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EQC making strong progress in settling Kaikoura earthquake claims

By   /  November 6, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on EQC making strong progress in settling Kaikoura earthquake claims

Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: EQC making strong progress in settling Kaikoura earthquake claims The Earthquake Commission has now settled close to two thirds of all residential building claims that have been lodged following last year’s Kaikoura earthquake.  General Manager Customer and Claims Trish Keith says that EQC is on track […]

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Virtual field trips bring natural hazards into classrooms

By   /  November 2, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Virtual field trips bring natural hazards into classrooms

Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Virtual field trips bring natural hazards into classrooms Over a thousand school children from across New Zealand have been taking part in a virtual field trip to Hawkes Bay this week. The field trip, called Life at the Boundary, focuses on the Hikurangi plate boundary situated […]

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EQC premium increases 1 November 2017

By   /  October 31, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on EQC premium increases 1 November 2017

Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: EQC premium increases 1 November 2017 The EQC premium on home and contents insurance increases on 1 November, in line with the Budget 2017 announcement on 25 May 2017.   The total EQC premium increases to a maximum $276 including GST annually, up from a maximum […]

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EQC continues its success in helping Edgecumbe

By   /  September 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on EQC continues its success in helping Edgecumbe

MIL OSI – Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: EQC continues its success in helping Edgecumbe The Earthquake Commission has cleared silt and debris for 251 properties in Edgecumbe which is 92 per cent of all claims it received following the April 2017 flood.  General Manager Customer and Claims, Trish Keith, says […]

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EQC’s position on Limitations Act

By   /  September 1, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on EQC’s position on Limitations Act

MIL OSI – Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: EQC’s position on Limitations Act EQC considers the six-year limitation period to start from the date when an individual claim is or was settled or declined under the EQC Act, as was originally stated in December 2015. It is from this point that the […]

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Mapping waiata koroua (traditional prose) of the Tarawera Eruption, 1886; and its relevance to contemporary natural hazards preparedness and response

By   /  August 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Mapping waiata koroua (traditional prose) of the Tarawera Eruption, 1886; and its relevance to contemporary natural hazards preparedness and response

MIL OSI – Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Mapping waiata koroua (traditional prose) of the Tarawera Eruption, 1886; and its relevance to contemporary natural hazards preparedness and response Sylvia Hiriwa Tapuke (supervised by David Johnston) Massey University (EQC funded project 13/U650) A thesis submitted in fulfilment of the requirements for the […]

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Still time to lodge EQC claims for land damage following April floods

By   /  June 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Still time to lodge EQC claims for land damage following April floods

MIL OSI – Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Still time to lodge EQC claims for land damage following April floods Customers whose land suffered damage from landslips or flooding during the April floods still have time to lodge a claim with the Earthquake Commission. Event response spokesperson, Paul Walsh, says that […]

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Building-specific seismic resilience assessment frameworks considering content sliding and injury

By   /  March 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Building-specific seismic resilience assessment frameworks considering content sliding and injury

MIL OSI – Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Building-specific seismic resilience assessment frameworks considering content sliding and injury Trevor Zhiqing Yeow (supervised by Greg MacRae) University of Canterbury (EQC funded project 14/U685) A thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy was accepted as […]

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EQC land assessments underway

By   /  January 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on EQC land assessments underway

MIL OSI – Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: EQC land assessments underway The Earthquake Commission’s assessments of claims for customers whose properties suffered land damage in last November’s Kaikoura earthquake are underway. General Manager Customer and Claims Trish Keith says that EQC began working with private insurers before Christmas to jointly […]

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7.5 quake strikes central New Zealand

By   /  November 14, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on 7.5 quake strikes central New Zealand

MIL OSI – Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: 7.5 quake strikes central New Zealand Please stay away from shoreline areas and follow MCDEM warnings and advice. EQC staff please check “staff” information page or click here to access latest staff news. [Reprinted from Stuff website] A severe earthquake measuring 7.5 magnitude […]

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Decision support framework for post-earthquake restoration of sewerage pipelines and systems

By   /  October 20, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Decision support framework for post-earthquake restoration of sewerage pipelines and systems

MIL OSI – Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Decision support framework for post-earthquake restoration of sewerage pipelines and systems Maio (Melanie) Liu (supervised by Sonia Giovinazzi), University of Canterbury     (EQC funded project 13/SP653) A thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Civil […]

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