Ted Gregory

Ted Gregory

Ted Gregory is manager, Property Claim Services (PCS). PCS is a Verisk Analytics (Nasdaq:VRSK) business.

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    January 2017 Preview: Historical Catastrophe Activity

    With winter on its way, we look ahead to January cat event risks. Catastrophic January storms since 2007 have caused nearly $5.9 billion in insured losses. PCS has designated 16 catastrophes during the month of January between 2007 and 2016, including 10 winter storms and six wind and thunderstorm events. Last January, we saw the […]

    PCS-Mobile now available for Android and iPhone

    PCS-Mobile is now available for Android as well as iPhone users. The app gives claims professionals convenient access to real-time information about catastrophes and impending severe weather events. PCS-Mobile provides essential data that users can access on the road, in the field, or at the office, including: daily severe weather summaries catastrophe bulletins storm and […]

    August 2016 Preview: Historical Catastrophe Activity

    Traditionally, hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30. While forecasters have generally predicted a near-normal hurricane season for this year, there have been a small number of unusual storms thus far. Already, we’ve seen four recorded tropical systems in the Atlantic. The first, Hurricane Alex, was notable because it was the earliest storm […]

    June 2016 Preview: Historical Catastrophe Activity

    The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30. Although forecasters predict average activity for this year, we’ve already experienced the first tropical event of the season, Hurricane Alex—unusual because it occurred in January. Fortunately, the United States was not affected, and the storm caused little damage when it made landfall in the […]

    PCS launches new enhancements to its mobile app

    PCS-Mobile has been updated to give users even more vital information on the go.  The new enhancements allow users to both view and upload photos and videos right from the field during or after catastrophes. The addition of visual information lets claims managers quickly and efficiently determine how to scale operations and also assists them […]

    May 2016 Preview: Historical Catastrophe Activity

    To the U.S. insurance industry, the month of May signals that hurricane season is right around the corner—with claims teams preparing for an unpredictable next few months. Significant catastrophe activity has occurred during May over the past decade. From 2006 through 2013, an average of four catastrophe events occurred during the month. May 2008 was […]