CAT Blog

2020-07-10T20:56:36+00:00

What storm activity can we expect in 2020? On April 2, 2020, the Tropical Meteorology Project Forecast from Colorado State University advised: “We anticipate that the 2020 Atlantic basin hurricane season will have above-normal activity.”  Below is their forecast for Named Storms, Hurricanes, and Major Hurricanes.

CAT Blog2020-07-10T20:56:36+00:00

What 35 Years Experience with Flood Insurance Has Taught Us

2020-07-10T20:57:13+00:00

Floods are becoming more common in the United States. In an age where three-quarters of the country lives paycheck to paycheck, that means most of us are just one bad storm away from disaster.  But it doesn’t have to be that way. At NFS, we’ve dedicated ourselves to expanding flood protection for Americans around the country. Here’s our five-pronged approach for making sure more people who need flood insurance actually have it.

What 35 Years Experience with Flood Insurance Has Taught Us2020-07-10T20:57:13+00:00

Hurricane Awareness Week 5/9 – Complete a Written Plan

2020-07-10T20:58:01+00:00

The National Weather Service advises that, “The time to prepare for a storm is before the season begins, when you have the time and are not under pressure.” Waiting until the zero hour to plan can result is costly mistakes.

Hurricane Awareness Week 5/9 – Complete a Written Plan2020-07-10T20:58:01+00:00

Hurricane Awareness Week 5/8 – Help Your Neighbor

2020-07-10T20:58:41+00:00

The saying “Times like this, even though tragic and devastating, bond us together as neighbors” by Jerry Reed has never been truer as evidenced by the solidarity many communities have seen during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Hurricane Awareness Week 5/8 – Help Your Neighbor2020-07-10T20:58:41+00:00

Hurricane Awareness Week 5/5 – Assemble Disaster Supplies

2020-07-10T21:01:33+00:00

Now that you should be aware of your flood risk and have created an evacuation plan, it’s time to start assembling disaster supplies. Start by making a list of various supplies you’ll need to both get through the storm and its aftermath.

Hurricane Awareness Week 5/5 – Assemble Disaster Supplies2020-07-10T21:01:33+00:00

Hurricane Awareness Week 5/3 – Check Your Risk

2020-07-10T21:03:06+00:00

This week is NOAA’s Hurricane Preparedness Week. Hurricane season is a few weeks away and millions of Americans are vulnerable to the damaging costs that major storms can bring. This year, forecasters are predicting a very active season, driven by high temperatures in the tropics, with some predicting as many as 18 named storms this year.

Hurricane Awareness Week 5/3 – Check Your Risk2020-07-10T21:03:06+00:00

How NFS is growing flood insurance

2020-07-10T21:03:44+00:00

Floods are becoming more common in the United States. In an age where three-quarters of the country lives paycheck to paycheck, that means most of us are just one bad storm away from disaster.  But it doesn’t have to be that way. At NFS, we’ve dedicated ourselves to expanding flood protection for Americans around the country. Here’s our five-pronged approach for making sure more people who need flood insurance actually have it.

How NFS is growing flood insurance2020-07-10T21:03:44+00:00

Selling in a Crisis

2020-07-10T21:04:27+00:00

At NFS, we are committed to serving the nation and protecting against the damaging impact of flooding.  And this year, we could be facing more severe weather.  With the impact of COVID-19 being felt across the country, NFS is dedicated to preventing further turmoil and we are supporting agents nationwide in protecting their insureds from the risk of costly flooding.  With NFIP policies taking 30 days to come into effect, now is the time to ensure policyholders at risk have coverage in place.

Selling in a Crisis2020-07-10T21:04:27+00:00

Our 5 point flood preparation plan

2020-07-10T21:05:57+00:00

NFS follows Benjamin Franklin’s lead in guiding our claims solution.  As we enter an unprecedented flood season, NFS has made every preparation to deliver a fast and seamless claims experience for your insureds.  Hurricanes can move quickly and unpredictably, and it is critical to have a claims partner who can respond in real-time to handle the most severe challenges Mother Nature can throw our way.

Our 5 point flood preparation plan2020-07-10T21:05:57+00:00

Approaching flood season in unprecedented times

2020-07-10T21:07:31+00:00

The Flood industry is entering the riskiest months of the year, with Spring flooding underway and the hurricane seasons on the radar. As many businesses and communities are going into lockdown and self-isolation, NFS is gearing up to serve our agents and their insureds at the high service levels they have come to expect.

Approaching flood season in unprecedented times2020-07-10T21:07:31+00:00

Spring Campaign Hub

2020-04-13T19:30:13+00:00

Flood Season in Unprecedented Times A 2-front battle. That is the fear for many communities as we enter flood season. Find out how NFS is supporting agents and their insureds through the coming months Fighting a Two-Front Battle Readiness > Preparedness plans to deliver this flood season Education > Raise awareness of the damaging costs of flooding Coverage > Tailored tools & templates to support your agency

Spring Campaign Hub2020-04-13T19:30:13+00:00

Team Appreciation

2020-07-10T21:10:54+00:00

Our ability to be prepared and ready for the flood season wouldn't be possible without the teams who make it happen.  As part of our efforts to support the country in the up-coming flood season, we wanted to give a shout out to those who support our clients, their agents, and their insureds.

Team Appreciation2020-07-10T21:10:54+00:00

COVID19: Supporting your insureds

2020-07-10T21:11:39+00:00

We are entering flood season in unprecedented times as the Coronavirus creates uncertainty for us all.  NFS’ claims capability is built to operate and serve your insureds in emergency situations.  We have decades of experience delivering for policyholders at times of crisis and in their greatest need. 

COVID19: Supporting your insureds2020-07-10T21:11:39+00:00