Does an Active Early Season Mean a Lively Atlantic Hurricane Season is in Store?

POSTED ON: June 27, 2016
It’s only late June, and the Atlantic has already had four named storms. Danielle formed in the Bay of Campeche on June 20, making 2016 the year with the earliest date that the 4th named storm has formed on record in the Atlantic basin. The old record was June 23 set in 2012. Does this active star... Read More

Infographic: Will Luck Be on Our Side Yet Again this Year?

POSTED ON: June 1, 2016
We may be in for a “near-normal” hurricane season, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be prepared. The “luck” we’ve seen in recent years can change at the drop of a hat and near-normal is still an active season with 12 named storms predicted…just look at Tropical Storm Colin threate... Read More

Interstate Restoration Acquires Canada’s Largest Independent Disaster Restoration Company, FirstOnSite Restoration

POSTED ON: May 31, 2016
Interstate Restoration has solidified its position as a continental leader in the disaster recovery industry by finalizing the previously announced deal to acquire all the assets of FirstOnSite Restoration. The deal, which closed June 1, 2016, gives customers of Interstate and FirstOnSite Restoratio... Read More

Hurricane Preparedness Week: 7 Steps to Business Readiness

POSTED ON: May 9, 2016
Caution: Hurricanes Likely Ahead  According to the experts at the Tropical Meteorology Project (TMP) at Colorado State University (CSU), 2018 hurricane forecasts include 12 named storms. Five of the name storms are expected to reach hurricane levels, with one of them likely becoming a major hurrica... Read More

Canada’s FirstOnSite Restoration to Join Forces with US-based Interstate Restoration

POSTED ON: May 2, 2016
Interstate Restoration has entered into an agreement to acquire FirstOnSite, Canada’s largest independent disaster restoration company. This is a historic milestone for Interstate Restoration. It will be our largest acquisition to date, and it will result in making us the second largest independen... Read More

Giving Back at RIMS with Your Help

POSTED ON: April 25, 2016
Earlier this month, Interstate Restoration attended the 2016 RIMS Conference in San Diego, California. The conference, as usual, was wonderful and the San Diego atmosphere couldn’t be beat! We made it our goal again this year to help support an organization working to build affordable, service enr... Read More

CSU Issues First 2016 Atlantic Basin Hurricane Forecast. They Call for…

POSTED ON: April 18, 2016
June 1st marks the start of the Atlantic basin hurricane season, and while there is significant uncertainty as to how much storm activity may occur, the Tropical Meteorology Project (TMP) at Colorado State University (CSU) is predicting an average 2016 Atlantic basin hurricane season due to two fact... Read More

Going to PLRB 2016? Visit Interstate at Booth #430 to Get Your Emergency Response Questions Answered

POSTED ON: April 11, 2016
The 2016 PLRB Claims Conference is just around the corner and we hope to see you there! With over 100 educational sessions, there are numerous resources available right at your fingertips. Click on the link below to learn more about the exclusive events happening at the Interstate booth (#430). Get ... Read More

Severe Weather Preparedness and National Awareness Guide

POSTED ON: March 21, 2016
Somewhere in the U.S. right now, there’s a decent chance that a community of business owners are in the midst of a severe weather episode. Or trying to figure out how to deal with the aftermath. For the prepared and unprepared alike, severe weather can lead to incredibly stressful situations. Put ... Read More

10 Steps You Must Take After a Disaster

POSTED ON: March 14, 2016
Knowing what to do after a disaster can make all of the difference in a speedy recovery. The more planning your organization can do up front, the more competently your team will perform tasks when stress levels are high. Check out our newest infographic below that includes the 10 recovery actions ev... Read More