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CIPR Resilience Resources

NAIC Publications on Resiliency, Disaster Preparedness, and Response
NAIC & NAIC Library Publications Published Date Summary Audience
Considerations for State Insurance Regulators in Building the Private Flood Insurance Market  12/9/2019 This document provides information regarding ways for a DOI to encourage growth of private residential insurance. State Regulators
State Disaster Response Plan  6/2020  This document is a template that is customizable to a DOI's individual needs. The Response Plan can be used when assisting consumers following a disaster.  State Regulators
Post Disaster Claims Guide  7/2019 This guide will help consumers understand what to do after a natural disaster damages their property, as well as how to prepare and take preventive measures to limit impact. Consumers
NAIC Disaster Assistance Program  11/2017 The NAIC Disaster Assistance Program is a series of services provided by the NAIC to any member jurisdiction experiencing the aftermath of a catastrophic event where additional support is needed. State Regulators
Flood Insurance Basics (Spanish)  N/A Covers flood risk, flood facts, flood policies, and how to buy flood insurance. Consumers

Flood Insurance Basics (English)

 N/A Covers flood risk, flood facts, flood policies, and how to buy flood insurance. Consumers
Consumer's Guide to Earthquake Insurance  2011 This guide proves information to consumers on purchasing earthquake insurance coverage. Consumers
Catastrophe Computer Modeling Handbook  11/2010 This handbook explores in some detail catastrophe computer models and discusses issues that have arisen or can be expected to rise from their use. State Regulators
NAIC Disaster Reporting Framework  3/2008 This Framework provides a narrative to guide states on initiating a coordinated disaster reporting effort. State Regulators
Resiliency and Mitigation Funding Sources  2/2020 A research report from the Library that summarizes resiliency and mitigation funding resources for states. State Regulators
Climate, Catastrophe, and Resilience Library Resources  N/A A curated collection of resources selected by library staff as they pertain to insurance regulation. State Regulators

 

Federal Resources on Resiliency, Disaster Preparedness, and Response
Publication/Website Authoring Organization Summary Audience
COVID-19 Pandemic Operational Guidance for 2020 Hurricane Season (FEMA) In preparing for the 2020 hurricane season, this document provides actionable guidance to SLTT (state, local, tribal, and territorial) officials to prepare for response and recovery operations and encourages personal preparedness measures amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  State Regulators; Consumers
National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Consumer education about flood mitigation and risks.  Buy or renew a NFIP flood policy. Consumers
NFIP Desk Reference Guide Information on FEMA and NFIP resources before, during, and after a flood. State Regulators; Consumers
NFIP Claims Handbook Handbook on the claims process and how to file an appeal. Consumers
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)   State Regulators; Consumers
FEMA Flood Map Service Center Find official flood map, access a range of other flood hazard products, and take advantage of tools for better understanding flood risk. Consumers
Ready.gov Information on preparing for and  responding to natural disasters such as flooding, tsunamis, pandemics, hurricanes, and more. Consumers
DisasterAssistance.gov Information on Federally Declared Disasters and disaster recovery aid. Consumers
SBA Disaster Loan Assistance Federal disaster loans for businesses, non-profits, homeowners, and renters. Consumers
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention - Natural Disasters & Severe Weather General information on various natural disasters and how to prepare and respond. Consumers
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Information on weather forecasts, severe storm warnings, and climate research, with an emphasis on technology and scientific processes. State Regulators; Consumers
National Hurricane Center (NOAA) Track tropical storms/hurricanes, read analyses/reports and explore weather data. State Regulators; Consumers
U.S. Geological Survey - Earthquake Hazards The USGS monitors and reports on earthquakes, assesses earthquake impacts and hazards, and conducts targeted research on the causes and effects of earthquakes. State Regulators; Consumers
U.S. Fire Administration Information on preparing, preventing and mitigating fire, including an archive of fire statistics/reports. Federal grants relating to fire safety/education are also available. State Regulators

CIPR Resiliency Map - Montana

Montana

Flooded city street Flood

 

Firefighter in front of forest fire Wildfire

  • Fire. Tips for consumers on fire prevention, as well as information on what to do after a disaster.
Other Resources

These external agencies are mentioned on the Office of the Montana State Auditor website and provide further information on catastrophe planning and preparedness.

Federal

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CIPR Resiliency Map - Nevada

Nevada

Disaster risk management graphic Disaster Risk Management 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Earthquake building rubble Earthquake

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flooded city street Flood

Other Resources

These external agencies are mentioned on the Nevada Division of Insurance website and provide further information on catastrophe planning and preparedness.

Federal

Other

CIPR Resiliency Map - Guam

Guam

No resources on catastrophes and resilience planning are currently available on Guam's website.

Resources

No external resources on catastrophe and resiliency planning are currently available on Guam's website.

CIPR Resiliency Map - Hawaii

Hawaii

 

Disaster risk management cycle Disaster Risk Management

 

 

 

 

 

Rising flood waters  Flood

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eye of a hurricane  Hurricane

 

 

 

 

Legal materials

 Regulation

  •  HRS 431P.  This legislation outlines the provisions of the Hawaii Hurricane Relief Fund.
Resources

These external agencies are mentioned on Hawaii's Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs website and provide further information on catastrophe planning and preparedness.

Federal

State

Other

 

 

 

 

CIPR Resiliency Map - Idaho

Idaho

 

Disaster risk management life cycle Disaster Risk Management

  • Disaster Preparedness.  Consumer guide on preparing for disasters, as well as steps to take after an emergency.
  • Post-Disaster Claims Guide.  A consumer guide outlining steps to take post-disaster recovery, as well as preventive measures to take to mitigate before another disaster.
  • After a Wildfire.  Information for consumers on hiring contractors and working with public adjusters in recovery efforts after a wildfire.
  • Wildfire Property Damage - Tips for Filing a Claim. Information on contacting insurance companies, recording damages sustained by fire, and what damages are typically covered and excluded from policies.
  • Home Inventory Checklist.  An inventory list, going room by room, of personal property so consumers may be better prepared when filing a claim for personal property damages. 

 

 

Flood waters rising Flood

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fighting wildfires Wildfire

 

CIPR Resiliency Map - Oregon

Oregon

 

Disaster Risk Management life cycleDisaster Risk Management

 

 

 

 

 

Building rubble Earthquakes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flooded city street Flood

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fighting wildfires Wildfire

CIPR Resiliency Map - American Samoa

American Samoa

There are currently no resources available on catastrophes and resiliency from the American Samoa Government's website

 

Other Resources

These external agencies are mentioned on American Samoa government website and provide further information on catastrophe planning and preparedness.

 

State/U.S. Territory

 

Other

 

CIPR Resiliency Map - Virgin Islands

Virgin Islands

 

Earthquake rubble Earthquake

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flooded city street   Flood

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eye of a hurricane Hurricane & Wind

Other Resources

There are currently no additional catastrophe and resiliency resources externally linked from the Virgin Islands' Division of Banking, Insurance, and Financial Regulation website.

CIPR Resiliency Map - Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico

There are currently no resources available on catastrophes and resiliency from the Office of the Insurance Commissioner of Puerto Rico's website

Other Resources

These external agencies are mentioned on the Office of the Insurance Commissioner of Puerto Rico's website and provide further information on catastrophe planning and preparedness.

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