REPORTING: Report damage to your primary residence only
(Damage to outbuildings, driveways, etc., will not be eligible for FEMA
here for info on how and when to report damage, what information is
needed, and what you can expect during the damage assessment process.
KEEP A GOOD
RECORD: Documentation is an important part of damage reporting.
Take videos or still photos, maintain a diary of emergency repairs, keep
receipts, etc. Do what you have to do to make your home safe and
habitable, but be sure to document every step. Notify your
insurance carrier right away.
ASSISTANCE: Here is some
general post-earthquake guidance
that can help you
through the initial reporting process.