Property Damage Specialist
"Long Before Katrina & After"
  • Services Overview
    Over the years of experience and hundreds of hours of class room education courses, we have perfected a method of drying and controlling the ambient indoor climate while providing a clean and comfortable breathing environment. More

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    Michael Orlando, CR, WLS, CMR, CIEC


    Emergency Restoration, Inc.

    • La. State Lic. #: 250162

    University of New Orleans

    • Bachelor of Science, Business Administration

    Restoration Industry Association

    National Institute of Disaster Restoration

    • Certified Restorer (industries highest designation)
    • Water Loss Specialist
    • Certified HVAC cleaning specialist
    • Technical Management Certification
    • Pricing & Estimating Certification
    • Moisture & Mold Remediation

    Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification

    • Fire & Smoke Damage Restoration Technician
    • Water Damage Restoration Technician
    • ODOR Control Technician
    • Carpet Cleaning Technician
    • Carpet Repair & Re-installation Technician
    • Journeyman Cleaner & Restorer

    American Council for Accredited Certification

    • Council-certified Microbial Remediator
    • Council-certified Indoor Environmental Consultant

    Professional Insurance Agents of Louisiana

    • Active Member 2000 – present
    • 2009-President, N.O. Chapter

    Independent Insurance Agents of Greater New Orleans

    • Member 2004 – present

    National Association of Insurance Professionals – New Orleans

    • 2005 member – present

    Louisiana Claims Association – New Orleans

    • 1996 – present
    • 2003 – 2008 Board of Director Committee Chairman

    Honorable Order of Blue Goose International

    • 1994 – present
    • 2005 President


    • FEMA Certified National Flood Insurance Program Adjuster
    • Author of numerous property damage reports & articles
    • Presentator of numerous public speaking engagements
    • 300 + CE hours in property damage issues
    • 450 + classroom hours in property damage restoration

    Professional Insurance Agents

    • Active member 2000-present
    • President, New Orleans Chapter 2009
    • 2010-Current, Board Member

    Greater New Orleans Hotel and Lodging Association

    • Active Allied Member, 2011-present
    • Allied Advisory Council, Present

    International Facility Management Association

    • Active Member, 2011-present

    South Louisiana Chapter of the Risk and Insurance Society

    • Active Member, 2011-present

    ** Featured in Surplus Lines Reporter & Insurance News, Jan. 2002 & 09

    *** Featured on Cox TV, “Rebuilding New Orleans” , Oct. 2005

  • Testimonials

    " Your company had one of the larger scopes of work on this job……. I appreciate your willingness to attack the schedule, your professionalism in handling all reports and inspections required and your work ..." More...