In relation to my last hurricane blog, Coronavirus Could Complicate Hurricane Season 2020, another complication will be the wave of disaster-related hacking campaigns and scams, according to the federal Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA).
Category: Business, Central, Commercial, Personal, Prevention, Technology, Weather
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Hurricane season is here. Meteorologists are at work and love to make predictions about how many hurricanes will make landfall and their potential severity. People in high-risk areas will be directly affected, of course, but everyone still needs to pay attention….
Category: Business, Claims, Commercial, Financial, Home, Risk Management, Weather
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In light of the recent catastrophic events that have affected a large portion of the country, I wanted to write about preparing a particular member of your family for an impending event: your pet.
Natural disasters can come in many forms, with the most common being related to windstorms, fire, and flooding. More tornados occur in the United States then in any other part of the world. While large scale disasters capture media attention,…
Category: Business, Commercial, Loss Control, Risk Management, Weather
Tags: business, catastrophic event, disaster recovery plan, fire, flooding, hurricane, loss control, natural disaster, risk management, tornadoes, windstorms
In today’s world, life moves pretty fast. Most of us do all that we can to keep up with the daily demands of work, kids, home, and bills that compete for our attention and divide our time. The more we take on, the…
Category: Claims, Home, Household Inventory, Personal
Tags: catastrophic event, claims process, disaster, home contents, home inventory, house fire, household inventory, natural disaster, personal possessions
What if your home were damaged or destroyed by a fire, theft or natural disaster? When it comes time to file the claim with your insurance company, will you be able to list every item that was in every room of…