Issue #4003
Determining Eligibility

Determining Eligibility: Methods for presenting disaster-related costs to FEMA to obtain eligibility

In the previous issue of Disaster Recovery Today, we discussed the categorization of disaster-related damages. Once damages have been properly categorized, they must also be deemed eligible by FEMA before financial assistance can be obtained. This issue focuses on the methods for presenting disaster-related costs to FEMA to obtain a favorable decision on Public Assistance eligibility.