Risk Science: What You Need to Read Today
The powerful earthquake that struck New Zealand was unusual in that a big event on one fault may have immediately triggered a big event on a second fault.
here are fears the underground stress could set off even bigger tremors nearby.
We are not blank slates with regard to how susceptible we are to emerging strains of flu virus, researchers have discovered.
Treasurer says report concludes tornadoes destroyed transmission lines in the north of South Australia, triggering the blackout.
Risk Business: What You Need to Read Today
“This acquisition is part of Argo Group’s strategic initiative to build scale in its London- and Bermuda-based platforms by adding complementary lines of specialty business.”
atural disasters have a more devastating impact on the poor than widely thought, forcing some 26 million people into poverty each year.
Insurers have paid out $1.5 million in claims related to the 2011 Prague earthquake, by far the most in seismicity damages paid in Oklahoma for a single event.
RMS will focus on strengthening India’s disaster preparedness and expand insurance coverage to narrow the protection gap.