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Stronger Construction Standards can Reduce Tornado Destruction

Dr. Tim Reinhold presented several new recommendations to reduce tornado damage through stronger construction practices at the National Tornado Summit. …

Freezing Weather

IBHS Freezing Weather Maintenance Checklist

Learn how you can prepare your property for severe winter weather.…

Commercial Maintenance

Make Telecommuting Part of Your Business Continuity Plan

A closer look at how telecommuting can be a key business continuity tool.…

“Usual” Weather In “Unusual” Places: How to Protect your Business in the New Year

Guidance on how to protect your business when atypical severe weather affects your region, from severe winter weather…

High Winds

Roofing the Right Way: High Wind and Hail

Roofing/re-roofing the right way for shingle roofs in high wind and hail-prone areas.…

Roof Strength: Are You Connected In The Right Ways?

Learn how to strengthen your home against high winds by ensuring you have a continuous load path -…

Hail

2014 IBHS Hail Field Study

Everything you need to know about the 2014 IBHS hail field study.…

Public Policy

IBHS Supports President’s Task Force Recommendations on Climate Preparedness and Resilience

The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) announced that it strongly endorses several recommendations…

Hurricane

Atypical 2014 Hurricane Season a Reminder of Unpredictability of Tropical Systems

The 2014 season showed that hurricanes can travel long distances and cause damage in areas not…