Resilience Blog

Hurricanes

Studies Point to Shifts in Cyclone Formation, Intensity; Too Early to Infer Damage, Loss Impacts

By Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (01/24/2022) A growing body of research suggests tropical cyclones – known as “hurricanes” […]

Floods

Data, Tech Promising for Flood Risk, but Groundwater May Change the Equation

Max Dorfman, Research Writer, Triple-I, 1/18/2022 A recent report by broker Marsh McLennan offers a variety of approaches to address […]

Wildfires

Study Quantifies Benefits of Nature-Based Wildfire-Risk Reduction

By Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (01/12/2022) Creating a fire buffer – an area of reduced fuel that might […]

General

Florida Update: 1/7/2022

Click here to read the latest news from Florida, compiled by Mark Friedlander, Triple-I’s Director of Corporate Communications.

General

California Weekly Update: 1/7/2022

Click here to read the latest news from California and the West, compiled by Janet Ruiz, Triple-I’s Director of Strategic […]

Floods

Commercial Property Flood-Risk Study Underscores Climate-Related Economic Peril

By Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (01/04/2022) Nearly 730,000 commercial and multi-unit residential properties in the contiguous United States […]

Wildfires

Insurers On-Site in Colorado to Help Homeowners Navigate Fire Claims Process

By Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (01/03/2022) Soon after any disaster, homeowners need to shift their focus from ensuring […]

Wildfires

Fewer California Homeowners Non-Renewed in 2020, But More Pushed into FAIR Plan

Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (12/21/2021) The number of California homeowners “non-renewed” in 2020 fell 10 percent from the […]

Tornadoes

Short Data History Makes It Hard to Tie Tornado to Climate Change

Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (12/14/2021) It’s tempting to link extreme weather events like last week’s “quad-state tornado” to […]

Tornadoes

Is the Latest Twister Disaster an Anomaly or “the New Normal?”

Jeff Dunsavage, Senior Research Analyst, Triple-I (12/13/2021) Friday night’s tornado outbreak is set to become the worst and deadliest on […]