Global insured losses from natural disasters reach $ 107 billion year-to-date in 2021: Aon

Insurance and reinsurance broker Aon estimates that at the start of the fourth quarter of 2021, global insured losses from natural disasters and severe weather events are about 13% above … Read More

State report highlights ODOT fire clean-up efforts – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

The Almeda fire destroyed vehicles as well as homes and businesses. [Vickie Aldous/Mail Tribune] A state report commissioned by the Oregon Department of Transportation highlighted the agency’s work to clean … Read More

Most Americans Rather To Rebuild Than Move In Natural Disaster Polls – Houston Public Media

GRAND ISLE, LA – SEPTEMBER 4: A man works on the roof of a storm damaged home after Hurricane Ida on September 4, 2021 in Grand Isle, Louisiana. Even as … Read More

Senator Peters Convenes Hearing on Natural Disaster Emergency Management

© Shutterstock Gary Peters US Senator Gary Peters (D-MI), chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs, called a hearing on Wednesday to examine the country’s readiness to … Read More

Oregon Releases Natural Disaster Resource Guide for Oregon Residents | New

September is National Disaster Preparedness Month, and the Oregon Department of Justice, the Department of Consumer and Business Services, and the Council of Building Contractors have prepared a new resource … Read More

Microsoft wants cloud computing to reshape natural disaster modeling, but challenges remain – TechCrunch

Weather forecasting is a notoriously difficult field, but it is a business that is becoming increasingly vital to the day-to-day functioning of our planet. Climate change is intensifying the scale … Read More