Extreme Weather

Chile Earthquake – HCC

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Posted: 09/17/2015

HCC is monitoring the effects of the earthquake that struck just off the coast of Chile last night. Our condolences go out to the families of the 5 Chilean citizens that passed as a result of the natural disaster. Tremors were still being felt as far away as the nation’s capital early this morning. Tsunami warnings and evacuations have been issued throughout Chile’s coast and extending to southern California, Hawaii and New Zealand. Atlas Travel’s included Natural disaster benefit will reimburse members $100 per day, for up to 5 days for the expenses associated with replacement accommodations due to evacuations related to the earthquake and tsunami warnings. If you have been displaced or injured due to this event, please contact our World Service Center immediately, they are available 24 hours a day.