This PowerPoint report, presented by Robert Hartwig, president of the Insurance Information Institute, at the DRI Insurance Coverage and Practice Symposium in New York on December 12, 2013 focuses on catastrophe trends in the United States. The presentation includes separate sections on U.S. catastrophe loss trends; insurance issues related to Hurricane Sandy; public opinion concerning catastrophes; federal terrorism insurance legislation; and tort trends, including the BP and Deepwater Horizon litigation.
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