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NEW YORK ? Small business owners are getting some reminders this month that the forces of nature can threaten a company’s survival. And that they need to be sure their businesses are well protected against a variety of disasters.

A storm in the Northeast caused flood and wind damage and left thousands of businesses without power. Meanwhile, residents of the Upper Midwest prepared for the possibility that the Red River would spill over Read the rest of this entry »

WASHINGTON (July 2, 2009) – To properly address coastal insurance issues there must be an appropriate balance between the private insurance sector and the government that avoids encouraging risky behavior in disaster-prone areas. That is what the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) today told the House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations at a field hearing in West Palm Beach, Fla. titled “The Homeowners’ Insurance Read the rest of this entry »