Add and manage perils

You can add, edit, and remove perils on the Perils screen. Perils added on the Perils screen will populate in the Loss Cause(s) dropdown in the Cause/Peril section of the claim file’s Details screen. Perils removed from the Perils screen will be removed from the Loss Cause(s) dropdown. To access the Perils screen, select System Admin from the Claims menu, and then select Perils.

To add a new peril:

  1. Select the + Add Peril button. The Add Peril dialog box will open.
  2. In the Peril Name box, type the name of the peril you want to add.
  3. In the Peril Code box, type the code associated with the peril name you added.

    Note: Peril codes are for internal purposes only.

  4. Select Save. If you select Cancel, you will return to the Perils screen without saving the information you added.

To edit a peril:

  1. In the perils list, navigate to the peril you want to edit and select the row of or checkbox next to that peril. Actions will appear at the top of the perils list.
  2. Select Edit. The Edit Peril dialog box will open.
  3. Complete the edits you want to make.
  4. Select Save. If you select Cancel, you will return to the Perils screen without editing the peril.

To remove a peril:

  1. In the perils list, navigate to the peril you want to remove and select the row of or checkbox next to that peril. Actions will appear at the top of the perils list.
  2. Select Remove. A pop-up window will open with the following message:

    Are you sure you want to delete?

  3. Select Yes to remove the peril. If you select Cancel, you will return to the Perils screen without removing the peril.