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Disasters + Preparedness Hurricanes: Insurance and recovery resources

Getting back to normal after a hurricane can take some time. To assist in the recovery process, the Triple-I has compiled useful information around post-disaster safety and insurance coverage questions. In addition, resources specific to Alabama, Florida, Louisiana and  Mississippi affected by recent storms are included. | Hurricane Insurance Guide    

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Disasters + Preparedness Wildfires: insurance and recovery resources

To assist in the recovery process after a wildfire, the Triple-I has compiled useful information around post-disaster safety, insurance coverage questions, and detailed guidance on how to file a claim. In addition, resources specific to those in California and Colorado affected by wildfires are also included. Wildfire protection for businesses | 3 key steps to simplify filing claims

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Insight + Analysis

Insurance Industry 2020 - Commentary on first half financial results

The property/casualty (P/C) insurance industry turned in a profitable overall performance in the first half of 2020. Policyholders’ surplus reached a near-record high, and  premium growth is now experiencing its longest sustained period of gains in a decade. Fundamentally, the P/C insurance industry remains quite strong financially, with capital adequacy ratios remaining high, relative to long-term historical averages.

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I.I.I. Glossary

CREDIT SCORE- The number produced by an analysis of an individual’s credit history. The use of credit information affects all consumers in many ways, including getting a job, finding a place to live, securing a loan, getting telephone service and buying insurance. Credit history is routinely reviewed by insurers before issuing a commercial policy because businesses in poor financial condition tend to cut back on safety, which can lead to more accidents and more claims. Auto and home insurers may use information in a credit history to produce an insurance score. Insurance scores may be used in underwriting and rating insurance policies. (See Insurance score )

NO-FAULT MEDICAL- A type of accident coverage in homeowners policies.

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I.I.I. News Wire

Triple-I: P/C Insurers Remained Profitable In 2020’s First-Half Despite Challenges

For immediate release New York Press Office: 917-923-8245, michaelb@iii.org   NEW YORK, Oct. Read More

Triple-I: Zeta to Make Gulf Coast Landfall On Oct. 28

For immediate release Florida Press Office: 904-806-7813, markf@iii.org   SAINT JOHNS, Fla., Oct. Read More

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Events Calendar

Wildland-Urban Interface Conference
November
04
2020
Emerging issues and innovative opportunities in wildland fire management. Virtual: Website
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