2014 Press Releases
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California Earthquake Authority Proposes to Expand Coverages and Decrease Rates

The not-for-profit California Earthquake Authority (CEA), which provides about 75 percent of the residential earthquake insurance in California, today proposed more policy enhancements and an average 8 percent decrease in rates. …

October 23, 2014 | Download (PDF)

Moody's rates proposed CEA revenue bonds at A3

Moody’s Investors Service press release

October 10, 2014

Governor Signs New Legislation that Changes the Way Californians Learn About Home Earthquake Insurance

Gov. Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 2064 today, which will change the way Californians learn about earthquake insurance for their homes. ...

September 18, 2014 | Download (PDF)

CEA policyholders already submitting claims for damage to homes from American Canyon Earthquake

The California Earthquake Authority (CEA) estimates that about 15,000 of its policyholders may have experienced moderate to strong shaking from the M6 American Canyon earthquake that struck near Napa, Calif. this morning at 3:20 a.m. …

August 24, 2014 | Download (PDF)

CEA reports increase in earthquake insurance policy sales

CEA earthquake insurance policy sales jumped following the March 29, 2014, magnitude-5.1 La Habra earthquake in Southern California by nearly as much as the increase in CEA policy sales following the March 11, 2011, magnitude-9.0 Tohoku earthquake in Japan. ...

May 30, 2014 | Download (PDF)

Half-Million-Dollar Milestone Reached in Annual Get Prepared, California! Auction

To date, $524,000 has been raised to benefit the American Red Cross through the California Earthquake Authority's Get Prepared, California! Auction. During its third year, the Auction raised nearly $184,000. All Auction proceeds will go to support Red Cross disaster preparedness programs in California. …

May 06, 2014 | Download (PDF)

New CEA campaign gets Californians ready to rock!

The California Earthquake Authority (CEA) this month has launched a statewide advertising campaign that plays on a double entendre – California rocks as a cool place to live, yet it rocks with earthquakes, too. …

April 30, 2014 | Download (PDF)

CEA policyholders file claims, receive payments for damage from La Habra earthquake

California Department of Insurance/CEA press release 

April 29, 2014

CEA Ready for Policyholders Shaken by Recent Southern California Earthquake

The California Earthquake Authority (CEA) estimates that approximately 23,000 of its policyholders experienced moderate to strong shaking from the M5.1 earthquake that struck near La Habra, California last night. ...

March 29, 2014 | Download (PDF)
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