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Another earthquake rattles Wellington

Another earthquake rattles Wellington

Friday, 24 April 2015 3:39 p.m. by GovtEQC

Contractors cut as Fletcher repair programme downsizes

Contractors cut as Fletcher repair programme downsizes

Thursday, 23 April 2015 10:42 p.m. by MediaThePress

Major downsizing of Fletcher earthquake home repair programme staff will not slow progress in its final phase, the company says.

Chile volcano eruption

Chile volcano eruption

Thursday, 23 April 2015 2:46 p.m. by GovtEQC

Earthquake hits Wellington and Seddon

Earthquake hits Wellington and Seddon

Thursday, 23 April 2015 11:01 a.m. by GovtEQC

In the Know hub now open

In the Know hub now open

Monday, 20 April 2015 11:48 a.m. by GovtEQC

Aucklands Volcanic Risk

Auckland's Volcanic Risk

Friday, 17 April 2015 11:43 a.m. by GovtEQC

Ionospheric earthquake precursors

Ionospheric earthquake precursors

Thursday, 16 April 2015 2:01 p.m. by GovtEQC

Risks from asbestos with quake repairs extremely low

Risks from asbestos with quake repairs extremely low

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 3:07 p.m. by GovtEQC

Earthquake warning on your smartphone

Earthquake warning on your smartphone

Monday, 13 April 2015 8:44 a.m. by GovtEQC

Deadline for managed EQC repair – 1 June 2015

Deadline for managed EQC repair – 1 June 2015

Friday, 10 April 2015 12:35 p.m. by GovtEQC Featured Popular

The Earthquake Commission is asking Canterbury homeowners to confirm whether they wish to be part of the Canterbury Home Repair Programme (CHRP), to allow it to commit the right amount of resources to the programme.

In the know hub to open

In the know hub to open

Friday, 10 April 2015 8:32 a.m. by GovtEQC

Aftershocks continue to rattle Canterbury

Aftershocks continue to rattle Canterbury

Tuesday, 7 April 2015 3:42 p.m. by GovtEQC

EQC and its liability for legal costs

EQC and its liability for legal costs

Saturday, 4 April 2015 1:04 p.m. by GrantShandLawyers

There High Court judgments have ordered EQC to pay costs and disbursements to homeowners where EQC paid cap after being sued. 

2015 a year of momentum for Christchurch

2015 a 'year of momentum' for Christchurch

Tuesday, 31 March 2015 8:34 a.m. by GovtEQC

EQC to recover CHRP excess from mid-April

EQC to recover CHRP excess from mid-April

Thursday, 26 March 2015 12:02 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

CHRP Excess Q&As

CHRP Excess Q&As

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 1:15 p.m. by GovtEQC

New Zealand Seismic Monitoring Sites

New Zealand Seismic Monitoring Sites

Monday, 23 March 2015 3:08 p.m. by GovtEQC

NZ Insurance system "envy of the world"

NZ Insurance system "envy of the world"

Friday, 20 March 2015 11:30 a.m. by GovtEQC

Tropical cyclone Pam Bigger than Bola

Tropical cyclone Pam 'Bigger than Bola'

Friday, 13 March 2015 11:28 a.m. by GovtEQC

Quake proofing advice pays off

Quake proofing advice pays off

Thursday, 12 March 2015 11:46 a.m. by GovtEQC

Strengthening ground under Canterbury homes

Strengthening ground under Canterbury homes

Tuesday, 10 March 2015 5:24 p.m. by GovtEQC

Japan - 4 years on

Japan - 4 years on

Monday, 9 March 2015 10:35 a.m. by GovtEQC

94.8%

94.8%

Tuesday, 3 March 2015 9:30 a.m. by GovtEQC

EQC stands behind repair quality

EQC stands behind repair quality

Monday, 2 March 2015 1:53 p.m. by GovtEQC

How to be better prepared for earthquakes

How to be better prepared for earthquakes

Friday, 27 February 2015 1:25 p.m. by GovtEQC

Christchurch Recovery Four Years On - By Numbers

Christchurch Recovery Four Years On - By Numbers

Thursday, 26 February 2015 3:52 p.m. by Swiggs Popular

Four years on:

Time to eradicate the fruit fly in the legislation – Guest post by Sleazkey

Time to eradicate the fruit fly in the legislation – Guest post by Sleazkey

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 5:19 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco Popular

Today I want to cover some of the interesting new developments in earthquake recovery technology and a bit of the politics and law involved in this developing science. 

CEO Ian Simpson on Campbell Live - 23 Feb 2015

CEO Ian Simpson on Campbell Live - 23 Feb 2015

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 9:14 a.m. by GovtEQC

Marking the 4th Anniversary of Feb 22 Quake

Marking the 4th Anniversary of Feb 22 Quake

Monday, 23 February 2015 9:10 a.m. by GovtEQC

Editorial: Plug the gap between EQC, private cover

Editorial: Plug the gap between EQC, private cover

Monday, 23 February 2015 6:00 a.m. by MediaHerald

The four years since the Christchurch earthquake is more than enough time for a discussion about New Zealand's system of disaster insurance. T

Land settlements put EQC between a rock and a hard place

Land settlements put EQC between a rock and a hard place

Saturday, 21 February 2015 12:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

EQC is arousing suspicion again with its manoeuvring on the coming payouts for flood and liquefaction land damage. But is it just doing the right thing in a somewhat impossible situation? JOHN McCRONE reports.

Feedback sought on short-listed Earthquake Memorial designs

Feedback sought on short-listed Earthquake Memorial designs

Thursday, 19 February 2015 10:24 a.m. by GovtEQC

Disaster insurance flawed

Disaster insurance 'flawed'

Tuesday, 17 February 2015 6:00 a.m. by MediaHerald

New Zealand's dual insurance system has been deemed inefficient by a leading insurance company, following the Canterbury earthquakes.A report by Vero insurance and Deloitte Access Economics - Four Years On: 

End of home-repair programme shock to staff

End of home-repair programme shock to staff

Friday, 13 February 2015 9:23 p.m. by MediaThePress

Concerns have been raised about a sudden end to a Fletcher earthquake home-repair programme for contracted staff at the end of April.

Awesome Forces draws awesome visitor numbers

Awesome Forces draws awesome visitor numbers

Thursday, 12 February 2015 10:47 a.m. by GovtEQC

Stalled EQC review leaves global reinsurers unclear

Stalled EQC review leaves global reinsurers unclear

Thursday, 5 February 2015 9:43 a.m. by PRNews Popular

 

EQC changes expected to be minor: Brownlee

EQC changes expected to be 'minor': Brownlee

Wednesday, 4 February 2015 1:52 p.m. by MediaThePress

The EQC looks set to survive a review triggered by the devastating Christchurch earthquakes, which drained its natural disaster fund (NDF).

EQC strongly positioned to confront natural disasters

EQC strongly positioned to confront natural disasters

Friday, 30 January 2015 9:42 a.m. by GovtEQC

The Earthquake Commission turns 70

The Earthquake Commission turns 70

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 11:15 a.m. by GovtEQC

Eketahuna earthquake anniversary update

Eketahuna earthquake anniversary update

Wednesday, 14 January 2015 10:27 a.m. by GovtEQC

Alpine fault drilling project put on hold

Alpine fault drilling project put on hold

Monday, 12 January 2015 1:27 p.m. by GovtEQC

South Island riddled with faults

South Island riddled with faults

Monday, 12 January 2015 1:18 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

Large earthquake jolts Canterbury awake

Large earthquake jolts Canterbury awake

Tuesday, 6 January 2015 8:30 a.m. by GovtEQC

EQC Declaratory Judgment

EQC Declaratory Judgment

Sunday, 21 December 2014 4:22 p.m. by GrantShandLawyers

EQC asked the High Court to make various declarations in relation to whether a property’s increased vulnerability to flooding after the earthquake(s) was land damage and, if so, approval to settle the claim by paying the diminution in value of the property rather than the cost to remediate the damage. 

Ian Simpson discusses the EQC focus for 2015

Ian Simpson discusses the EQC focus for 2015

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 10:54 a.m. by GovtEQC Popular

EQC and Christchurch City Council agree social housing settlement

EQC and Christchurch City Council agree social housing settlement

Friday, 12 December 2014 1:58 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular

EQC welcomes Declaratory Judgment ruling

EQC welcomes Declaratory Judgment ruling

Wednesday, 10 December 2014 2:11 p.m. by GovtEQC Popular