10. A claims adjuster is a natural person who, in the field of damage insurance, investigates insured losses, appraises damages and negotiates the settlement of claims.
The following are not claims adjusters:
(1) persons who, in pursuing activities in a field other than insurance, carry out one of the functions of a claims adjuster;
(2) natural persons responsible for appraising damage to automobiles.
1998, c. 37, s. 10; 2018, c. 23, s. 5121.