201808.12 0 What is a POL or Proof of Loss? in Public Adjusters A Proof of Loss is a policyholder’s statement of the amount of money being requested, signed to and sworn to by the policyholder with documentation to support the amount requested. If you receive a request for a Proof of Loss, please STOP and pick up the phone and call a Public Adjuster. The figure you submit can be a permanent one for the carrier. What if you have additional damages that you have not yet discovered. There are a lot of what ifs! Call a Public Adjuster for a free claim review immediately.