How do I make a claim for Storm or Flood Damage after Storm Dylan or Eleanor


First and foremost, If you are out in the storm, please be careful as damaging gusts are causing exteremely poor driving conditions nationwide. @gardatraffic official twitter account has cautioned motorists against debris in almost every county. Dublins Shelbourne Road has been closed this evening (Tuesday) due to high winds possibly affecting a crane.  Flooding has been reported in Limerick and Galway where high tides have combined with storm conditions to cause havock. 

Met Eireann have tweeted from @MetEireann this evening a recorded wind speed of 84kts at Knock Airport at 7pm.

RTE News reported that 'Around 55,000 ESB Customers in the West and North West of the country are without power due to Storm Eleanor. The counties worst effected by the power outage are Mayo, Leitrim, Sligo, Galway and Monaghan. 

Storm Damage Insurance Claims can wreak havoc on your home or property, thus leaving you with the nightmare scenario of having to deal with your insurance company to peruse your insurance claims.

You the consumer are entitled to your own representation when you need to make a claim on your home insurance, your insurer will appoint their own loss adjuster to assess the damage and report back to them with a recommendation of the costs? The Loss Adjuster is working solely on behalf of the insurance company and is there to look after their interests.

Loss assessors are there to help when your property has been damaged and you need to submit a home insurance claim simply because we only work on behalf of the insured, and not the insurer.

Loss Assessors can represent you in all property damage claims, whether it’s on your own policy or a third-party claim for any of the following.

  • Storm Damage

  • Theft Damage

  • Fire Damage

  • Flood Damage

  • Water Damage

  • Impact Damage

  • Malicious Damage

  • Oil Damage

Why Use Us

At Stephen O’Connor & Co we offer a complete and comprehensive loss assessing and claims management service. We provide helpful assistance and advice at this time of crisis when you and your family are your most vulnerable. Appointing our professional loss assessors and claims handlers will ensure your home insurance claims process is dealt with swiftly and efficiently. We can make a huge difference to the compensation you get.

Our first consultation is always free, if you decide that you want to use our company after that, we will look after everything for you including

-       Organising emergency works to make your property safe and prevent any further loss.

-       The arrangement of temporary alternative accommodation to suit you and your family.

-       Preparation, collection, and collaboration of all documentation to formulate your claim.

-       Handling all the negotiations with your insurance company (on your behalf of course).

-       Assisting you with selecting suitable contractors and tradespeople to carry out your reinstatement works.

-       Supervising your complete reinstatement works to ensure your building is restored to a pre-loss condition and to current building regulations.