Wind and storm surge losses in the US are estimated at $950m
AIR Worldwide and Karen Clark & Company release their estimates
Higher losses expected due to the pandemic's impact on wider infrastructure
Forecasters are predicting a relatively average Atlantic hurricane season, but emerging risks could impact losses in unexpected ways. Paul Walsh and Sarfraz Thind report
Last year's Atlantic hurricane season was one of the most catastrophic in recent memory with insured losses estimated at over $130bn. Now 12 months later and on the first official day of the season, forecasters believe relative calmness awaits. But forecasters are often wrong. Paul Walsh reports.