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The main tasks of this professional is to examine, quantify and insure an asset before and after a loss. To this end, they estimate the value of the object or asset and quantify the price at which it must be insured, employing insurance techniques and analysing the characteristics of the insurance contract and of the object or asset to be insured.


  • Estimate the value of the insured good before a loss occurs. The estimate is made taking into consideration the technical knowledge on the object or good to insure (civil engineering works, industry, food, automotive industry, etc.) and the circumstances that can damage it.
  • Assess the damages caused to a good once the loss has happened. To do this, the loss adjuster assesses the extent of the damage and determines whether it is covered by the purchased insurance.
  • Observe the objective situation in which the loss has occurred in order to assess the liabilities and indemnify the insured party based on these liabilities through deduction or induction methods, applying the technical knowledge on the specific matter in which the insurance tasks are carried out (civil engineering works, industry, food, automotive industry, etc).
  • Determine the indemnity to be received by the affected party (person or company) according to the previous analysis of damages and the circumstances in which the loss has occurred.

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