Earthquakes

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Earthquake Insurance for Homes – Insurable but Often Uninsured

By |November 22nd, 2016|

Earthquake insurance factors to think about:

Earthquake defined
Why it’s not purchased
Exposure: Frequency & Severity
Government intervention
Insurance costs and conditions

“Earthquake” defined
Merriam-Webster defines earthquake as: a shaking or trembling of the earth that is volcanic or tectonic in origin; a shaking of a part of the earth’s surface that often causes great damage.
Issue: Why is earthquake insurance not purchased?
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Tips: What to do after an earthquake

By |May 22nd, 2013|

May 17 at 9:43, a magnitude 5.2 earthquake occurred near Shawville, QC, and the tremors were felt in the Ottawa-Gatineau area and out to Montreal, Toronto and Waterloo. Just 10 minutes later, the earthquake was followed by […]