity to get some answers to questions you haveRead More

FEMA extends SANDY Transitional Shelter program – Aug. 6

FEMA extends SANDY Transitional Shelter program – Aug. 6

July 9, 2013 at 2:45 pm 124 comments

Following several deadline extensions, FEMA has granted another 30-day extension to the Transitional Sheltering Assistance program. The new check out date for Sandy affected patrons in the program is August 6, 2013. Eligible survivors have been contacted by FEMA to let them know about the extension. This is a temporaryRead More

Long Island and Hudson Valley: Sandy Resources Specifically for you

Long Island and Hudson Valley: Sandy Resources Specifically for you

June 25, 2013 at 2:52 pm 1 comment

The New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services has compiled a comprehensive list of resources for residents living in Nassau County, Suffolk County and the Hudson Valley. New York Hurricane Sandy: Disaster Recovery Resources This resource included information on how to access services for the entire family (including resources for pets),Read More

Sandy Insurance Claims: Preserve Your Right to Recover

Sandy Insurance Claims: Preserve Your Right to Recover

April 29, 2013 at 12:59 pm 264 comments

Clic aquí para leer en Español Thank you to Benjamin Rajotte, director of the Disaster Relief Clinic at Touro Law for this blog post on Sandy Disaster Relief Services:  This checklist has information on how to preserve your right to recover “replacement cost value” (RCV) from your insurer – which isRead More

Sandy Victims may be receiving scam mail from agencies claiming to be HRA (Human Resource Administration)

Sandy Victims may be receiving scam mail from agencies claiming to be HRA (Human Resource Administration)

April 14, 2013 at 12:06 am 1 comment

Legal aid programs working with Sandy victims in New York City have noticed a disturbing trend.  It seems Sandy victims are receiving postcards from agencies claiming to be the HRA (Human Resource Administration).  This postcard closely resembles official NYC government mailing.  This has led many Sandy victims to think thatRead More