Case Study On The Beirut Blast: Usage Of Remote-Sensing Expertise To Locate And Assess The Extent Of Damage Done Around The Blast Epicentre

Many rescuers were sent out to search for any survivors in Beirut on Wednesday (August 5, 2020) after a huge explosion at the port brought about massive devastation and destruction across the entirety of the port area. A total of 135 people were found dead, while thousands were injured. Officials…

Disaster Management – Mapping Flood Extent For The Insurance Industry

The insurance industry represents a large market of USD 4.3 trillion or 6.4 percent of global GDP, while worldwide agricultural insurance markets have a collective premium pool worth €12.5 billion. Insurance companies are offering various index insurance products that are based on remote sensing. The insurance sector has the potential…