PDA is an independent damage appraisal firm, offering accurate estimates at an industry-leading speed.
We're a leader in damage estimates for:
- Over-the-road trucks.
- Specialty equipment.
We complete nearly 450,000 appraisals and lease turn-in inspections a year. It’s thanks to our national team of more than 650 local appraisers.
- Speed. When our clients need us, we respond swiftly. Our auto cycle times are less than two days on average, and our cycle times for other appraisal services average less than five days.*
- Consistency. Our results are repeatable and reliable because we’re guided by proven processes.
- Accuracy. We complete estimates thoroughly. Our goal is to get the job done right the first time to help you close claims faster.
We use and develop the latest technologies and measurements to complete inspections. And we work alongside our client partners, their customers, and the organizations and people in between to ensure that processes are seamless.
It’s all done to help our client partners speed up the processing of their claims and reduce downtime.
PDA first opened its doors in 1963. Our corporate headquarters are in Fort Worth, Texas.
*Cycle time claims are based on the monthly average of estimate cycle times across all PDA offices, calculated in business days.