(BBC) Hurricane Sandy: The hidden costs

Posted by Kendall Harmon

Make no mistake - the storm will lead to historic levels of financial damage, not to mention dozens of lives lost. It has claimed 69 lives in the Caribbean.

Apart from the physical destruction of property, there are additional costs to governments, businesses and individuals. These are often more about the human cost and less to do with the physical wealth destroyed by a storm.

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Filed under: * General InterestNatural Disasters: Earthquakes, Tornadoes, Hurricanes, etc.

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