Images available to emergency personnel, GIC member insurers, and the media Boulder, CO, October 16, 2019 — As evacuation orders lifted and the Saddleridge Fire continued to be contained by the Los Angeles Fire Department, the Geospatial Intelligence Center (GIC) began flying aircraft over the impacted areas on Monday, collecting high-resolution aerial images of the damaged structures. The imagery was made available to GIC members yesterday afternoon, giving insurers the ability to search an address
Imagery collected yesterday over the Saddleridge Fire in Los Angeles County, California is now available. The imagery is available via the NICB app in the Gray Sky 2019 layer and also available via REST API service. The images were collected on 14-October with a Falcon camera over a swath stretching from Chatsworth to Sylmar including Porter Ranch, and are 13cm resolution.
GIC has activated to Level 2 – Partial Activation for imagery collection over the Saddleridge Fire in Los Angeles County, California. With all evacuation orders now lifted, suppression efforts concentrated on the ground rather than the air, and damage assessments begun by CalFire, GIC is in the process of collecting imagery over the area today. The latest damage assessments have slightly decreased the number of destroyed structures to 17 but dramatically increased the number of
GIC has activated to Level 3 – Enhanced Monitoring for the wildfires in California. Following days of red flag warnings, rolling public safety power shutdowns, and extremely critical wildfire risk, several fires have broken out across the state. Saddleridge Fire in Sylmar in Los Angeles County is currently posing the greatest risk, having ignited late last night and now grown to over 4,600 acres with 0% containment. Media reports indicate as much as 75 structures
Betterview Integrates Geospatial Insurance Consortium’s Aerial Imagery into its Property Risk Management Platform
Mutual Customers Can Now Generate Insights from High-Resolution Imagery for Quoting, Renewals and Claims Processing LAS VEGAS (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 23, 2019 Betterview, a predictive analytics platform that makes every property thoroughly understood for the sake of those who rely on them, today announced the integration of the Geospatial Insurance Consortium’s high-resolution aerial imagery into Betterview’s property risk management platform. The Geospatial Insurance Consortium’s (GIC) mission is to provide the most comprehensive, precise, and up-to-date location information to insurers.