Are there really more tornadoes than ever?
The 2013 hurricane season predictions and the potential cost of a modern-day Miami superstorm.
This year’s Lloyd’s of London Science of Risk Prize winner improves on existing flood risk models.
People are increasingly turning to mobile devices for emergency info, but they could use more options.
Recent natural catastrophes have exposed risks in emerging markets that have historically been considered low risk for disasters.
Weather risk makes most think of hurricanes and tornadoes, but companies can’t ignore the “everyday” wrath of Mother Nature.
Companies may think they’re prepared for disasters, but their employees overwhelming do not. And that hurts business.
A new study shows how cultural factors in the United States, Japan and Turkey affect how residents prepare for disasters.
Similar hurdles prevent most organizations from properly preparing for disasters. But each can be overcome.
Cat models are integral to pricing catastrophe risk. But we must be wary of over-simplifying their results.
The 2012 Atlantic hurricane season is expected to be quiet. Then again, these are merely predictions.
Coastal mangrove forests create a natural barrier against tsunamis.
Developing a disaster recovery plan and assembling a team to implement that plan, before a loss occurs, is invaluable.
The most costly disaster in world history, floods everywhere, tornado outbreaks, wildfires and a rare Northeast hurricane made 2011 a year we wish never happened.
This summer’s flooding of the Missouri River is the worst in its storied history of devastation.