Tag: Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety

severe thunderstorm

100K thunderstorms in U.S. each year: Preparation can prevent damages, injuries

According to NOAA, summer thunderstorms “are more frequent and directly impact more people and homes in the U.S. than hurricanes.”

Rebecca Barnabi

Rebecca J. Barnabi is the national editor of Augusta Free Press. A graduate of the University of Mary Washington, she began her journalism career at The Fredericksburg Free-Lance Star. In 2013, she was awarded first place for feature writing in the Maryland, Delaware, District of Columbia Awards Program, and was honored by the Virginia School Boards Association’s 2019 Media Honor Roll Program for her coverage of Waynesboro Schools. Her background in newspapers includes writing about features, local government, education and the arts.