A new study from the nonprofit First Street Foundation projects the impact climate change may have on U.S. flood losses.
Intensifying rainfall fueled by climate change over the past 30 years has caused nearly $75 billion in flood damage in the United States, according
The Triple-I Resilience Accelerator’s flood risk visualization tool is being enhanced with: National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) data on “take-u
Earlier this year, I wrote about the role mangrove forests and coral reefs play in mitigating tropical storm damage and how insurance might help pro
Tropical Storm #Beta is forecast to make landfall in TX by tonight.
Rivers swollen by Hurricane Sally’s rains have devastated parts of the Florida Panhandle and south Alabama, and the storm’s remnants are forecast to
[embedded content] Hurricane Sally made landfall this morning near Gulf Shores, Alabama, as a Category 2 storm with sustained winds of 105 mph and
Perhaps the most emotionally compelling data point invoked by those who would compel insurers – through litigation and legislation – to pay busine
Hurricanes and storm-related flooding are responsible for the bulk of damage from disasters in the United States, accounting for annual economic los
On June 29 the First Street Foundation, a nonprofit research firm, released an analysis of flood risk which shows that nearly 6 million of the natio