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Hail Claims Rank Most Hefty for Insurance Companies

Despite another year of costly wildfire devastation, Colorado insurance companies claim hail to be the most expensive catastrophe. NPR.com excerpt, July 7, 2013: “The fact is, for insurance companies, wildfires aren’t that big a deal compared to say, tornadoes or hurricanes. And even in fire-prone Colorado, hail is still responsible for more actual insured losses […]


North Texas Hit Hard, Literally, by Last Week’s Storms

Mother Nature was in total disregard of the “Don’t Mess with Texas” mantra last week as a severe weather system moved into the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington area producing numerous tornadoes and large hail.  The intense storms caused extensive property damage throughout the region and led to the cancellation of more than 400 flights at Dallas Fort […]


Tornadoes Cut Through Dallas-Forth Worth, Causing Untold Damage

Several tornadoes touched down in Fort Worth, Texas carving a path of destruction through to the Dallas area, The sheer power of these nature-related funnels could be seen as power lines were uprooted, homes destroyed and trailers and vehicles were tossed about. On top of the wind damage, there has been significant damage attributed to […]