As storms tear up neighborhoods, homes can suffer damage due to hail, rain, high winds, lightning, and falling trees or debris. Your first priorities should be to make sure that your family is safe and notify the authorities if you have downed power lines or other dangerous conditions on your property during a storm. Once it’s safe, you need to investigate the damage as soon as possible and report it to your insurance company. Although this process can be nerve racking, knowing what to expect can relieve some of the stress. It is important to know more about storm damage claims so as to prevent and avoid insurance claim frauds as much as possible. Here are some of the common questions about storm damage claims answered in this article.