Taking second place on the list was New York City due to its vulnerability to a major stock market crash, while Manila came in third mainly because of its exposure to tropical windstorms
, much like Taipei.
around Slovakia have continued, causing a lot of damage in the Jasna-Chopok ski resort and blackouts in areas of northern Slovakia.A strong wind arrived to Slovakia on the afternoon of December 10, with a speed of up to more than 100 km/h, the Sme daily wrote.
Aon said that windstorm
is the number one peril in Europe, causing the highest annual insured losses.
We're also excited to launch the WIND Professional Designation Program, which was established to recognize individuals within the industry who demonstrate exceptional professionalism and technical knowledge in the field of property and windstorm
On Thursday, windstorm
Xaver battered Britain, Scandinavia and northern Germany with about four people killed.
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Editors Note: Scott Koedel of Don Meyler Inspections wrote an article for the September 2009 issue of Florida Underwriter entitled "Ensuring the Accuracy of Windstorm
Mitigation Credits." In that feature, he noted, "As awareness of the windstorm
mitigation inspection has increased, so has the sheer quantity of inspectors performing inspections, which now number in the thousands.
The recent windstorm
alongwith wind and thunderstorm and heavy rain has caused severe damage to the electricity infrastructure in Sahiwal, Bahawalpurand Multan division.
A boy was killed in the incident and some children sustained serious injuries when the castle rolled down due to impact of windstorm
. CDA chairman suspended Director Parks Asif Majeed, manager of Lakeview Park Muhammad Idrees and Contractor Arshad and initiated an inquiry into the matter.
The Texas Windstorm
Insurance Association (TWIA), insurer of last resort for windstorm
and hail coverage in the coastal counties of Texas, and Guidewire Software have announced TWIA has selected Guidewire BillingCenter as its new billing system.
The New York Property Insurance Underwriting Association, a state-sponsored entity that serves under the C-MAP program, provides basic property coverage like fire and windstorm
As the Wenatchee area braces for the beginning of what could be a heavy snow season, some residents are still dealing with the aftermath of the January 2007 windstorm
commercial real estate values in coastal areas still may suffer as insurance companies continue to minimize their exposure to windstorm
insurance coverage, according to a special report by New York-based FitchRatings.
Besides the damage to offshore facilities, the hurricanes also spawned a windstorm
of sharply higher insurance rates for companies operating out in the Gulf.