Printed from BusinessInsurance.com

Insurers hope to benefit from roof farm research projects

Posted On: Aug. 30, 2015 12:00 AM CST

The Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS) is collaborating with several insurers to use roof farms to collect data on how weather in the U.S. impacts different shingle materials. What exactly is a roof farm? Assistant Managing Editor Aranya Tomseth finds out in the latest episode of Business Insurance In Focus.