Earthquake Insurance

Definition of "Earthquake insurance"

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Michael Steffey Keller Williams Heritage

Comprehensive insurance policy rider or available as a separate policy indemnifying property against damages caused by an earthquake or volcanic eruption. Damage claims can be filed for each earthquake and related shocks occurring more than 72 hours after the initial shock. Earthquake insurance does not cover losses from fires, floods, explosions, or tidal waves.

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