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Anniversary of Napa Earthquake a Reminder to Be Prepared

This post is part of a series sponsored by California Earthquake Authority. It seems like forever ago, but nearly two years after a magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck Napa, Calif., the Napa County Board of Supervisors has announced that it is …

CEA Kicks off Earthquake Insurance Selling Program for Agents

The California Earthquake Authority has again kicked off its annual “Marketing Value Program,” in which the quasi-private earthquake insurer encourages agents to sign up to receive direct mail marketing pre-printed with agents’ names to send to potential clients. This is …

Dearth of Insurance Coverage Complicates San Francisco Quake Risk

The San Francisco region will probably be struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of at least 6.7 in coming decades, and most of the billions of dollars of damages wouldn’t be covered by insurance. A worst-case, magnitude 7.9 earthquake …