November 06, 2008
Hurricane Ike Update

North America | USA
vrs VeriClaim, Inc.

PCS said in a statement that 11 catastrophes in 22 states produced 1.7 million claims in the period, which it noted was the fourth-costliest third quarter since 1998. The state with the highest insured loss total was Texas, at $6.4 billion, followed by Louisiana, with $1.9 billion. The 2008 nine-month insured loss total now stands at an estimated $22.1 billion, PCS said.