Filing paperwork is the most important task. You must provide all the data and information to your insurance company before filing a claim. The major requirement is the evidence, make sure you have proper evidence to support your claim before submitting the application. The Insurance Companies review the information and check all the facts and figures before approving or denying any case.
After filing a claim it is important to follow up,
"Follow up once a week or so to find out if there's anything else you should do". says Truetel
"Every insurance department has a free service to help you through the claim process and to make sure you are getting everything you are entitled to under your policy" says John Huff