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  • Zurich Insurance Company Ltd

    IBHS FORTIFIED BUILDING PROGRAMSChuck Miccolis

    Senior Engineering Manager, Commercial LinesNewport, RI December 10, 2014

    DisasterSafety.org

  • How does IBHS advance the cause of loss mitigation?

    ConductbuildingscienceIdentifymitigationsolutionsforallaspectsofthebuildingchain

    ImprovepublicpolicyDevelopvoluntarystandardsandguidance

  • The IBHS Research Center: A Unique, Multi-Hazard Facility

  • FORTIFIEDCOMMERCIAL(ByPerili.e.Hurricane)

  • FORTIFIEDCommercial:Hurricane

    Bronze Enhancedroofperformanceandimprovedbusinesscontinuity

    Silver Bronzerequirementsplusbuildingenvelopeprotection,andmaintaincontinuityofbusinessoperations

    Gold SilverRequirementsplusenhancedstructuralperformance

  • FORTIFIEDforSaferBusiness(AllPerils)

    Hurricane Interior Fire High Wind Burglary Tornado Electrical Surge Hail Building Envelope Wildfire - Water & Air Mgmt Lightning Severe Winter Weather Flood

  • Focus on Key Components

    roof,walls,windows,doors,equipmenttherightproductsandinstallationproperelevation

  • SevereWeatherEmergencyResponsePlanning KeystoSuccess

    Overcomingtwofatalmistakes Failingtounderstandthehazard Underestimatingtheexposure

    Documentedplanwithdesignatedresponsibilities Protectionofbuilding,businessfunctions,utilities Periodictraining&exercises VariousAlertLevels Materialsupplychecklist FeedbackProcess

  • DisasterPlanningMadeEasier

    disastersafety.org/wp-content/uploads/OFB-EZ_Toolkit_IBHS.pdf

  • FORTIFIEDBenefitsandDISASTERPLANNING:BusinessesandCommunities

    PROTECTPHYSICALASSETS

    MaintainorINCREASE: BUSINESSOPERATIONSandIMMEDIATEREUSEPOSTDISASTER REVENUESTREAM MARKETSHAREduringandafterawidespreadcatastrophe COMMUNITYTIESbyprovidingcriticalgoodsandservicesin

    difficultcircumstances

    RETAINEMPLOYEESANDREDUCEEMPLOYEESTRESS

    IMPROVECOMPETITIVEADVANTAGE byprovidingcontinuousservicestocustomers

    IMPROVECORPORATEIMAGE&REPUTATION

  • DisasterSafety.orgChuck Miccolis813-675-1056

    cmiccolis@ibhs.org

    Thankyou

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