Waldo Canyon and Black Forest: A Tale of Two Wildfires

Jul 24

Waldo Canyon and Black Forest: A Tale of Two Wildfires

Jul 24 2018 - Jul 24 2019

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Waldo Canyon and Black Forest: A Tale of Two Wildfires

Wednesday, July 24, 2019  2:00 pm Eastern

Presented by the Underwriting Interest Group

What it’s about:
The Waldo Canyon and Black Forest wildfires in Colorado served as a catastrophe learning laboratory for insurance and recovery. John Putnam will review his findings regarding post-disaster recovery and the role of the insurance agents and companies. The partnership with local authorities and important insurance coverages will also be discussed.

At the end of this webinar, active attendees will understand:

  • How to set the stage for maximum success after a wildfire
  • The important coverages to include before a wildfire and issues that may arise if missed

Who should attend:
Agents, underwriters, and claims professionals would benefit from attending this webinar.


Individual Pricing:
CPCU Society members: FREE
Nonmembers: $79

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Nonmembers: $189

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John E. Putnam

John Putnam has 49 years in the insurance business including time as a Claims Representative, Systems Procedures Analyst, P&C Agent, and Independent Insurance Agency Owner/Officer. Currently, he is an insurance consultant, broker, and teacher providing insurance related services. 

John is a twice past president of the Professional Independent Insurance Agents of Colorado and the Pikes Peak Society of CPCU.

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