Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

Only one-fourth of the nation’s homeowners have made structural changes to their homes to make them more secure against a natural disaster, according to a survey from an insurance agent’s group.

A survey released today by Trusted Choice, the Alexandria, Va.-based Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America’s branding initiative, and the IIABA found that 28 percent of homeowners made changes to their homes since 2003 that would make the homes more secure in the wake of a natural disaster. Additionally, only 31 percent in the South made changes, and in the Gulf Coast region the number was 37 percent.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free
PropertyCasualty360 Digital Reader.


  • All PropertyCasualty360.com news coverage, best practices, and in-depth analysis.
  • Educational webcasts, resources from industry leaders, and informative newsletters.
  • Other award-winning websites including BenefitsPRO.com and ThinkAdvisor.com.

Already have an account?


Join PropertyCasualty360

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed decisions for your P&C insurance business. Join PropertyCasualty360.com now!

  • Unlimited access to PropertyCasualty360.com - your roadmap to thriving in a disrupted environment
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including BenefitsPRO.com, ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com
  • Exclusive discounts on PropertyCasualty360, National Underwriter, Claims and ALM events

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join PropertyCasualty360

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.