Archive for November, 2012


Stricter flood controls would mean higher homes but lower premiums

Stricter flood controls would mean higher homes but lower premiums STRATHMERE – Township committee Monday introduced an ordinance creating stricter flood controls on new construction and substantial home improvements, part of an effort to increase its rating in the National Flood Insurance Program's Community … Read more on Shore News Today Your guide to making […]

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Nice River Flooding photos

A few nice River Flooding images I found: Cumberland River Flood 1939 – Nashville, Tennessee Image by NashvilleCorps U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Historical Photo: This photo is taken during the 1939 Cumberland River flood in Nashville, Tenn. Cumberland River Flood 1939 – Nashville, Tennessee Image by NashvilleCorps U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Historical Photo: […]

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CFD Flood Response 8.5.2011

A few nice Flash Flood images I found: CFD Flood Response 8.5.2011 Image by charlottefire Charlotte, N.C. received nearly 7” of rain Friday August 8, 2011. Charlotte Firefighters & Police Officers responded to many calls for service where people were trapped in their vehicles or need rescuing from their flooded homes. Though many lives were […]

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Alan Daley and Steve Pociask: Government-funded CAT funds are wrong

Alan Daley and Steve Pociask: Government-funded CAT funds are wrong A prime example of this failure is found in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). The General Accountability Office reports that 22 percent of homes with NFIP protection pay premiums that are so subsidized they cover only 40 percent to 45 … Read more on […]

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Nice Ocean Floods photos

Some cool Ocean Floods images: IMG_3764.JPG Image by kate.gardiner

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construction – 20060826 – 105-0532 – roof – new chimney flashing (closer)

Check out these Flash Floods images: construction – 20060826 – 105-0532 – roof – new chimney flashing (closer) Image by Rev. Xanatos Satanicos Bombasticos (ClintJCL) Virginia Design Builders (sole proprietor Daniel M. Lopez of Laurel, MD) re-did the section of our roof that flooded. The equation was very simple. If I sued them, I would […]

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Latest Government Flood Insurance News

ABI considering Government flood insurance proposal The Government put forward a proposal to the Association of British Insurers (ABI) concerning flood insurance last week, the Prime Minister's spokesman said. He did not reveal what the proposal was, but said that ABI is considering it. Ministers are … Read more on ITV News

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Cool Flash Flooding images

Check out these Flash Flooding images: Flash flood 2 Image by YIM Hafiz #1954

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Cool Sea Flood images

Check out these Sea Flood images: Venice Flooded Thanksgiving 2010 Tiltshift Image by A.Currell A Marine delivers food to needy Pakistanis Image by United States Marine Corps Official Page U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Ziegler with the Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 165 Reinforced (HMM-165 REIN), 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (15th MEU) loads food onto a CH-46E […]

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2012 11 28_Floods_0004

Some cool Flood River images: 2012 11 28_Floods_0004 Image by Keith Laverack 2012 11 28 River Derwent Floods at Kexby Bridge East Yorkshire

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