The climate is warming and flooding is increasing around all bodies of water. Here, we look at how rising temperatures impact life around oceans, lakes, and rivers in the US.
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Hurricanes are getting stronger, and Hurricane Ida recently gave us a glimpse of what a future of increased flooding from climate change will look like.
Many flood insurance policyholders are going to make a decision this fall during Phase 1 of Risk Rating 2.0. Here's what you need to know to help them choose.
Floods Follow Wildfires Did you know that wildfires greatly increase the risk of floods due to vegetation loss and scorched ground. What’s more, the risk of flooding remains high for up to 5 years after a wildfire! Reach out to your policyholders & explain the importance of purchasing a flood policy today! Keep scrolling to: Learn more about how wildfires increase flood risk Download our customizable agent marketing templates Flood After Fire Fact Sheet Check out this informative infographic published by FEMA. It's important for property owners that live near wildfire prone [...]
Cynthia DiVincenti shares her insights into how National Flood Services is helping agents prepare for the rollout of Risk Rating 2.0.
Risk Rating 2.0 is coming October 1, 2021 Now is the time to sell flood insurance! Beginning October 2021, FEMA is transforming the way flood risk is communicated by introducing Risk Rating 2.0 (RR 2.0). This new methodology is designed to help communities and their citizens to make better-informed decisions when it comes to evaluating flood risk and purchasing flood insurance. Reach out to your policyholders & explain the importance of purchasing a flood policy today! Keep scrolling to: Learn about our Risk Rating 2.0 resource center Download our customizable agent marketing templates Sell more flood insurance [...]
Here’s what we know about the forthcoming Risk Rating 2.0 methodology and rollout – and what types of questions agents can expect to field in the lead-up to Phase 1.
Welcome to National Flood Services Welcome to your Allied Trust flood insurance program provided in partnership with National Flood Services, the #1 flood solutions provider in the U.S. and we manage the flood program on behalf of Allied Trust. Together we’re ushering in a new era of flood insurance: one that is simple, fast, and supported by the most sophisticated tech in flood today. Learn more about the transition to Trident, your all new flood insurance policy management platform in one of our live, expert-led webinars designed to help you learn more about the platform and its features. [...]
Insights from a May 18, 2021 webinar in which Dr. Phil Klotzbach shared insights from hurricane season 2020 along with the forecast for hurricane season 2021.
Introducing FEMA's Risk Rating 2.0 - Equity in Action Beginning October 2021, FEMA is transforming the way flood risk is communicated by introducing Risk Rating 2.0 (RR 2.0). This new methodology is designed to help communities and its citizens to make better informed decisions when it comes to evaluating flood risk and purchasing flood insurance. We've compiled this Risk Rating 2.0 Resource Center to help agents navigate these upcoming changes. Be sure to check back often as we'll be updating this page as we learn more about Risk Rating 2.0 - Equity in Action! Risk Rating 2.0 [...]
National Flood Services Appoints Lindsey Erickson as its Chief Operating Officer The appointment of long-time National Flood Services' visionary furthers the company's position as the leader in flood insurance. Kalispell, Mont. – April 26, 2021 (9am CST) – National Flood Services, a leading flood insurance solution provider and National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) partner, today announced the appointment of Lindsey Erickson as its Chief Executive Officer. Lindsey replaces interim CEO George Ruhana, who will continue in his role as operating partner. “When I joined National Flood Services in 2001 on the customer service team, I saw first-hand the monumental [...]
Thousands of America’s dams haven’t been updated in decades. The safety of the people who live downstream hangs in the balance.
Remote claims adjusting will make flood response operations a lot smoother this and every CAT season to come.
The 2021 hurricane season is around the corner and Colorado State University’s Dr. Phil Klotzbach is preparing to release the annual forecast.
The third part of our series on the economic impact of flooding looks back at the legacy of Super Storm Sandy and the programs it inspired to prepare NYC.
With millions of Americans buying homes for the first time, insurance agents must be prepared to educate their customers about the realities of flood risk.
The Mississippi’s record-breaking floods in 2019 were followed by devastating floods in 2020. The economic impact of flooding will be felt for years to come.
Farmers Flood Training Learn all about flood insurance and your all new, supercharged flood policy management system, Trident. Trident is revolutionizing the way agents sell flood insurance. Designed specifically with you in mind using the most advanced tech available, it’s a one-stop shop for all things flood. Check out our robust library of Trident learning resources including self-paced learning modules, user guides, and videos. Looking for answers to the most common Trident questions? We've got you covered! Looking to learn more about FEMA's upcoming Risk Rating 2.0? Check out your resources here! [...]
Every company has a part to play in fighting climate change, and insurance companies are well-positioned to advocate for a more disaster-resilient future.
Hurricane Delta hit just weeks after Hurricane Laura delivered a deadly storm surge. The repeat flooding hindered the initial response and the community's recovery.