FEMA

Flooding near Paradise Citgo in Swampscott. (Photo courtesy: Gus Moussa)

What To Do If You’re A Flood Victim

Several North Shore homes and businesses were damaged by severe flooding on Tuesday morning. As a result, hundreds will be looking to know if their insurance covers the damage.

10/04/2011

Power lines

FEMA: Flooding, Power Outages Expected In Mass.

FEMA believes that for most of Massachusetts, a lengthy power outage is likely to be our biggest problem out of Irene.

08/27/2011

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO & DANIEL LLARGUES ON CENTRO

Preparing for Hurricane Irene

August 27, 2011 Hurricane Irene pounded the Bahamas earlier this week and in keeping track of its path, we are next! To help us better prepare for Irene, on this edition of “Centro”, WBZ’s Yadires […]

WBZ-TV–08/26/2011

In this handout image provided by NASA acquired by the crew of the International Space Station, Hurricane Irene is seen August 22, 2011 over the coastal waters of Venezuela. (Photo by NASA via Getty Image

Massachusetts Prepares For Hurricane Irene

Massachusetts emergency management officials are preparing for the likelihood of Hurricane Irene impacting the state.

08/24/2011

Disaster, Catastrophes

Money Matters – Financial Fire Drill: Handling Catastrophes

Next Monday it will be six years since Katrina which was the most expensive natural disaster to ever hit the U.S.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/22/2011

This home in Monson was flipped off its foundation in the June 1 tornado. (photo by Karen Twomey)

Deadline Day For Tornado Survivors To Apply For Federal Assistance

Monday is deadline day for those affected by the tornadoes in central and western Massachusetts on June 1.

08/22/2011

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO & ALBERTO PILLOT ON CENTRO

Disaster Assistance for Tornado Victims

August 6, 2011 In an effort to help those affected by the severe storms and tornados in Hampden and Worcester counties on June 1st, the Federal and Massachusetts Emergency Management Agencies known as “FEMA” and […]

WBZ-TV–08/04/2011

Tornado damage in Southbridge.

Southbridge And Sturbridge To Receive Tornado Aid

FEMA has added Southbridge and Sturbridge to the list of communities that can receive assistance in repairing public facilities damaged in the June 1 tornadoes.

07/21/2011

Cars are covered in debris near Main Street June 2, 2011 in Springfield, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images)

Mass. Tornado Claims Rise To $175 million

The financial toll from tornadoes that ravaged Springfield and several smaller Massachusetts communities has risen to an estimated $175 million.

06/29/2011

A damaged house on June 2, 2011 in Springfield, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images)

Signs Of Progress: Springfield Tornado Shelter Closes

The American Red Cross is closing a shelter for tornado victims at the MassMutual Center in Springfield.

06/28/2011

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