You can call the Georgia Insurance Department call center this weekend with questions about hurricane damage


Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens has extended the Georgia Insurance Department’s telephone assistance hours to include this Saturday and Sunday to help consumers impacted by Hurricane Michael.

The extended hours will be:

Saturday, October 13 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Sunday, October 14 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

“We will be taking calls to answer any questions consumers may have regarding their insurance claims,”Hudgens said.

The call center number is (800) 656-2298. In person assistance may be obtained during normal business hours: 8 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday. Hurricane Michael insurance related information may also be found at