Welcome to Claims Associates

We're Here When You Need Us.

As an independent claims adjusting company and third party administrator, we are committed to providing you with the highest quality claims handling services available in the industry. Claims Associates has been providing comprehensive claims services for over 25 years. You will find that our professionalism and experience are reflected in our staff and processes to bring you the excellence you expect.

We tailor our programs and procedures to meet or exceed your expectations. We will provide the best service available to take care of what you value most, your clients. We know our contact with your valued clients is a reflection of your company. We utilize state of the art software and technology, adjuster experience and efficient processing to deliver the best experience for you and your clients.

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Service Area

South Dakota
North Dakota


Property Claims

We have the experience and expertise to handle your property claims. We are prepared to handle claims ranging from a small storm to a commercial fire loss involving business interruption, reconstruction, and restoration.

Casualty Claims

Through our personalized claim service and prompt contact, we establish a strong relationship with your clients. This allows us to provide a more thorough investigation, and assists us in controlling your claims, and the costs of your claims, as we move towards their conclusion.

Workers' Compensation

Our objective is to work with employers and employees to return employees to good health, maximum medical improvement, and functional recovery while minimizing lost work days and controlling employers' health care costs.

Third Party Administration

Claims Associates Inc provides a range of TPA (Third Party Administration) services to a number of clients, and have been providing these services since our business was formed in 1996.

Legal Nurse Consultant Certified

An LNCC can provide expertise to attorneys and claims adjusters by reviewing the medical records with an understanding of the terminology and issues relating to health care. They will work with you to provide the most cost-effective analysis to quickly identify the strengths and weaknesses of a case/claim.

Medical & Rehab Management

We recognize that the key to controlling medical treatment is to manage the system that provides it.

Physical Damage & Heavy Equipment Claims

We have adjusters specializing in physical damage & heavy equipment claims in SD, MN, NE, IA and WY.

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Claims Associates

We strive to attain the highest standards of education and professionalism, so you can trust us with each and every claim. Our team members are involved in community organizations as well as industry-related events and professional organizations. We attend and teach continuing education to keep up with the community and industry.

Our goal is to become an extension of your operation by developing a long lasting partnership with your company.

We welcome you to explore our site to see all our services and the high level of education and experience our team members have attained .

Why Work With Us


Welcome Nurse Case Manager Philip Klemond to Rehab Associates

Rehab Associates, the Case Management  Division of Claims associates, is happy to introduce our newest member of the team, Nurse Case Manager Philip Klemond. His extensive nursing experience has proven a good fit to help patients navigate appropriate medical care and provide patient education. While Philip was raised in the...

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Kids’ Chance Golf Classic

Claims Associates recently participated in the 3rd Annual RAS Golf Classic, benefiting Kids’ Chance of SD, held at the Falls Golf Course at Grand Falls Casino on 8/8/2023.  The team consisted of Philip Klemond, Nurse Case Manager with Rehab Associates; Jennifer Andrisen Selzler, Work Comp Manager with Claims Associates; Mike...

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Claims Associates Supports Kids Chance of SD

Claims Associates is proud to be a supporter of Kids Chance of South Dakota, a non-profit organization that provides post-secondary and trade school scholarships to the children of SD workers who have been severely or fatally injured in a workplace accident.  The children of these workers often lose opportunities for...

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