Insurance companies need to be able to settle claims quickly and effectively.
The Meteorological Department can provide a comprehensive weather service
on request. This enables claims to be settled without time- and money-consuming
disputes. Risk assessment is important for insurers and reinsurers alike.
The Meteorological Department holds the National Climatological Data Base
which makes looking at historical events easier. Whether it is just a single
historical event or long-term averages and trends that are required, the
data are available. More importantly, the data are almost useless without
blending them with the meteorological knowledge of Meteorological Department