On 100th Anniversary of San Francisco Quake, S&P Focuses on Preparedness

Saskal, Rich
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/17/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32361, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports the 100th anniversary of the devastating 1906 San Francisco, California earthquake. The 7.9 magnitude earthquake shook the city violently for 45 to 60 seconds, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Standard Poor's Corp. observed that about 85 percent of California homeowners do not have earthquake insurance coverage.


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