The latest CAT
7.4 magnitude earthquake hits southern Mexico
June 23, 2020
A major earthquake struck the southern coastline of Mexico today at 10:29 a.m. local time, with an epicenter near El Coyul, 6.8 miles southwest of Santa María Zapotitlán in Oaxaca state. The quake triggered a tsunami warning for a radius of 1,000 km along the coasts of Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.
The quake caused tremors in Mexico City, 190 miles north of the epicenter, and it could be felt as far as El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. At this time, earthquake damage in Oaxaca state is considered light to moderate according to the US Geological Survey (USGS) ShakeMap.
Sedgwick would like to ensure that our clients know we are here to help, and we have an experienced team in Mexico ready to assist. In addition to our adjusting services, we offer building consulting, contents and inventory solutions, forensic advisory services and engineering to assist you and your insureds.
If you have questions or need assistance, please contact our property team listed below.