COMMERCIAL PROPERTY & CASUALTY CLIENTS
Hurricanes can cost businesses billions of dollars in property damage and business interruption losses. In 2021, Hurricane Ida caused $36 billion in insured losses, according to Munch RE.
To learn about how to minimize the impact of catastrophic claims on your business, refer to USI’s Preparedness Guidebooks.
Click on a Guidebook below for checklists and practical guidance to help your business prepare for and recover from natural disaster events, hurricanes, and flooding:
For help and information on how to submit a claim, please consult our Client Emergency Claims Kit.
PERSONAL RISK CLIENTS
To help prepare for a hurricane, and learn what to do (or not do) during and after it strikes, refer to USI’s Hurricane Preparedness Checklist for individuals and their families.
As wildfires are becoming more commonplace, adequate preparation may make the difference for your home and family’s safety. To help prepare for a wildfire and learn what to do (or not do) if disaster strikes, refer to USI’s Wildfire Checklist.
Earthquakes continue to strike around the world. Adequate preparation is key for your home and family. To learn more about earthquake safety, review our Earthquake Preparedness Checklist.
Read Natural Disaster Planning: Expect the Worst, Leave Nothing to Chance and learn more about USI’s best practices and key resources to help clients better manage natural disaster risks.
To expedite claim processing, gather policy information including carrier name and policy number and file a claim directly with the carrier. View list of claims service centers.
Useful external resources discussing hurricane hazards, risks, and preparedness activities.
For more on disaster preparedness, contact your local USI office or representative.