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Catastrophic Loss Trends and Property Damage in Canada | Glenn McGillivray

Glenn McGillivray speaks about the changing nature of disaster loss trends in Canada at Resilient Calgary, hosted by Mount Royal University and the Centre fo...
Jul 17
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Installation of external backwater valve to mitigate basement flooding

Over the last few years, a series of heavy downpours in Toronto and other Canadian cities has lead to homeowners proactively investing in precautionary measu...
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ICLR Friday Forum: Hail Impacts on Automobiles: A state-of-the-art review (June 16, 2017)

On June 16, 2017, ICLR conducted a Friday Forum led by Adam Blazejowski, an undergraduate research student at Western University in the Department of Civil a...
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Hurricane Clip Rebate Program

Dufferin County offers a rebate program for anyone within their jurisdiction who incorporates hurricane clips into their construction projects.
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Glenn McGillivray posted a video

ICLR Forecast: 2017 Hurricane Season (May 30, 2017)

On May 30, 2017, ICLR conducted a forecast of the 2017 hurricane season led by Bob Robichaud from the Canadian Forest Service. The interactive webinar summar...
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Jody Meadwell updated their profile
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Glenn McGillivray posted a video

ICLR's Glenn McGillivray on the 2017 Spring Flooding (CTV Power Play, May 11, 2017)

ICLR Managing Director discusses the 2017 Spring flooding on Power Play and lessons learned moving forward.
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Issues in Small Claims Court Advocacy at McInnes Cooper Boardroom

June 23, 2017 from 12pm to 1:30pm
SMALL CLAIMS - BIG QUESTIONSInsurance Law Lunch Series Join us for an informative lunch and learn session on the ins and outs of Small Claims Court advocacy hosted by two adjudicators: Mr. Eric Slone and Mr. Augustus Richardson, Q.C.  Hear directly from the bench on what is and is not effective advocacy before the Small Claims Court.   Specific topics include:Dealing with self-represented litigantsEvidentiary issues,…See More
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ICLR Forecast: 2017 Wildfire Season (May 10, 2017)

On May 10, 2017, ICLR conducted a forecast of the 2017 wildfire season led by Dr. Kerry Anderson from the Canadian Forest Service. The interactive webinar su...
May 11
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CDL - Multiple Tortious Events at Borden Ladner Gervais

May 31, 2017 from 7:30am to 9am
CDL Young Lawyers Insurance Law Breakfast SeriesCanadian Defence Lawyers Young Lawyers’ Committee is pleased to host its second Insurance Law Breakfast in Ottawa featuring Steve Cavanagh. Mr. Cavanagh will be presenting on the law regarding multiple tortious events. A panel discussion will follow on negotiation and resolving complex, multi-party litigation. The panel will include Bryan Carroll, Carroll Mediations, and Christine Powell, Soloway Wright.This Breakfast series is presented by the…See More
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Drone comes within 200 feet of airliner near LA airport

LOS ANGELES - A drone came within 200 feet of hitting a Lufthansa jet near Los Angeles International Airport on Friday - the latest run-in between aircraft and the increasingly popular unmanned flyers.

Autonomous vehicle disruption 'doesn't have to matter' to auto insurance providers: Speaker

Auto insurance providers cannot afford to wait 10 years to adjust their business for autonomous vehicles, but driverless cars do not necessarily pose a threat to personal auto insurance providers, the Royal Bank of Canada's head of home and...

Excessive steaming a factor in CNRL's Primrose leaks: Alberta regulator

CALGARY - Excessive steaming was one of the factors that caused more than one million litres of oily water to ooze to the surface at an eastern Alberta oilsands site nearly three years ago, an investigation by the Alberta Energy Regulator has...

Regulatory scrutiny, economic conditions and cyber threats rank as top risks, new research shows

More organizations are realizing that additional risk management sophistication is warranted given the fast pace in which complex risks are emerging, according to a survey by global consulting firm Protiviti and the Enterprise Risk Management...

Millenials most likely to buy insurance online using tablets or mobile phones, but purchases via laptop/desktop computers remain dominant: Finaccord

Consumers from the Millennial generation are more likely to buy insurance online using a tablet or mobile phone than their older counterparts, according to United Kingdom-focused research released on Tuesday by Finaccord, a market research,...

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“Extension cord mess” cited in fire that killed N.B. mother, three sons

ST. GEORGE, N.B. – Fire investigators say a mess of extension cords and power bars, as well as the failure of an electrical component, were likely to blame for a fire that killed a New Brunswick woman and her three

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30 Forensic Engineering Announces New Website Launch

(Toronto) – 30 Forensic Engineering, Canada’s leading and fully-independent multi-disciplinary forensics firm is pleased to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website www.30fe.com. The revamped website offers visitors a seamless user experience with easy access to essential information which is

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Worldwide small- and medium-sized business IT spending to top US$676 billion in 2021: International Data Corporation

Total IT spending by small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) around the globe will approach US$568 billion in 2017 and increase by more than $100 billion to exceed US$676 billion in 2021, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC). IDC, the

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Alternate dispute resolution, tripling accident benefits among potential solutions for B.C. auto insurance: EY

The process of suing for compensation for motor vehicle accidents “could be made far more efficient” in British Columbia, whose monopoly auto insurer’s basic accident benefits are “low compared to modern medical and rehabilitation costs” in care-based auto insurance schemes

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Northern Saskatchewan village hit by ‘buckets of water’ during record rain

BUFFALO NARROWS, Sask. – A northern Saskatchewan community is drying out after it was hit by what the province’s Water Security Agency calls a one-in-100-year rainstorm this week. Environment Canada says the area in and around Buffalo Narrows was pounded

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