Hurricanes & Hackers: Natural and Manmade Disasters Affect Us All

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By Tim Starr, CIC, CRM, CRIS, CWCA, AB; President & CEO, The Starr Group

Our country has been hit hard the last several weeks: this certainly could have been a more tragic story. As of this writing (9-11), it had been suggested that the U.S. could potentially experience the costliest insurance loss in history -- est. $120 Billion!! Thankfully, the reality of it will be 25% of that -- at most. Wow, it illustrates our challenge in modeling exposure at minimum.

It is not like we should be disappointed every news outlet had it wrong. They do sell sensationalism, but frankly, this one seemed well, highly probable.

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Business Insurance, workers Comp, Liability, Business Auto, Errors & Omissions

Group Benefits, Wellness, Employee Benefits, Health Insurance

Home and Auto, Home Owners, Umbrella


The Starr Group is not only a great disaster response company, as we found out with the Microburst in July of 2010 when we sustained major roof damage, but they also provide a function that will help your company internally with expertise in human resources, OSHA requirements, and team building.

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