Reduce Hail Losses

IBHS researches hail damage and prediction in both the real world and in a laboratory setting. Insights from this research will empower manufacturers to develop better products, inform best practices and installation guidelines, and lead to improved test standards and forecast models with more accurate risk assessment.

Research & Insights

Insight from previous and ongoing research efforts at the IBHS Research Center.

Policyholder Resources

IBHS turns research and insights into actions home and business owners can take to reduce costs associated with weather-related losses. Our guidance is located on our policyholder-focused site, We encourage our members to provide the links to your policyholders via email, social channels, etc.

ThunderStorm Ready

Hail and high winds can occur in any strong thunderstorm, which means these are threats across the country.

Whether you are building a new home, remodeling, or preparing for the season, IBHS has science-backed tips to help homeowners. Be thunderstorm ready and prepare for severe thunderstorms― including hail and high winds around tornadoes.

Additional Resources

Member Education

Webinars, slides, and videos are available for download by members of IBHS. Login or register to gain access if you are a member of IBHS. Files will be available below for download once you are logged in.