Nine of 10 most expensive events were in the United States, including $35 billion from Sandy and largest drought claims ever.
Rating service says more than 230,000 automobiles affected by super storm.
Louisiana and Washington, D.C., most expensive places to insure a car.
Insurers believe risk exposure growing as more small- and medium-size companies use social media.
Moody’s Investors Service says the U.S. property and casualty personal-lines sector remains stable despite expected Hurricane Sandy losses.
Despite the high winds recorded from Superstorm Sandy, wind damage from the storm was “surprisingly minor,” a report says.
Pennsylvania joined three other East Coast states telling insurers they cannot impose hurricane deductibles for losses suffered from Superstorm Sandy.
Hurricane Isaac expected to cost insurers more than two major typhoons that recently hit China.
Louisiana insurers say claims are rolling in, but not a flood.
Hundreds of female micro-entrepreneurs who lost homes and inventories in storm to receive about $125 each.