1906 San Francisco earthquake

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Name: 1906 San Francisco earthquake
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Till death (or a baby with flu) do us part

STATISTICALLY speaking, there is only one relationship in your life that really ends well, namely your last one — hence the popular if rather fatalistic vow “Til death do us part”. Indeed, depending upon your views on the afterlife, it could be argued ... [Published Adelaide Now - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Community rallies to repatriate rare medal

Local Content - Local News Written by Royce Pettyjohn    Wednesday, 17 September 2014 22:04 Late last week the Jasper Cultural & Historical Centre, the Maple Creek Branch of the Royal Canadian Legion, and the SW Sask. Oldtimers’ Museum & Archive ... [Published Maple Creek News - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Catlin’s COO Explains the Group’s Focus on Relevance with Clients to Drive Growth

The Catlin group’s roots go deep into the Lloyd’s market where it was formed 30 years ago. But Catlin has since then become one of the most innovative companies in the global insurance hierarchy with offices in more than 50 cities around the world, writing ... [Published Insurance Journal - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Letter to the Editor: Santa Barbara Earthquakes — Modern Record and Devastating Risks of Fracking

Since 1800, the following earthquakes have occurred in Santa Barbara:» 1812: “Shaking was so intense that the mission's church bells rang out, the adobe walls of the mission buildings were shattered, were thrown out of plumb, and in some instances collapsed, ... [Published Noozhawk.com - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

The Earthquake Coverage Disconnect

It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to understand the catastrophic potential of earthquakes. With no real warning, large (magnitude 6.0 or larger) earthquakes are known to cause fatalities and extreme property damage. We also know that compared to other ... [Published Insurance Networking - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Napa Valley Earthquake Could Cost As Much As $4 Billion

The August 24 earthquake that hit the Napa Valley region of California will lead to economic losses of as much as $4 billion, fueled by damaged wineries and shuttered businesses that rely on tourists. Insurers will probably cover about $2.1 billion, according ... [Published Professional Insurance Agents - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Losses from Napa earthquake could add up to S$1.25b

NAPA (California) — The strongest earthquake to strike the San Francisco Bay Area in a quarter of a century caused massive damage — up to US$1 billion (S$1.25 billion) in economic losses, one official United States government estimate showed — and renewed ... [Published Today Online - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

7 Biggest Earthquakes in California History—Napa's Not Even Close

The earthquake that rattled Napa Valley wine country early Sunday morning clocked in at a magnitude 6.0. That was big enough to be felt across the Bay Area and to damage buildings, spark fires, and cause injuries in this populated region.But it was far ... [Published National Geographic - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

California earthquake losses could reach $1bn

15:31AFP Photo / Justin SullivanThe estimated economic losses from the earthquake in Napa Valley in northern California could top $1 billion- the “red alert” level, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS).The 6.0 magnitude earthquake that ... [Published Russia Today - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 2 reports

Losses From California Earthquake Could Top $1 Billion

Police officers walk past a building in downtown Napa, Calif., that suffered heavy damage in a 6.0 magnitude earthquake that hit the San Francisco Bay Area around 3:20 a.m. on Aug. 24, 2014. Centered about six miles south of Napa, the quake was the most ... [Published NDTV - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Re: [tt] NS 2979: California's Katrina? The great delta dilemma

http://www.smartplanet.com/blog/science-scope/earthquake-could-threaten-californias-water-supply/ ----- Original Message -----From: "Frank Forman" < checker@panix.com >To: "Transhuman Tech" < tt@postbiota.org >Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2014 ... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Insurers want to protect infrastructure, shape policy

Just as pressure from the insurance industry led to the imposition of building codes after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, they are hoping to influence cyber security for utilities and critical infrastructure. We are in the early days of cyber coverage, ... [Published HackSurfer Articles - Jun 30 2014]

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...false assumption, the U S GovernmentU S Government Accountability Office found in 2010, noting that a high percentage of property owners rely "on good fortune or federal emergency disaster relief assistance to cover uninsured losses."
"There is always that possibility," Cecily Wolfe of the USGS Earthquake Hazards Program told NBC News. "It's small, but any time you have an earthquake, the probability of another earthquake goes up."
"I’m going to do it as quickly as I can. I was planning on remodeling my house" he told the LA Times, 'but I think that will have to wait.'

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Till death (or a baby with flu) do us part [Published Adelaide Now - Sep 19 2014]
Earthquakes: Are You Covered, and If Not, Shoul... [Published K&L Gates - Sep 19 2014]
Community rallies to repatriate rare medal [Published Maple Creek News - Sep 18 2014]
Catlin’s COO Explains the Group’s Focus on Rele... [Published Insurance Journal - Sep 17 2014]
Letter to the Editor: Santa Barbara Earthquakes... [Published Noozhawk.com - Sep 15 2014]
The Earthquake Coverage Disconnect [Published Insurance Networking - Sep 05 2014]
Californians would rather face an earthquake [Published Gulf News - Sep 05 2014]
The secret history behind Berkeley’s most notor... [Published Daily Californian - Sep 02 2014]
ANALYSIS-For many Californians, cost of earthqu... [Published CNBC - Aug 28 2014]
The Daily Agenda for Thursday, August 28 [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - Aug 28 2014]
Napa Valley Earthquake Could Cost As Much As $4... [Published Professional Insurance Agents - Aug 27 2014]
Earthquakes and Insurance Recovery [Published Pillsbury Law - Aug 27 2014]
Losses from Napa earthquake could add up to S$1... [Published Today Online - Aug 25 2014]
Hold On Tight: Are Bigger, Badder Quakes On the... [Published NBCNews.com - Aug 25 2014]
7 Biggest Earthquakes in California History—Nap... [Published National Geographic - Aug 25 2014]
Napa vintners warn of millions in precious wine... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 25 2014]
California earthquake losses could reach $1bn [Published Russia Today - Aug 25 2014]
Losses From California Earthquake Could Top $1 ... [Published NDTV - Aug 25 2014]
Even buildings with seismic retrofits damaged i... [Published Los Angeles Times - Aug 25 2014]
Re: [tt] NS 2979: California's Katrina? The gre... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 31 2014]
[tt] NS 2979: California's Katrina? The great d... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 31 2014]
Summer library helps kids maintain reading skills [Published Chambersburg Public Opinion - Jul 24 2014]
Insurers want to protect infrastructure, shape ... [Published HackSurfer Articles - Jun 30 2014]
The next 'Big One' for the Bay Area may be a cl... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - May 21 2014]
The California Drought May Mean More Earthquakes [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - May 15 2014]
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The Daily Agenda for Thursday, August 28 [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - Aug 28 2014]
TODAY’S AGENDA: Pride Celebrations This Weekend: Atlanta, GA (Black Pride); Calgary, AB ; Copenhagen, Denmark ; Duluth, MN ; Grimsby, UK ; Leicester, UK ; Limerick, Ireland ; Münster, Germany ; Québec City, QC ; Oakland, CA ; Reading, ...
Re: [tt] NS 2979: California's Katrina? The gre... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 31 2014]
http://www.smartplanet.com/blog/science-scope/earthquake-could-threaten-californias-water-supply/ ----- Original Message -----From: "Frank Forman" < checker@panix.com >To: "Transhuman Tech" < tt@postbiota.org >Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2014 ...
[tt] NS 2979: California's Katrina? The great d... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 31 2014]
"The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (andhence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless seriesof hobgoblins, all of them imaginary" (H.L. Mencken, _In Defence ofWomen_).NS 2979: California's Katrina? ...
Insurers want to protect infrastructure, shape ... [Published HackSurfer Articles - Jun 30 2014]
Just as pressure from the insurance industry led to the imposition of building codes after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, they are hoping to influence cyber security for utilities and critical infrastructure. We are in the early days of cyber coverage, ...
The next 'Big One' for the Bay Area may be a cl... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - May 21 2014]
The next 'Big One' for the Bay Area may be a cluster of major quakes San Francisco CA (SPX) May 21, 2014 - A cluster of closely timed earthquakes over 100 years in the 17th and 18th centuries released as much accumulated stress on San Francisco Bay ...
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