As we recover from the damages of Hurricane Laura, it is important to protect your yourself and your property from potential fraud during Post-Storm recovery. After a natural disaster, contractors and workers from out of town will arrive to offer recovery related services such as home repair, tree cutting, and debris removal. Many of these companies are legitimate businesses who provide professional services for a fair cost.
However, citizens must be aware of potential scammers who prey on people during this time of suffering. It is important to protect yourself from being a victim of post-storm fraud.