Risk Science: What You Need to Read Today
A strong 6.8 magnitude earthquake epicentred in Manipur hit the northeastern region, causing damage to buildings and triggering panic.
Sensor technology may help you stay out of harm’s way.
Days of downpours totaling 10 inches or more in spots pushed the Mississippi and smaller rivers over their banks in several states. .
The sums allocated to flood-prone areas sparked a political row on Sunday amid accusations that promised extra funding was too little, too late.
Risk Business: What You Need to Read Today
Insurance claims from natural disasters such as storms and earthquakes fell to $27 billion in 2015 as the overall cost of natural catastrophes dropped to its lowest level since 2009.
Insurance group IAG has secured $7 billion worth of reinsurance cover for 2016 as it braces for potentially devastating bushfire, hail and storms this Australian summer.
For David Einhorn, 2016 can’t start soon enough.
Flooding victims and their insurers start to count the cost of Storms Desmond, Eva and Frank.