Knowledge Zone

Selected Articles

After Shock

Although UWI’s Seismic Research Unit has long warned of a major earthquake, the 6.9 magnitude tremor on August 21st still caught most Trinbagonians by surprise.

A New Reality – Windstorms

Dr. Richard Clarke, senior lecturer at the St Augustine Campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI) says one of the “biggest lessons” from 2017’s

Tornadoes Twisters and Trinidad

A tornado is a localised and violently destructive windstorm occurring over land characterised by a funnel-shaped cloud extending toward the ground. Most tornadoes form from thunderstorms.

Flood- Does your insurance provide cover?

UPSURGE IN FLOODS Floods have become a cause of increasing concern, especially for persons likely to be affected by them. Floods have become the most frequent