Tag Archive for 'natural disasters'

Thinking outside the box – the link between earthquakes and climate change

March 13th, 2011 by Richard Lord

When the international media gives you an instant view of the latest natural disaster to strike humanity it can be overwhelming.  The human tragedy this year in, to name a few countries: Brazil, Sri Lanka, Australia, New Zealand and now Japan is unimaginable for those who have not suffered it. Even the images shock. When […]

Report: Coping with Climate Change – Risks & Opportunities for Insurers

February 27th, 2009 by Richard Lord

The Chartered Insurance Institute’s third major study into the effects of climate change for the insurance sector, Coping with Climate Change – Risks and Opportunities for Insurers, looks at strategic issues that face the insurance industry from the perspective of UK-based insurance practitioners. Building on previous works on climate change by the Chartered Insurance Institute […]