California insurance industry - flood program

California insurance industry warned of “significant risk” from Oroville Dam

Concern over the dangers presented from the 770 foot structure’s damaged spillway has not disappeared. The next rainy season is only months away and the…

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Will California flood insurance be better without federal involvement?

The state is considering dropping out of the nationwide program in favor of establishing its own. California flood insurance found itself in the spotlight last…

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Record number of homeowners purchase flood insurance in California

FEMA reports that more flood policies have been sold through NFIP this year The number of homeowners in California that have purchased flood insurance coverage…

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California homeowners are purchasing flood insurance aggressively

Worries over El Nino lead to an increase in the acquisition of flood insurance coverage Homeowners in California are beginning to show worry over the…

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Flood insurance policy ownership plummets in California

Due to the ongoing droughts, Californians just don’t see the reason to pay for this coverage. As both state and local officials have now been…

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Flood insurance rates spike in California

California homeowners may soon contend with higher flood insurance premiums A sudden increase of flood insurance rates in the U.S. may soon force people from…

With National Flood Safety Awareness Week Kicking Off, SmarterSafer.org Urges Congress to Pass Long-Term Extension of Flood Insurance Program

With National Flood Safety Awareness Week kicking off, SmarterSafer.org is urging Congress to pass meaningful flood insurance reform and provide a long-term extension of the…