Hurricane Katrina: Ten years on

A recent visit to New Orleans, Louisiana, left Crawford & Company vice-president Bud Trice dismayed at the dereliction that remains in the city, nearly 10 years on from Hurricane Katrina making landfall. Katrina, which wreaked havoc from 23 August 2005 to 31 August 2005, remains the most costly disaster in the history of insurance.

A decade after Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans, what lessons has the insurance industry learned – and how has the city recovered?

Post's article investigates.