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Weekend Blaze That Destroys Irving Park/ Portage Park Staple Building is to be handled by A. Schoeneman & Co., Inc


Massive Four-Alarm Fire Destroys Chicago Strip Mall And Causes ‘Absolute Gridlock’ Amid Rush Hour

1 critically injured, 12 displaced, in fire at 3-story Uptown building
February 18 2012, 8:27 AM CST

A three-story building caught fire about 7 a.m. this morning in the Uptown neighborhood, critically injuring one resident and slightly injuring a firefighter, officials said.
Chicago Tribune staff article. Click here to access the full story


ABC News Chicago: Fire At Far West Side Apt. Building adjusted by A. Schoeneman & Co., Inc.

New insurance claim system that boosts the bottom line by shorting customers… “Rather than adjusting claims the traditional way, which gave claims managers wide latitude to serve customers, insurers embrace a computer-driven method that produced purposefully low offers to claimants.”
__- The Huffington Post, article by Mollie Reilly & Max Rosenthal
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Fire destroys block-long building […] Schoeneman who has been providing his services to the Indian and Pakistani community for over 40 years […] According to Schoeneman, throughout Chicago many small businesses and most apartment tenants do not have insurance and some business that do have insurance, do not have sufficient coverage to cover their losses.”
__- India Bulletin, a biweekly national newspaper published in Chicago
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“The insurance industry…is purposely misleading customers. The first commandment of the insurance industry is, ‘Thou shalt pay as little, as late, as possible.‘. You go to financial heaven if you can carry out that commandment.”
__- California Lieutenant Governor and former Insurance Commissioner John Garamendi
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“The ‘Good Hands’ company or a leader in anti-consmer practices? Excessive prices and poor claims practices at The Allstate Corporate.”
__- Independant report from the Consumer Federation of America
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