Tornadoes: Whirling havoc

Widespread media coverage may give the impression tornadoes only occur in the US, but in reality tornadoes are a global phenomenon. Despite the potential for significant losses, tornadoes attract little in the way of special attention from underwriters of primary or catastrophe cover. For claims teams, however, they represent a huge challenge.

Post’s article sheds light on the nature of Tornadoes and the potential for destruction around the world.

Topics covered:
• Tornadoes: A global phenomenon.
• What is a tornado?
• Tornado alley.
• Building safe rooms.