Personal Risk Management, Southern Wildfires and Flooding Risks- PC360_Claims Tweet Suite Digest

PropertyCasualty360.com’s Claims Channel Editor Christina Bramlet is twittering every day about breaking news and timely topics — not to mention keeping readers up to date on claims-related news and analysis being posted on PropertyCasualty360.com.

You can “follow” Christina’s postings by clicking here. In the meantime, below is a sample of the many tweets made throughout this week and last:

After Lee dumped more than a foot of rain across Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama, flash flood warnings are issued. http://ow.ly/6nHDM

The wildfires in Texas have spread through millions of acres, destroying thousands of homes. More on projected losses: http://ow.ly/6nHcH

Deloitte Researcher and Brooklynite Sam Friedman says Irene was an exercise in personal risk management: http://ow.ly/6nFn0

RT @pc360_tech: Blog ponders how we've changed--and the Internet, too--in the decade since 9/11. http://ow.ly/6mKvj

Paper disputing science of climate change "fundamentally flawed." http://ow.ly/6mL4T

RT @AP: BREAKING: Gov. Rick Perry says wildfires destroyed more than 1,000 Texas homes over Labor Day weekend: apne.ws/p3UAxP -ldh

RT @NOLAnews: 9/11, Pearl Harbor artifacts brought together at the National World War II museum bit.ly/mQHF4Y

RT @WSJ: A little trouble getting started this morning? Might be a case of the Post-Labor Day Letdown: on.wsj.com/oFIT7o

As slow-moving Lee churns, Gulf coast states brace themselves for heavy rains: bit.ly/q3Zn6x

RT @NOLAnews: Tropical Storm Lee puts oyster harvests on pause bit.ly/ojUdLm

For the 10th consecutive year, Amica Mutual's homeowners' insurance customers report the highest satisfaction levels, J.D. Power concluded.

The few homeowners in CAT-prone areas who opt for flood insurance tend to be less satisfied with their policies: http://ow.ly/6jQdK

Spoke with two preeminent NY insurance litigators to examine facets of coverage triggered by Irene. Stay tuned for our in-depth analysis!

In the fourth of five articles highlighting 2011 Insurance IT All Stars, PC360_Tech talks with Joan Falcetta of MetLife: http://ow.ly/6j5rM

We can learn a lot about disaster preparedness from Waffle House, "a risk management role model," FEMA reports: http://ow.ly/6j4XR

September 2011 Cover Story: Facing Fraud Together Featured Content: A Volatile Climate Soft Contents... fb.me/1i4rVZ0GO

RT @PC360_Risk: Bloomberg Gets It Right This Time | PropertyCasualty360: propertycasualty360.com/2011/09/01/blo… via @PC_360

RT @III_Research: Some of the most serious Hurricane Irene damage was from river flooding in VT- See I.I.I. VT Fact Sheet bit.ly/qnLj0a

Katia now a category 1 hurricane; sustained winds near 75 mph: http://ow.ly/6iIub

RT @NewYorker: Jane Mayer on what she was doing during the 9/11 attacks & how they became the focal point of her reporting since then: nyr.kr/o4XeWK

RT @iiiorg: Remembering #Sept11: The 9/11 attacks produced the 2nd largest loss in the history of insurance, just behind Hurricane Katrina.

Typhoon Nanmadol Makes 3 Landfalls; Insured Losses Under $700M: http://ow.ly/6iH1E

Eqecat: Insurers to Pay $1.5B-$2.8B from Irene http://ow.ly/6i4Au

RT @breakingweather: Katia almost a hurricane. Winds @ 70mph. Moving WNW @ 20mph.Currently 1285 mi. E of Leeward Islands

Disaster recovery on the minds of many risk managers: http://ow.ly/6i4mJ

While P&C insurers have the financial fortitude to weather Irene losses, future events may leave industry vulnerable. http://ow.ly/6hZ32

RT @nytimes: City Room: Bees Rescued After Tree Torn by Storm nyti.ms/rnyhTa

RT @JohnLobert: Body shops beat insurers again: Montana estimating law to help repairers bit.ly/qzElzt

RT @NASAHurricane: E PACIFIC- System 93E has a high chance (80%) for development into a tropical depression in the next 24 hours.... fb.me/1dWRIPybA

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