POTHOLE CLAIM INFORMATION
HIT A POTHOLE IN THE CITY AND NEED HELP OR DON’T KNOW WHAT TO DO? CONTINUE READING BELOW FOR INFORMATION REGARDING THE CLAIMS PROCESS THROUGH THE STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA.
WHERE TO START
If you sustain damage to your vehicle due to a pothole in The Town of Ceredo you should file a claim to the West Virginia Court of Claims.
Insurance companies and policies vary when it comes to what pothole related damages they will cover. So it is important to check with your insurance provider.
In West Virginia depending on where the pothole was you can file a claim over the damage to your vehicle.
You will need to submit a claim form to the West Virginia Court of Claims. We have the form here or you can go to the website below.
You should be prepared to detail the accident with pictures and provide insurance information and damage estimates.
IT CAN TAKE A YEAR OR MORE TO RECEIVE PAYMENT, IF YOU’RE APPROVED!
In West Virginia, drivers whose vehicle has been damaged due to road conditions can file a reimbursement claim to the Court of Claims located at:
1900 Kanawha Blvd., E., Rm. W-334, Charleston, W.Va.
More information is available by calling 304-347-4851.
The Town of Ceredo only maintains a small portion of the roads in the town. Even if you sustain damage on a city maintained roadway, you must still file a claim through the Court of Claims through the State of WV.
If you have questions, please refer to the number above or contact Town Hall at (304) 453-1041 Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm. We’ll be more than happy to help you out as best we can, but most answers will have to be answered by the Court of Claims.