$26 million in aid received by Texas wildfire victims

Posted on Monday, November 21st, 2011 at 3:15 pm    

The wildfires that ripped through Central Texas left a vast amount of people looking for help to rebuild their homes and lives. There has currently been $26 million given to Texas wildfire victims.

Roughly $11.8 million was awarded to FEMA grants that will aid individuals with rebuilding homes, renting properties and obtaining personal items. A fund was also set up for individuals who lost their jobs due to the wildfires. As of now $43,000 has gone towards those victims who are currently out of a job.

Since the beginning of the disastrous fires, over 3,900 wildfire victims have sought out FEMA for help and assistance stemming from the destruction of the fires.

If your house was damaged due to a wildfire and you believe that your insurance company acted in bad faith, please contact the Dallas insurance bad faith lawyers of Smith Kendall, PLLC by calling 214-361-6124 today.