Insurers are set to pay out a record $135 billion to cover losses from natural disasters in 2017.
Who clears up the wreckage of natural and man-made catastrophes and where does it go?
Hurricane Harvey is likely to be one of the costliest natural disasters in the USA. See the list of major environmental disasters in August 2017.
The revised loss estimate the property insurance market from Cyclone Zeus in France is up and it goes up to 284M euros. Natural disaster can be costly!
Relentless seasonal flooding that began in mid-June resulted in continued fatalities and damage across parts of Asia in July, causing an estimated US$11 billion in economic losses, according to Impact […]
Impact Forecasting has published the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during May 2017. Several […]
A 25-year-old broke into a DoD satellite communication system and doxed around 800 Department of Defense employees. The hacker stole “ranks, usernames and email addresses of more than 800 users, […]
On Aug. 23, 2005, a troubling tropical depression began to form just off the coast of the southeastern Bahama Islands. Six days later, after first making landfall in southern Florida […]
Impact Forecasting has published the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which evaluates the impact of the natural disaster events that occurred worldwide during April 2017. View […]
James Katte was completely unprepared for the wall of soil and rubbish that barrelled into his Auckland home on Tuesday night. The former furniture maker and his partner Therese were […]