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Premier urges New Brunswick town not to let guard down after water levels recede

SUSSEX, N.B. – Water levels in many parts of New Brunswick receded Thursday but Premier David Alward and Emergency Measures officials urged residents not to let their guard down because of a potential for more dangerous flooding. See More
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Level 3 Adjusters

My company is looking for a Level 3 Adjuster to become it's Designated Representative, this could be a real opportunity for somebody with this level of experience.See More
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Saskatchewan authorities issue more than 700 tickets for seatbelt violations in a month

Saskatchewan authorities ticketed just over 700 motorists last month during March’s traffic safety focus on seatbelt and car seat use in the province. See More
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PCS reports no weather catastrophes in Canada in Q1, while polar vortex caused $1.5 billion insured losses in U.S.

2014 is the third year in a row in which Property Claims Services (PCS) has not declared any weather catastrophes in Canada for the first quarter, while six catastrophe events in the United States resulted in US$2.2 billion in insured losses... See More
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Half of Quebec home insurance policyholders think they're covered for overflowing body of water: survey

One in two Quebeckers surveyed erroneously believe their home insurance policy covers them against damage from an overflowing body of water while 65% of respondents did not believe their homes were at risk from sewer backup, earthquake, wind or... See More
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Mutuals face increasing pricing pressure, must differentiate themselves: Willis

Mutual insurers looking to remain competitive in the wake of enormous pricing pressure must differentiate themselves, David Thomas, CEO of market services and solutions for Willis, recommends in a new video blog. See More
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Parts of Eastern Canada cope as water levels rise, flooding homes and roads

Rain, melting snow and ice jams forced waters in parts of Eastern Canada to rise Wednesday, submerging roads, filling basements and prompting hundreds to be evacuated from their homes as officials told people to prepare in case they had to seek... See More
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'Actuary' ranked high on list of best jobs, with underwriting further down

“Actuary” has been listed among the top five best jobs in a ranked list from U.S. job search website CareerCast, although other insurance industry positions weren’t as close to the top of the list. See More
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Ontario auto insurance approved rates decline in first quarter

Approved rates for private passenger auto insurance declined on average by 5.01% during the first quarter of the year, the Financial Services Commission of Ontario has reported. See More
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High river levels force evacuations in several Quebec communities

SHERBROOKE, Que. - Hundreds of people have been forced from their homes in Sherbrooke, Que., as the Saint-Francois River continues to swell. See More
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Ontario flood warnings continue, Napanee River approaches highest level in 38 years

Several flood warnings were issued Tuesday in Ontario, with one conservation authority warning that water levels on a lake in the Municipality of Tweed is "approaching historic flood levels" and another warning that the lakes on the Rideau... See More
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Manitoba forecasters say cold spring increasing the risk of flooding in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG - Manitoba flood officials say the cold spring is increasing the risk of flooding in Winnipeg. See More
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Ontario's proposed towing legislation a good first step: IBC

The Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) has lent its support to draft legislation tabled by the Ontario government Tuesday meant to combat auto insurance fraud by aiding disclosure and enhancing transparency for consumers requiring towing services. See More
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Premier urges New Brunswick town not to let guard down after water levels recede

SUSSEX, N.B. – Water levels in many parts of New Brunswick receded Thursday but Premier David Alward and Emergency Measures officials urged residents not to let their guard down because of a potential for more dangerous flooding.

Saskatchewan authorities issue more than 700 tickets for seatbelt violations in a month

Saskatchewan authorities ticketed just over 700 motorists last month during March’s traffic safety focus on seatbelt and car seat use in the province.

PCS reports no weather catastrophes in Canada in Q1, while polar vortex caused $1.5 billion insured losses in U.S.

2014 is the third year in a row in which Property Claims Services (PCS) has not declared any weather catastrophes in Canada for the first quarter, while six catastrophe events in the United States resulted in US$2.2 billion in insured losses...

Half of Quebec home insurance policyholders think they're covered for overflowing body of water: survey

One in two Quebeckers surveyed erroneously believe their home insurance policy covers them against damage from an overflowing body of water while 65% of respondents did not believe their homes were at risk from sewer backup, earthquake, wind or...

Mutuals face increasing pricing pressure, must differentiate themselves: Willis

Mutual insurers looking to remain competitive in the wake of enormous pricing pressure must differentiate themselves, David Thomas, CEO of market services and solutions for Willis, recommends in a new video blog.

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Granite Claims Solutions Welcomes Jodi Payne as their New Calgary Branch Manager

CALGARY – April 14th, 2014 – Greig Boyle, National Vice President of Operations for Granite Claims Solutions, is pleased to announce Jodi Payne as the new Branch Manager for our Calgary br...

Giffin Koerth to Host 'The Impact of Codes, Inspections & End Use on Building Liability Claims' Seminar on May 21st

TORONTO - Giffin Koerth to host The Impact of Codes, Inspections & End Use on Building Liability Claims seminar on May 21st at 20 Toronto St., Toronto, ON. Ron Koerth, Vice President, and Tom...

The Guarantee Company of North America proudly continues its participation in the Broker Identity Program for 2014

The Insurance Brokers Association of Canada (IBAC) is pleased to announce that The Guarantee Company of North America (The Guarantee) has maintained its support of the Broker Identity Program at the F...

Tickets Still Available for WICC Ontario's 18th Gala Dinner Featuring Celebrity Chef Chuck Hughes, Thursday April 24th

Join over 600 industry professionals on Thursday, April 24th for WICC Ontario's 18th Annual Gala Dinner! We're spending a fun-filled 'Night in the French Quarter' with Celebrity Chef Chuck Hugh...

Opta Information Intelligence welcomes David John Farnworth as Vice President of Sales

Toronto - Opta Information Intelligence (Opta), a leading provider of data management and risk information technology for insurance and corporate industries across Canada, announced today that it has ...

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