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Finance and Insurance

House underpinning due to clay-related subsidence. Image Copyright S.Hallett, Cranfield University.

A range of insurance and re-insurance companies make use of the Natural Perils Directory (NPD) Postcode geohazard assessment datasets. Such assessments are used to ‘correctly-rate’ insured business - both domestic and commercial, as well as to characterise aggregate exposure for whole books of business.


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