Equitable Access to Affordable Earthquake Insurance webinar: view the recording

Equitable Access to Affordable Earthquake Insurance: A Resilience Challenge. Webinar logo.

If you missed the live webinar Equitable Access to Affordable Earthquake Insurance on February 8, you can still catch the informative presentations and thought-provoking discussion by viewing the recording of the event — now available on CREW’s Earthquake Insurance Webinars page.

The panelists for this webinar were:

  • Carolyn Kousky, Associate Vice President for Economics and Policy at the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF). Check out Dr. Kousky’s book: Understanding Disaster Insurance: New Tools for a More Resilient Future.
  • Kate Stillwell, founder of the parametric earthquake insurance company Jumpstart and President of Parametric Insurance at Neptune Flood Insurance.
  • Lynda Foster, Claim Manager, and co-chair of the Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Advisory Council, at California Earthquake Authority (CEA).
  • Douglas Heller, Director of Insurance at Consumer Federation of America, and member of the U.S. Departnent of Treasury’s Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance.

New: Earthquake Preparedness Fact Sheet Now in Spanish


Check out this new Spanish-language fact sheet published by FEMA to help raise awareness about the need to prepare financially for earthquakes: LOS TERREMOTOS PUEDEN VACIAR SU CUENTA BANCARIA

The Earthquakes Can Drain Your Bank Account fact sheet (English) was developed by the FEMA Region 9 earthquake insurance team and translated into Spanish courtesy of FEMA Region 10. You’ll find both versions in the Featured Outreach Products section of the Insure Against Earthquakes hub, along with many other free resources that you can use in your next public outreach and education event or social media campaign.