California Wildfires - Damage from Fire

Last November’s California wildfires caused $11.4 billion in insured damage

Residents of the state have filed many thousands of insurance claims from the Camp Fire. Last year’s record-breaking California wildfires have now generated $11.4 billion…

Allstate Wildfire Losses - Fire in forest

Allstate wildfire losses from November in California reached $685 million

The insurance company has announced its November 2018 catastrophe loss estimate including fires. Allstate wildfire losses were recently announced for the month of November 2018.…

Bankrupt California insurance company

Bankrupt California insurance company may face state takeover

Regulators move to take over an insurer unable to pay its wildfire claims following massive destruction. A California insurance company bankrupted by the Camp Fire…

Homeowners insurance coverage - Evacuation Route - Sign

Renters and Homeowners insurance coverage helps evacuated residents

Regardless of whether or not the California wildfires have caused damage, policies are still helpful. People affected by emergency evacuation orders may benefit from their…

california wildfire insurance - Homeowners insurance reforms

California Legislature enacts homeowners insurance reforms regarding wildfires

Victims of the fires that destroyed thousands of homes in 2017 will not benefit from the changes. The California Legislature has approved homeowners insurance reforms…

California Insurance Industry - Wildfires

California insurance industry will face more wildfire losses in 2018

A new Moody’s report shows that insurance companies will endure more wildfire losses this year. The California insurance industry isn’t getting a year off from…

High risk insurance - Wildfire in Forest

California providers start dropping their high risk insurance customers

Insurers have started withdrawing coverage from the most wildfire vulnerable areas. As wildfire season heats up, insurers across California have started to drop their high…