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Wildfire Insurance Protections for California Fire Victims

There is now more financial protection for California victim’s wildfires.

Posted: Aug 29, 2018 9:27 AM

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - There is now more financial protection for California victim’s wildfires.


Gov. Brown Tuesday signed into law a bill to strengthen consumer protections for homeowners after wildfires.


The State Insurance Commissioner says AB 1797 requires insurance companies to provide homeowners with updated replacement cost-estimates for their homes every other year or take inflation costs into consideration to calculate that figure.

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