Panelists: State fiscal risk from storms is limited
- Climatic Perspective and Impacts of the 1998 Northern New York and New England Ice Storm. DeGaetano, Arthur T. // Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society;Feb2000, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p237
Studies the impact of the ice storm that visited New York and New England in 1998. Liquid-equivalent precipitation totals of the ice storm; Economic damage brought to the area; Duration of the ice storm; Comparison of the intensity of the ice storm with other storms that visited the area.
- Big storm jars area businesses. Mooney, Barbara // Crain's Cleveland Business;8/2/93, Vol. 14 Issue 31, p1
Reports on the Northeastern Ohio storm effecting businesses. Power outages; Comment by James K. Collins of The News-Herald; How businesses made do without electricity; Power situation statistics according to Todd Schneider of the Cleveland Electric Illuminating Co.; Difficulty of businesses that...
- Storm losses mount. Kirk, Don Lewis // Business Insurance;2/7/94, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p57
Reports on the insured losses from the storms that hit Western Europe in January 1994. Estimates amount of losses; Number of casualties; Extent of damage.
- $400 million in storm claims. // Business Insurance;5/2/94, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p2
Reports on the number of claims expected to arise from the storms that struck Texas in April 1994. Amount of damage; Number of claims that may arise; Number of casualties; Extent of damage.
- Weather eye open for opportunities. Garner, James // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;9/2/2004, Vol. 193 Issue 4339, p5
Focuses on the impact of a storm at Boscastle in Cornwall, England in August 2004 on tourism in Great Britain. Damages caused by the storm; Way to counteract the disaster.
- How damage predictions are made. // U.S. News & World Report;3/29/93, Vol. 114 Issue 12, p13
Reports that early estimates of losses from last week's massive storm are $800 million, but experience suggests that figure will rise. How estimates of damage from natural disasters are concocted; Insurance claims; Catastrophe losses totaled $23 billion in 1992.
- Residents in northern Mexico. McLaughlin, Abraham; Siems, Shelby // Christian Science Monitor;8/15/95, Vol. 87 Issue 182, p2
Reports about the damage caused by Tropical Storm Gabrielle in northern Mexico.
- Icy `disaster' turns hospital into both victims and refuges. Weinstock, Matthew // AHA News;01/19/98, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p6
Details how Northeastern state-based hospitals and health care providers are coping with the damages caused by the 1998 Great Ice Storm. First-aid strategies of several hospitals; Insights shared by several hospital officials on the issue.
- Storms, discounting hurt USFreightways; AF, Hunt, USA Truck... Schulz, John D. // Traffic World;4/22/96, Vol. 246 Issue 4, p35
Reports that the storms which the United States experienced in 1996 along with the intense discounting caused a decrease in the profits of Hunt, USFreightways, AF and M.S. Comments from Cam Caruth, USFreightways Chairman; Statistics showing the performances of a number of freight and...