Developing a prescribed fire insurance liability product: actuarial analysis of survey data

This report was generated for the project “Developing A Prescribed Fire Insurance Liability Product” funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Risk Management Agency. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources Bureau of Forestry managed project funding, with Agren, Inc. coordinating most project activities. The desired project outcome is development of a prescribed fire liability policy for private contractors conducting prescribed burns provided by private insurance companies. To achieve this outcome, this report summarizes project data and statistical analysis and describes the data files available for use by those wishing to conduct their
own analysis of the data.

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