Disaster Preparedness

Basics
Making Sure Your Home Is Properly Covered for a Disaster Article
For many people, their home is their greatest asset, so it is crucial to avoid being underinsured.
Making Your Home More Hurricane Resistant: Five Steps Video
Preparing an Effective Evacuation Plan Article
Evacuation: How to Get Organized Video
Evacuation: The 10 Minute Challenge Video
Including Your Pets in Evacuation and Disaster Planning Article
Disaster Planning with Pets Video
Hurricane and Disaster Preparedness Video
Tornado Safety Article
In an average year about 1,000 tornadoes are reported in the United States.
Protecting Your Home from an Earthquake Video
Protecting Your Roof from Hail Video
Don't Be A Dummy About Flood Insurance Video
Lightning Myths Video
How to Pick a Lightning Protection System Video
Personal Experiences
Personal Stories: The Hodas Discuss Checking Insurance Policies Regularly Video
Personal Stories: The Hodas Discuss Staying on Top of Insurance Paperwork Video
Personal Stories: The Hodas Discuss the Importance of Drinking Water Video
Personal Stories: The Robinsons Discuss Choosing Insurance for a New Home Video
Personal Stories: The Robinsons Discuss Flood vs Homeowners Insurance Video
Personal Stories: The Radkas Share Their Experience About Fire Preparedness Video
Personal Stories: Lenore Duplesses Discusses Being Fully Prepared for a Disaster Video
Lessons Learned from Hurricane Irene Video
Backgrounders and Research
Catastrophes: Insurance Issues Issues Updates
The Value of Building Codes Article
Building codes are intended to increase the safety and integrity of structures, thereby reducing deaths, injuries and property damage from a wide range of hazards.