What’s Weather Got To Do With My Insurance?

We often thinks about car wrecks or burglars breaking into our homes when we think about our insurance needs. However, have you ever really thought about what causes the bulk of insurance claims? (Hint – it might have something to do with the weather). In this episode we explore the many ways that weather influences insurance.

Here are some useful links from this episode:

  • National Weather Service Hazard Simplification
    • http://www.weather.gov/crh/hazsimplification
  • IBM Big Data & Analytics Hub
    • http://www.ibmbigdatahub.com/infographic/601-billion-reasons-why-weather-data-can-transform-insurance-industry
  • NOAA – Billion-Dollar Weather and Climate Disasters: Overview
    • https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/billions/

And now for the episode…