Latest Flood insurance Stories

2010-07-21 14:16:00

GLASTONBURY, Conn., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Hartford, Connecticut has received a letter of accreditation for the Hartford Levee and Flood Control System on the Connecticut River.

2010-07-15 14:45:00

WASHINGTON, July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA), Chairman of the Congressional Urban Caucus and Pennsylvania's senior appropriator on the House Appropriations Committee, issues the following statement on hypocritical disparity in the national priorities regarding property insurance versus health insurance.

2010-07-02 14:45:00

WASHINGTON, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- As Tropical Storm Alex raises concerns about weather-related risks to life and property, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is urging U.S.

2010-06-23 11:14:00

June 23 Marks Anniversary of Deadly Tornado Outbreak in PA HARRISBURG, Pa., June 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the 66th anniversary of a huge tornado outbreak that killed more than 150 people in Pennsylvania and West Virginia and one day after severe storms hammered south-central Pennsylvania, Insurance Commissioner Joel Ario today reminded consumers that the Insurance Department is ready to assist with their insurance questions and needs after disaster strikes. On June 22, fast-moving...

2010-05-06 10:06:00

NEW YORK, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes time to buy that dream home, the cost to insure it is often overlooked.

2010-03-31 14:50:00

SALT LAKE CITY, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Congress has allowed the National Flood Insurance Program to expire for the second time this year, leaving scores of American homeowners in limbo. The flood program lapsed Sunday night after the U.S.

2010-03-15 06:00:00

WASHINGTON, March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As one of the snowiest winter seasons in many years yields to warmer weather and the promise of rain and snowmelt, the Federal Emergency Management Agency's FloodSmart Campaign and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced that they are again working together during Flood Safety Awareness Week (March 15-19) to raise awareness of the dangers associated with flooding and steps to protect against damage.

2010-02-01 09:36:00

The I.I.I. Provides 10 Questions to Determine Whether You Need to Update Your Coverage NEW YORK, Feb.

2009-11-09 13:22:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Because water can enter your home and cause damage in so many ways, it's often confusing to figure out what's covered by insurance and what's not.

2009-10-08 13:17:00

SEATTLE, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- First Risk Management Services (FiRMS), the largest flood insurance provider in Hawaii and a subsidiary of First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH), announced today that it has selected Torrent Technologies, Inc.

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