'Masterful Response' To Disaster Preparedness Is Attributed To New York State Insurance Coalition

December 2001
Insurance Advocate;12/1/2001, Vol. 112 Issue 45, p12
Applauds the disaster planning efforts of the New York State Insurance Disaster Coalition after the terrorist attacks in the United States in September 2001. Statement issued by Jon G. Eager, senior director of claims for the National Association of Independent Insurers; Effectiveness of the response of the coalition to the attacks; Aspects of disaster planning covered by the coalition.


Related Articles

  • From The Editor-in-Chief.  // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;9/9/2002, Vol. 106 Issue 36, p3 

    Focuses on the images of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States. Response of the insurance industry to the attacks.

  • LESSONS LEARNED.  // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Nov2001, Vol. 75 Issue 11, p40 

    Discusses the glitches in the disaster plans of the United States during the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Failure of the federal government to inform local governments about the tragedy; Transportation-related problems that resulted from the incident; Impact of security issues on...

  • An Industry Responds to Crisis. Peters, Dean M. // Welding Design & Fabrication;Oct2001, Vol. 74 Issue 10, p6 

    Focuses on the emergency management provided by various manufacturers on the aftermath of terrorism in United States. Supply of equipment from Harris Calorific; Provision of cutting supplies from Smith Equipment; Supplication of medical grade oxygen by Air Products and Chemicals Inc.

  • This is not a test. Schwartz, Stephen I. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Nov/Dec2001, Vol. 57 Issue 6, p50 

    Offers a look at the emergency plans implemented by the United States government in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Information on the Security Control of Air Traffic and Navigation Aids plan; How the Continuity of Government plan was carried out; Description of the...

  • Restoration, rebuilding continue in lower Manhattan. Fuller, Meghan // Lightwave;Sep2002, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p1 

    Reports on the impact of September 11 terrorist attacks on Manhattan, New York, highlighting the Verizon's Manhattan Recovery Project. Emergency service restoration; Deployment of the bypass cables; Use of Network Equipment Building Standards-certified vendor equipment as a key factor in...

  • Fields establishes Small-Business Recovery Grant. Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News;11/8/2001, Vol. 92 Issue 45, p33 

    Reports the awarding of recovery grant by Borough President C. Virginia Field in Manhattan, New York. Effects of terrorist attacks on business industry; Establishment of Funds coming from Small-Business Recovery Grant Fund; Losses experienced by businesses.

  • States to update preparedness plans.  // State Government News;Oct2001, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p8 

    Deals with the efforts of states in the United States to update and reassess their disaster-preparedness plans in line with the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Information on the Emergency Management Assistance Compact.

  • The long way home. DeMers, Emily // State Government News;Oct2001, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p18 

    Presents an article about the experiences of the officials of the National Emergency Management Association (NEMA) upon learning about the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks while holding their annual conference in Big Sky, Montana. Actions taken by NEMA officials in response to the terrorist...

  • U.S. insurers post record third-quarter cats.  // Canadian Underwriter;Nov2004, Vol. 71 Issue 11, p58 

    Reports on the catastrophe losses posted by U.S. insurers for the third quarter of 2004. Comparison to catastrophe losses during the same period in 2003; Impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the country on property losses during the same year; Reason behind the losses in 2004.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics