For Immediate Release: October 7, 2011

Update: Hatteras Island Insurance Assistance Center Details

RALEIGH -- Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin has established a series of Insurance Assistance Centers, where people with insurance questions or complaints can meet with representatives from the Department of Insurance and the National Flood Insurance Program in person. People should bring their policy information with them when requesting assistance.

The schedule for the Insurance Assistance Centers is as follows:

Oct. 10-11, NCDOI Eastern Regional Office, 1316 Unit A, Commerce Drive, New Bern, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Oct. 11, Dare County Board of Commissioner's Meeting Room, 954 Marshall Collins Drive, Manteo, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

NEW: Oct. 12, Salvo Fire Department, 27209 Roth Road, Salvo, Hatteras Island, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Assistance is also available by phone during regular business hours, Monday through Friday.

Department of Insurance, Consumer Services Division: 800-546-5664 (toll free in N.C.) or 919-807-6750.
National Flood Insurance Program, Greenville Claims Center: 252-321-0417.