Embracing the Future of Catastrophe Modeling

This year, 2017, marks the 30th anniversary of the beginning of catastrophe modeling. Back in 1987, after a few quiet decades of natural catastrophes in the United States, the idea of ...

Can We Fix Earthquake Insurance in California?

Twenty years ago, on Jan. 17, 1994, a previously unknown fault ruptured nine miles beneath Northridge in the San Fernando Valley. With a magnitude of 6.7 and an epicenter just 20 miles northwest of ...

AIR Worldwide Appoints Churney COO

Catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide has appointed Bill Churney to the position of chief operating officer. Churney will have immediate responsibility for all product management, software product ...