Are You Ready For The Next Cold Snap?
Records for the coldest temperatures were set all over the US in the first half of 2021. With winter weather spreading across the US, how are you preparing?
Only too often, severe winter weather wreaks havoc and creates challenging conditions for businesses. Extreme cold leads to wide-spread power outages, freezing pipes, water damage and high dollar claims.
Record breaking losses in first half of 2021
insurance claims in Texas alone
due to cold weather perils
Helping you predict and mitigate losses
High impact risk prevention
During the February 2021 polar vortex, our LoRaWAN cellular IoT technology was able to keep running through power outages and other utility interruptions. In the worst week of the storm, we experienced 10 times more power failure alerts and 5 times more frozen pipe alerts than average.
One of those actionable alerts helped a Texas hospital prevent a major loss during the storm, when an open roof hatch triggered a water leak and put an electrical panel at risk. Read more about the event.