Resilience Blog

Hurricanes

Hurricane Lisa’s Belize Landfall Triggered Parametric Payout for Coral Reef Protection

Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (11/17/2022) Hurricane Lisa’s landfall in Belize on November 2 triggered a parametric insurance policy […]

Wildfires

Complex Risks Call for Sophisticated Solutions

Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (11/17/2022) Wildfires play a complex role in overall climate risk that insurers need to […]

Floods

Coastal Virginia Rises to Meet the Challenge of Sea-Level Rise

Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (11/08/2022) Coastal Virginia is emerging as a living laboratory for innovators interested in testing, […]

Wind

Tenants Would Pay More to Live in Wind-Resilient Buildings, Study Finds

Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (11/01/2022) A majority of tenants in areas prone to high wind risk would be […]

General

Advance Mitigation, Better Building Codes Pay Off

Max Dorfmann, Research Writer, Triple-I (10/27/2022) The Florida town of Babcock Ranch made headlines when Hurricane Ian inflicted devastation across […]

General

Insurance Punches Above Its Weight in Bermuda

By Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (10/14/2022) Imagine you’re riding in a taxi and the driver understands the duties […]

Floods

Hurricane Ian’s Inland Impact Highlights Flood Protection Gap in Florida and Beyond

Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (10/04/2022) Hurricane Ian’s trail of devastation across Florida follows five years of reduced flood […]

General

Climate Risk, Tech & Data Advances Drive Adoption of Parametric Insurance

Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (09/29/2022) Increasing frequency and severity of extreme weather events are helping to drive adoption […]

General

Swiss Re: Hydrogen a Promising Energy Source, But Risks Need to Be Better Understood

Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (09/28/2022) Efforts to de-carbonize the global economy will depend, at least in part, on […]

General

GAO: Strong U.S. Leadership Needed to Reduce Climate-Related Disaster Spending

Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (09/27, 2022) The U.S. government needs “strong leadership and a cohesive, strategic approach” to […]