Eight percent of homeowners responding to a May 2016 poll by the Insurance Information Institute said they have earthquake insurance. Homeowners in the West were most likely to have earthquake insurance with 14 percent saying they had the coverage followed by the Midwest at 7 percent; and the South and Northeast at 6 percent.*
In most states, earthquake coverage is available either as an endorsement on your homeowner's policy for an additional annual premium, or as a separate policy. We can explain the different options available and help you obtain competitive earthquake insurance quote. For a no obligation quote call us at 888-543-6179.
If you want to learn more about earthquakes, please visit the United States Geological Survey (USGS) at www.usgs.gov.
*source Insurance Information Institute