Risk Science: What You Need to Read Today
Flooding appeared to be the main cause of the fatalities.
Flooding, storm surge, fierce winds and tornadoes were all threats to Florida.
Slow earthquakes regularly move more earth than deadly fast quakes, but no one feels a thing.
Particles in the air the impact on the formation and breakup of clouds has not yet been included in weather and climate models.
Risk Business: What You Need to Read Today
Cantons push back, but one proposal calls for compulsory earthquake insurance imposed at a federal level.
Catastrophe bonds are yielding over 5 percent, but market-watchers warn investors need to take care before entering the $25 billion market.
The proposed mandatory catastrophe insurance for all households and micro, small and medium enterprises has been shelved, an official of the Insurance Commission said.
IAG said it will use the Limitations Act against body corporates which own multi-unit properties, and commercial building owners.