• Earthquake
  • At 2:46 that afternoon, a 9.0 magnitude earthquake struck Japan offshore, triggering a tsunami wave of up to 10 meters (33 ft) that engulfed large parts of northeastern Japan and also damaged the Fukushima nuclear plant, causing the worst nuclear crisis in decades. (theatlantic.com)
  • Wakana Kumagai, age 6, prays at 2:46 p.m., when Japan marked the passing of exactly six months since the March 11 earthquake and tsunami, in Higashi-Matsushima, Miyagi prefecture, on September 11, 2011. (theatlantic.com)
  • A pair of views of Kesennuma prior to the sixth month anniversary of the March 11 earthquake and massive tsunami on September 10, 2011 in Kesennuma, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. (theatlantic.com)
  • People ride onthe same road in an area in Rikuzentakata, northern Japan after the magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami struck the area, on March 13, 2011 (before), and the same scene on September 9, 2011 (click to view), some six months after the disaster. (theatlantic.com)
  • An area affected by the March 11, 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Rikuzentakata, northern Japan on March 13, 2011 (before) and the same area on September 9, 2011 (click to view). (theatlantic.com)
  • Henry Schein Establishes Matching Humanitarian Relief Fund in Response to Japan Earthquake a. (bio-medicine.org)
  • HSIC ), the largest distributor of health care products and services to office-based dental, medical and veterinary practitioners, announced that it has established the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund in response to the tragic earthquake and tsunami that hit Northern Japan on March 11. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund, established through the Henry Schein Cares Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, provides a way for Team Schein Members and others who are interested in providing support to contribute. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Anyone wishing to contribute to the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund can make a donation by credit card through the Henry Schein Cares Foundation Web site, http://www.hscaresfoundation.org (click the "donate button" to be directed to an online credit card processing page, and select "Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund" for the gift designation. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Those who wish to contribute by check should make the check payable to "Henry Schein Cares Foundation" with "Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund" noted in the memo of the check, and send it to Dewi Wijaya at Henry Schein, Inc., 135 Duryea Road, Melville, NY 11747. (bio-medicine.org)
  • As you're all aware, on March 11 we marked the two-year anniversary of The Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami. (u-tokyo.ac.jp)
  • Our institute also is conducting a support project for scientists who suffered from the Great East Japan Earthquake by accepting joint research with them. (u-tokyo.ac.jp)
  • After private Property and Casualty reinsurance companies got whacked on Friday on broad yet unquantified concerns about imminent losses, it is time for a deeper dive into the structure of how prepared Japan is to handle what are sure to be tens of billions in earthquake insurance claims. (zerohedge.com)
  • Using information from the Non-Life Insurance Rating Organization of Japan, we find that there is a clean distinction between the liabilities borne out by the private P&C sector and where reinsurance companies step in to fund losses on residential earthquake losses. (zerohedge.com)
  • Private insurance companies selling earthquake insurance inside Japan cede 100% of earthquake insurance to Japan earthquake reinsurer (JER). (zerohedge.com)
  • The government of Japan created the "Japanese Earthquake Reinsurance (JER)" scheme in 1966 which governs insurance coverage for homeowners and storekeepers under the Earthquake Insurance Law. (zerohedge.com)
  • In March 11 2011, a major earthquake hit 100km of the coast of Japan. (markedbyteachers.com)