The Disaster Alert Center
Use the page below to stay up to date on when large-scale disasters strike, and the actions being taken in response.
Safeguard strives to continually provide the most current information on disasters as they occur. No matter the form they take — fires, tornadoes, hurricanes or floods — all of them can cause a tremendous amount of damage to your assets.
Everything you need in times of distress.
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MBA Releases Disaster Recovery Guide
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) has created Disaster Recovery: A Resource for Homeowners. This consumer-facing informational guide outlines homeowner disaster preparedness and steps to recovery, including who to engage for individual mortgage communication, how to navigate the insurance process, and what forms of aid and disaster loans are generally available.
All Disaster Alerts
Hurricane Idalia has been downgraded to a tropical storm after making landfall in Florida and moving northeast into Georgia and South Carolina.
August 31 2023
Hurricane Idalia made landfall in Florida’s Big Bend area of the Gulf Coast as a Category 3 storm on Wednesday morning.
August 30 2023
Tropical Storm Idalia strengthened quickly Sunday night and is forecast to strike Florida’s Gulf Coast as a major hurricane on Wednesday.
August 28 2023
Tropical storm Hilary brings flash flood warnings to southern California as Governor Newsome issues a state of emergency.
August 21 2023
Maui county wildfire disaster update as of 8/20: Olinda fire and Kula fire are both 85% contained, Lahaina fire is 90% contained.
August 20 2023
Evacuation orders were issued for several large wildfires in Lahaina, on Maui, Hawaii, caused by dry conditions and forceful winds from Hurricane Dora.
August 9 2023
A number of tornadoes touched down yesterday evening in the Chicago metro area causing property damage, downed trees, and power outages.
July 12 2023
President Biden issued an emergency declaration early Sunday after tornadoes devasted areas of Carroll, Humphreys, Monroe and Sharkey counties in Mississippi.
March 26 2023
Much of the New Orleans, LA and surrounding areas will be assessing damage today after destructive tornadoes tore through on Wednesday 12/14.
December 15 2022
Nicole Weakens to a Tropical Storm After Striking Florida’s East Coast as the First U.S. Hurricane in November in Nearly 40 Years
Nicole has weakened to a tropical storm after striking Florida’s east coast as the first hurricane to hit the U.S. in November in nearly 40 years.
November 10 2022
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