Fred Malik Managing Director of FORTIFIED Fred Malik is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the FORTIFIED suite of programs, which seek to improve property resilience to natural disasters on a local, regional, and national level. Since taking over the program in 2009, Fred has led FORTIFIED’s expansion to include existing residential, new residential,…
Murray Morrison, PhD Managing Director of Research Dr. Murray Morrison joined IBHS in 2011 as a research engineer, after being a visiting researcher at the IBHS Research Center as part of a collaboration between the University of Western Ontario, FM Global and IBHS. His areas of expertise include wind tunnel measurements and techniques, boundary layer…
Christopher Flynn General Manager of the Research Center Chris joined IBHS in 2017 as plant and operations manager and is now the general manager of the Research Center. Chris previously worked at Parker Hannifin, where he was the business team leader for custom drive systems and plant manager for both the SSD drives and energy…
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A breakdown of recent changes to FORTIFIED standards.
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