Fire & Smoke Damage ClaimsPrime Law Group has years of experience in fire insurance settlements. Having dealt with thousands of claims, Prime Law Group has seen the effects a wildfire can have on a home. Wildfires cause an abundant amount of unseen damage. This damage is caused by smoke that is emitted from the wildfires and carried over by the wind. Wildfire contamination can be on the interior/exterior of your building structure, and all of your personal property. These particles may also have a negative effect on your lungs, if not treated with proper care. The images below detail the effect of smoke inhalation on the human body.
The smoke released by any type of fire (forest, brush, crop, structure, tires, waste or wood burning) is a mixture of particles and chemicals produced by incomplete burning of carbon-containing materials. All smoke contains carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide and particulate matter (PM or soot). In case of a wildfire in your area: