Hazard risk

Black Knight solution identifies climate and natural risks to properties

Black Knight Inc. has launched its new suite of climate and natural hazard risk data solutions to help participants, investors and mortgage industry analysts identify properties impacted by natural disasters and mitigate future climate-related risks. Comprised of integrated datasets and portfolio analytics, but also available as standalone offerings, the suite …

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Black Knight Launches Suite of Weather and Natural Hazards Risk Data Solutions to Quickly Identify Properties Affected by Natural Disasters and Mitigate Portfolio Risks from Future Climate-Related Events

Black Knight’s new suite of climate and natural hazard risk data solutions – available through Black Knight’s Rapid Analytics Platform (RAP) and as standalone data and analytics offerings – offers a 360 degree view of climate-related risks The solution suite includes Disaster Alerts, which provides timely property-level information on natural …

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J&K Govt launches new study for Kashmir flood risk assessment

KO file photo by Abid Bhat Srinagar- Eight years after devastating floods hit the Kashmir valley, the Jal Shakti, formerly known as the Department of Irrigation and Flood Control, is carrying out a study to assess the risk of floods in which a system of integrated forecasting (IFS) coupled with …

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Lake Michigan swimmers beware…high risk of beach hazard

WEST MICHIGAN – One of the biggest weekends of the whole year for boaters and beachgoers is upon us and the weather will be great! That said, there are dangers on Lake Michigan that you need to be aware of if your plans take you there. First, NOTICE TO SMALL …

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Deputy Governor of Kaduna launches risk map

[ad_1] Kaduna State Deputy Governor Dr Hadiza Balarabe launched the State Risk Map which highlights areas vulnerable to particular danger in the state. The map, which was developed by the National Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), was launched during a media dialogue held to observe the 2021 International Day for Disaster …

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Resilience and natural risks –

[ad_1] Resilience is the ability of individuals, communities, businesses and systems in a city to survive, adapt and thrive regardless of the types of stresses and shocks they faceThe land use planning system plays an important role in creating resilient places. We are committed to ensuring that the risks of …

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West Ahmedabad at Greater Seismic Risk, Survey Says | Ahmedabad News

[ad_1] AHMEDABAD: Between June and August 15 this year, at least three low-intensity earthquakes were felt in Ahmedabad ahead of the state government’s ambitious skyscraper policy, promising to change the skyline of ‘Ahmedabad. But before this policy finds its place in the existing General Development Control Regulation (GDCR), attention should …

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Lake Michigan: risk of swimming this afternoon

[ad_1] GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan – Big waves hit the shores of Lake Michigan again on Tuesday. This resulted in the publication of beach hazard statements for the following counties: Allegan, Van Buren and Ottawa. Flow from the north is expected to reach 15 to 25 mph this afternoon. These gusty …

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Fire risk remains high for the Timmins area

[ad_1] Breadcrumb Links Local News Two forest fires have already been extinguished this week Author of the article: Elena De Luigi Release date : Aug 12, 2020 • Aug 12, 2020 • 1 minute read • Join the conversation Timmins is still in a “high risk” area for forest fires, …

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Two-thirds of Contra Costa at risk of fire, chief says

[ad_1] As the risk of a destructive forest fire approaches this fall, the Contra Costa County Fire Chief is sounding the alarm – signaling that two-thirds of the county is currently classified as a fire risk area. “Two-thirds of the county is considered a fire hazard severity zone,” Contra Costa …

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Afghanistan: Multi-Hazard Risk Assessment – Afghanistan

[ad_1] introduction The impacts of natural hazards are increasing worldwide due to population growth, urbanization, globalization and climate change induced changes in extreme weather conditions (UNISDR and CRED, 2016). Poor and fragile countries are the hardest hit by disasters, as the population has less capacity to respond to and recover …

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USGS to increase risk of Texas earthquake

[ad_1] North Texas never felt an earthquake until 2008, but since then the United States Geological Survey has recorded more than 100, concentrated in areas of shale oil and gas extraction. by hydraulic fracturing. Now the USGS will increase the official Texas earthquake risk level. The new assessment will appear …

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17 New Jersey Cities Known For Reducing Flood Risk

[ad_1] The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) said 17 New Jersey municipalities are recognized at two awards ceremonies this week for reducing their flood risk through the Community Assessment System (CRS) of FEMA. Residents of participating municipalities are eligible for additional premium reductions for their federal flood insurance policies. CRS …

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