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FM Global's Lou Gritzo Discusses Sandy Impact

While the mainstream press is focused on property damage, insurance-industry players know that Business Interruption and Contingent Business Interruption claims from commercial clients are going to account for a hefty percentage of the claims resulting from Sandy.

"The impact on the supply chain is going to be dramatic," FM Global Vice President of Research, Dr. Louis Gritzo tells NU. "Given the amount of commerce and transportation that occurs in Sandy's corridor, and the location of five major ports in its path, this event is going to ripple across the entire U.S. econonmy."

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