TITLE

Weather Patterns

AUTHOR(S)
Bieck, Christian; Notestein, David A.
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Best's Review;Feb2010, Vol. 110 Issue 10, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of climatic change on insurance firms in the U.S. The authors mention that weather changes, such as intense typhoons, hurricanes and heat waves, will likely increase property and casualty claims, putting insurers at risk of potential increase of losses. To mitigate its impact, they suggest that these companies should become active in loss control and engineering, develop new products and services, and improve their risk management schemes.
ACCESSION #
48169541

 

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