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June 5, 2020
2020 Hurricane season and the map of America

The Early Storm Season in 2020

Florida can expect to see semi-regular tropical storm and hurricane announcements over the next five to six months now that the 2020 Hurricane Season officially started on June 1, 2020. Although storms in May and June aren’t especially common, they do occasionally form. With three named storms so far in 2020, the earliest part […]
May 11, 2020
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How Coronavirus Impacts Florida’s Hurricane Preparedness

If you’re a Floridian worried about hurricanes during a pandemic, rest assured you’re not alone. It should be comforting to know the Florida Division of Emergency Management is thinking a lot about it as well. These state emergency response experts are working to modify government guidance for counties that may need to handle a […]
May 11, 2020
Insurance adjuster looking at hurricane damages

Should I Hire an Independent Claims Adjuster for My Hurricane Damage?

Claims adjusters are professionals in the insurance industry who investigate damages in order to determine the appropriate claim amount that should be paid to the insured. In some cases, the claims adjuster may even determine that the damage isn’t covered by an insurance policy or that repairing the damage wouldn’t meet the insured’s deductible, […]
May 11, 2020
flood damage from hurricane

Hidden Hurricane Damage

You get back to your home or business after a mandatory evacuation for a hurricane and everything looks good – but is it? Things are not always as they appear on the surface, and many home and property owners find this out the hard way after a hurricane. Roof Damage Is the Most Common […]
May 11, 2020
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Preparing For A Hurricane During COVID-19

May 11, 2020
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Business Interruption Claims for Hurricane Damage and Other Disasters

The fragility of many small to medium sized businesses is one of the many economic realities that has been brought to the forefront of the national discussion by the Coronavirus Pandemic. Restaurants, for example, are in most cases relatively low margin businesses. The revenue they generate one week will pay for supplies the next […]
April 15, 2020
Environmental impact of hurricanes in Florida

How Long Did It Take to Cleanup After Hurricane IRMA? How Much Did It Cost?

April 14, 2020

Tips For Sheltering in Place During a Hurricane

April 14, 2020

The Most Hurricane Prone Places in Florida

March 31, 2020
2020 hurricane projections

How The National Hurricane Center forecasts and Tracks Hurricanes