New York State
New York, July 31, 1998
INSURANCE DEPT. RESPONDS TO ALL INSURANCE CLAIM QUESTIONS AND
COMPLAINTS IN THE WAKE OF THE TIMES SQUARE ACCIDENT
Businesses and Individuals Can Call the Departments Emergency Toll-Free Hotline
Superintendent of Insurance Neil D. Levin today announced that help is still available to companies and individuals who have insurance-related questions or complaints regarding the recent scaffolding collapse in Times Square.
To help consumers with their immediate insurance questions after the accident, the Department sent a representative to the citys temporary Business Services emergency on-site office in Times Square on Monday. With the temporary office closing today, the Department has representatives on hand to answer questions and help consumers deal with any problems.
For assistance, individuals and businesses can call the Departments toll-free disaster hotline at 1-800-339-1759.