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Colonial Welcomes New Senior Casualty Adjuster

Jordan Bergeron, AIC-M, CLP, AINS, AIC, WCLA, LPCS

Senior Casualty Adjuster

Jordan joins Colonial with over 10 years of experience in the insurance industry, working in a variety of claims related roles. He began his career as a property and casualty adjuster with a large national insurance carrier. For the past eight years he has worked as a multi-line adjuster, as well as an Assistant Claims Manager, with a municipal risk insurance company.

His most recent work included employment law related claims. He is skilled in claims investigations and experienced in attending litigation and settlement conferences. His interest in insurance fraud investigations began during his studies at Granite State College, where he holds a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration. He has continued to be committed to his education and expanding his knowledge, earning numerous distinctions and certifications as an insurance professional.

Jordan will be handling casualty claim assignments for Colonial primarily throughout Vermont. He is licensed … Read More

Fireworks Safety Tips for a Happy 4th of July

Wishing everyone a safe and happy 4th of July!

In observance of the holiday, our office will be closed on Monday, July 4th. As always, our Emergency Claims Service is available 24/7 by calling 800-445-2330. 

Please remember that fireworks are responsible for nearly 16,000 injuries every year, and nearly ½ of all fires reported on July 4th

According to the National Council on Fireworks Safety, here are some tips for keeping you and your guests safe –

  • Use fireworks outdoors only.
  • Never allow children to play with or ignite fireworks.
  • Keep a bucket of water or garden hose handy in case of fire or mishap.
  • Light fireworks one at a time, then move back quickly.
  • Never try to relight or pick up a “dud” firework that has not ignited fully.
  • Never carry fireworks in a pocket.
  • Never shoot fireworks off in metal or glass containers.
  • Never
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Immediate Opening for Property Field Adjuster – Vermont

Colonial is seeking a full-time, licensed PROPERTY FIELD ADJUSTER to join our Vermont adjusting team.

PROPERTY FIELD ADJUSTER – VERMONT

Colonial Adjustment, New England’s largest independent adjustment firm is a family-owned and operated business located in South Portland, ME. We have provided full-service adjustment services to clients for more than 40 years and continue to grow during our second generation of leadership!

Our dedicated staff is our greatest asset, and we are especially proud of our high employee retention rate. We believe this is a direct result of our family-first philosophy, which fosters a positive work environment while promoting a healthy work-life balance. Our supportive team approach allows us to provide unparalleled customer service to our clients, as well as bring out the excellence in one another.

We are looking for a full-time, licensed, and experienced Property Field Adjuster to join our Vermont Team.  This position handles both … Read More

Immediate Opening for Property Field Adjuster – New Hampshire

Colonial is seeking a full-time, licensed PROPERTY FIELD ADJUSTER to join our New Hampshire adjusting team.

PROPERTY FIELD ADJUSTER – New Hampshire

Colonial Adjustment, New England’s largest independent adjustment firm is a family-owned and operated business located in South Portland, ME. We have provided full-service adjustment services to clients for more than 40 years and continue to grow during our second generation of leadership!

Our dedicated staff is our greatest asset, and we are especially proud of our high employee retention rate. We believe this is a direct result of our family-first philosophy, which fosters a positive work environment while promoting a healthy work-life balance. Our supportive team approach allows us to provide unparalleled customer service to our clients, as well as bring out the excellence in one another.

We are looking for a full-time, licensed, and experienced Property Field Adjuster to join our New Hampshire Team.  This … Read More

Immediate Opening for Auto Adjuster

Colonial is seeking an AUTO ADJUSTER to join our desk adjusting team. This could be a part or full-time position. Compensation will be determined by experience of adjuster.

Licensed Auto Adjuster

Colonial Adjustment, New England’s largest independent adjustment firm is a family-owned and operated business located in South Portland, ME. We have provided full-service adjustment services to clients for more than 40 years and continue to grow during our second generation of leadership!

Our dedicated staff is our greatest asset, and we are especially proud of our high employee retention rate. We believe this is a direct result of our family-first philosophy, which  fosters a positive work environment  while promoting a healthy work-life balance. Our supportive team approach allows us to provide unparalleled customer service to our clients as well as bring out the excellence in one another.

We are looking for part-time or full-time Auto Adjusters to join our … Read More

Colonial Team in Dynamic Dirt Challenge

This past weekend, members of our Colonial family participated in the Dynamic Dirt Challenge at Pineland Farms in New Gloucester. It was a demanding 3+ mile obstacle course designed to challenge all around strength, stamina, and mental grit. This team building activity certainly helped our group discover a new level of camaraderie as we worked together to achieve a true sense of collective accomplishment, cheer one another on, and of course, have a great time and some laughs!

Off to a competitive start!
We all made it!
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Colonial Family Team Participates in Annual CPCU Society Golf Tournament

On June 2nd a Colonial team participated in the Annual Maine CPCU Society Golf Tournament. We are enjoying being able to get out together on the greens again for this important fundraiser, and I particularly appreciated being able to play with my boys who are becoming skilled golfers themselves (often surpassing their dad!).

This fundraiser supports the CPCU organization which promotes excellence through ethical behavior, resources, and continuing education to enable individuals to expand their technical insurance skills and business capabilities. The CPCU designation is the foremost credential for insurance and adjusting professionals who specialize in risk management and property-casualty insurance. We congratulate those who have obtained this distinguished appointment in their career!

Players L-R: Sam Kidder, Kevin Flynn, Scott Kidder, Jack Kidder… Read More

Colonial Welcomes New Auto Adjuster

Joe Lombardo
Residential Auto Adjuster

Please join us in welcoming our newest Auto Adjuster, Joe Lombardo. Joe joins us after a lengthy career as an international manufacturing supply chain and procurement broker. In 2015, he joined his son in the operation of a private investigations business with a focus on investigating claims for the insurance industry.

Joe’s vast experience lends itself very well to adjusting. Having traveled the world, and worked with hundreds of manufacturing teams and clients, Joe is very comfortable working with a wide variety of individuals and businesses. He has strong communication and management skills, as well as research and investigative abilities. Much of his investigative work has involved accident and medical investigation, gathering victim and witness statements, and conducting scene investigations.

He graduated from the University of Connecticut and attended the University of Hartford. He takes building his knowledge and certification base very seriously, pursuing continuing education opportunities … Read More