After passing almost two years since the Hurricane Irma will hit the state of Florida, it was known that the National Flood Insurance Program has paid more than 1 billion dollars.
By MiamiDiario Newsroom
El National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) has paid more than 1 one billion dollars a 21.949 flood insurance claimss carried out by the protected parties whose properties were lost during that terrible hurricane, highlighted fema.gov.
Florida is the state where there is plus current policies of the National Flood Insurance Program. But due to the occasional hurricanes that hit the region, officials le they insist homeowners, businesses, and renters to talk to their insurance agent to find out to insure their possessions in case should such a catastrophe occur.
El Federal Coordinating Officer Gary Stanley, who is the official of the Federal Emergency Management Agency in charge of recovery of properties destroyed by Hurricane Irma in Florida, highlighted: «One of the most important steps What you can do to prepare for hurricane season is buy flood insurance«.
Stanley asserts that “The homeowners insurance does not cover flood lossesSo don't wait, buy flood insurance today." He points out that the time the policy takes effect is 30 days, so property owners must purchase them before the hurricane season begins.
Flood insurance can be purchased by anyone who lives in a community that participates in the National Flood Insurance Program, Your property does not have to be located in a high-risk or low-risk flood zone.
Something important is that the policies of the National Flood Insurance Program they are less expensive for properties that are not in a high-risk area.
These policies can be purchased by any state licensed or regulated insurer.
If you want more information enter the digital portal floodsmart.gov.