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Tornadoes and Thunderstorms

TORNADOES A tornado is a violently rotating column of air that extends from a thunderstorm and comes into contact with the ground, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). In an average year…

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September Is National Preparedness Month; Make Sure Your Business Is Disaster Ready

Disasters come in all shapes and sizes, from natural catastrophes like a hurricane, flood or wildfire, to man-made events such as civil disorder or a terrorist attack. But one thing is certain—a disaster can devastate…

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Tornadoes and Thunderstorms Caused $10.3 Billion In Insured Losses In 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org NEW YORK, February 11, 2014 — The Oklahoma tornadoes of May 2013 not only caused significant loss of life but also contributed to its designation…

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Tornadoes and Thunderstorms

THE 2012 AND 2013 TORNADO SEASONS The devastating tornadoes which hit Oklahoma this May bring to the mind a powerful string of tornadoes that hit Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, Georgia and 13 other states in 1999.…

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