01.05.2011
Climate Change

Climate Change Challenge: Answers and Demands of German Insurers

20 pages, May 2011,

Content:

  • When cellars become flooded…
  • Present-day
    • Natural hazards are causing losses in the order of billions
    • Green light for more sustainability
  • Future
    • Research concept: Questions and aims
    • Results: Storms and hail
    • Results: Floods
  • Conclusions
    • On balance: Storms are becoming more severe and costly
    • The demands of German insurers
    • House owners must also act