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IMPORTANT UPDATE – Any blog post in the Metropolis Solutions Blog Archive that includes any direct or indirect reference to claims handling information was posted prior to 01.07.21, is for general information only and may no longer be applicable due to recent changes in the laws concerning claims handling. Please note that Metropolis does not hold an AFS Licence for claims handling and therefore qualified expert assistance should now be sought from a lawyer about any claim or potential claim as of the 01.07.21. Metropolis Solutions can still consult on claims handling matters but only in the instance where we are directly engaged to do so by your legal representative.

How we solve plumbing nightmares – permanently!

With decades of experience, our uniquely qualified and skilled expert Plumbers and Loss Adjusters know what to do to help.  We have the expertise to get to the bottom of what’s REALLY wrong, identify who’s accountable,  work out what needs to be done and calculate how much it will cost to get it fully and finally FIXED. Our success is...

Water is the Enemy

Water is a powerful force.  It’s responsible for the Grand Canyon and Niagara Falls.  We humans capture it in reservoirs and pipe it into our homes, so we feel like we have it tamed.  We may have it caged, but it is no more tamed than the lions in Melbourne Zoo. Water can be the destroyer of buildings if a building...

When the plumber met the adjuster…

Metropolis Solutions is the brain child of forensic plumbing expert Russell Kirkwood and insurance Loss Adjuster David Pockett.  Between them, they have over six decades of experience in solving wicked plumbing problems and insurance disputes in both commercial and residential buildings. The Plumber Russell is a licensed plumber with 25 years’ experience across large scale commercial projects, heating and cooling, roof plumbing...