What to do -- and not do -- after wildfire damage to property

(Credit: Steve Kiggins/KCPQ-TV)

SEATTLE -- The NW Insurance Council offers the following key points and recommendations for those who have suffered damage to their homes or businesses from wildfire:

What to do and not do after wildfire damage:

    What’s typically covered?

      To learn more about filing a claim after a disaster, The Insurance Information Institute offers a free online brochure called Settling a Claim After a Disaster. Also, visit NW Insurance Council’s disaster preparation website at GetReadyNW.org.

      NW Insurance Council is a nonprofit, public-education organization funded by member insurance companies serving Oregon, Washington and Idaho.