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Why should I attend the 2024 Mid-America Catastrophe Services Claims Conference?

Perhaps this question is on your mind, or maybe I just put it there. At any rate, I am glad you asked. The 2024 Mid-America Catastrophe Services Claim Conference As a claims professional, I have attended many industry conferences over the years, from those hosted by independent adjusting firms like Mid-America to broader industry conferences […]

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How do I know if adjusting is right for me?

Not long ago, I spoke to a class of claims-adjusting hopefuls. They were preparing to take the Texas All-Lines Adjuster Test that very afternoon, after spending three days preparing. They had so many questions for me about how to launch a career, get on the roster of an independent adjusting firm, how to best prepare themselves for […]

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Ready, Set…Go! The Mid-America Catastrophe Services 2023 Readiness Guide for the CAT Adjuster

I recently asked key members of the Mid-America Catastrophe Services executive, deployment, account management, and CAT teams to share their thoughts on the top five things each catastrophe adjuster should do to prep for hurricane season. Following are their responses. Zack Meadows, Partner/CEO Make sure you have a good operational computer. Make sure you have […]

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Let’s hear it for the Betio Bastards! Or, what can the catastrophe adjuster learn from military slogans?

There are few for whom I have more respect than soldiers. Those men and women who choose to put themselves to the test in unimaginably difficult ways under extreme conditions, who risk life and limb in the service of their country, and who stand guard over liberty have my highest respect and deepest thanks. I, […]

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Adjust U assists a corporate person’s transition to independent claims adjusting

We have talked before about the 5-star experience for the Adjust U learner. We have heard from students who have come to us at various stages in their life and from different walks of life. Some are straight out of high school or college, launching a career. Some are early in their career path and […]

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7 Habits of Highly Effective Field Claims Adjusters

At Mid-America Catastrophe Services, we are privileged to work with some of America’s best field and desk claims adjusters. Our top performers work as much as they want and earn six figures annually. More importantly, they are good people. They are empathetic, energetic, and efficient. They are effective because they have developed important habits that […]

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Mid-America Catastrophe Services named to Inc 5000 as one of the fastest-growing companies in the United States, proving the power of consistency

“Consistency, thou art a jewel.” ~William Shakespeare “Consistency is an underappreciated form of intentional magic disguised as a mundane doing.” ~Victoria Erickson, author   Congratulations to Our Team! Mid-America Catastrophe Services made the 2023 Inc Magazine INC 5000 list of the fastest-growing companies in the Southeast Region of the United States. Hard work had plenty […]

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Mid-America Catastrophe Services, Mobile, Alabama, and Adjust U, Grand Prairie, Texas Announce Leadership Restructure in Light of Record Growth

  Mid-America Catastrophe Services owners Zack Meadows (CEO) and Stacy Story (COO) have announced a significant restructure in company leadership. Gene Strother, former Vice President of Operations has been named President of Adjust U, a separate company devoted to the training and development of adjusters and claims professionals, also owned by Meadows and Story. Strother […]

    Founded in America’s heartland in 1980, Mid-America Catastrophe Services has an established track record of quality and integrity in daily and catastrophe claim management. Headquartered on the Gulf Coast since 2013, we retain the commitment to excellence that has been the cornerstone of our company for more than 30 years.


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