Natural Disasters - Helping Clients Prepare for an Increasing Risk Environment

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
San Diego A

Natural disasters strike suddenly, so it is important to help your clients be prepared. This session will examine the effects of natural disasters on clients’ financial and emotional well-being. We will examine behaviors and beliefs that influence disaster planning and discuss various ways to use insurance to provide financial protect against common disasters such as flooding, windstorms, wildfires, and earthquakes.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Understand the importance of including disaster planning within a client's risk management plan
  2. Determine behaviors and beliefs that influence client decision making and how to encourage clients to be disaster ready
  3. Learn foundational information regarding flood insurance the National Flood Insurance Program