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ICLR: "We're going to see more Fort McMurrays" (Global News Edmonton - July 20, 2016)

ICLR Managing Director Glenn McGillivray speaks about the key role that owners of private property - homeowners in particular - play in mitigating the risk o...
Jul 26
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ICLR Special Webinar: Why some homes survived in Fort McMurray (July 12, 2016)

On July 12, 2016, ICLR held a special Webinar with Alan Westhaver entitled 'Why some homes survived: Learning from the Fort McMurray fire disaster'. The inte...
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CDL - Public Disclosure of Private Facts at Your Office

July 29, 2016 from 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Key topics to be discussed during this audio-conference include:How the analysis behind Jones v Tsige and Jane Doe 464533 v ND will guide the development of common law privacy tortsThe types and quantum of damages available and how the Supreme Court of British Columbia considered and restricted the scope of Jane Doe 464533 v NDCommon issues posed by privacy torts (e.g. is there coverage under traditional in…See More
Jul 5
Kabir Shaal posted a status
"Solutions Available For The Insurance/Restoration Industries" https://lnkd.in/e3uG4zS"
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"3 Reasons Why The Insurance Restoration Industry Lost Its Way in Canada http://ow.ly/PBIV301E4jI"
Jun 26
Glenn McGillivray posted a video

ICLR Friday Forum: Canadian megadisasters (June 17, 2016)

On June 17, 2016, ICLR conducted a Friday Forum seminar with Dr. Eric Robinson, Senior Scientist & Manager of Research and Development at AIR Worldwide. Ever...
Jun 24
Glenn McGillivray posted a video

ICLR: 2016 hurricane season forecast (May 30, 2016)

On May 30, 2016, ICLR conducted a webinar providing a forecast for the 2016 hurricane season. The Webinar was conducted by Bob Robichaud, Warning Preparednes...
Jun 7
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May 25
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#ymmfire: Fix it the right way

 Here's a link to a LinkedIn article I wrote about the Fort McMurray fire and the restoration industry -->  #ymmfire: Fix it the right waySee More
May 25
Farhan Mohamed updated their profile
May 25
Glenn McGillivray posted a video

ICLR's Glenn McGillivray on the Fort McMurray wildfire (CBC's The Exchange - May 12, 2016)

ICLR's Managing Director Glenn McGillivray on CBC's The Exchange talks about the Fort McMurray wildfire and the need to build (and rebuild) communities in a ...
May 19
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ICLR's Glenn McGillivray on the Fort McMurray wildfire (May 12, 2016)

ICLR's Managing Director Glenn McGillivray on CFAX 1070 talks about the Fort McMurray wildfire and the need to rebuild communities in a resilient way.
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Glenn McGillivray posted a video

ICLR's Paul Kovacs on the Fort McMurray wildfire (CBC Cross Country Checkup - May 8, 2016)

ICLR Executive Director Paul Kovacs talks about the Fort McMurray wildfire and about the growing risk of wildfire in Canada.
May 13
Marc Sargent updated their profile
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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...

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Possible tornado touches down in Windsor area causing damage; no injuries

WINDSOR, Ont. – Multiple reports of a possible tornado touching down in southwestern Ontario flooded social media as a wild storm passed through Wednesday evening. Video of the funnel cloud forming over LaSalle from @TheWindsorStar reader Katie Lynn Maheux #YQG

The post Possible tornado touches down in Windsor area causing damage; no injuries appeared first on Canadian Underwriter.

Almost $65 million in insured damage from severe summer storm in Alberta, Saskatchewan

A severe storm that swept through southern Alberta and Saskatchewan in the third week of July has prompted an insured damage estimate of almost $65 million, reports Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC), based on figures provided by Catastrophe Indices and

The post Almost $65 million in insured damage from severe summer storm in Alberta, Saskatchewan appeared first on Canadian Underwriter.

Wind turbine collapses in Nova Scotia, investigation underway

HALIFAX — An investigation has been launched into the collapse of a wind turbine on Cape Breton Island, where workers were told to leave the tower before it toppled over. Montreal-based Enercon Canada Inc. issued a statement Aug. 19 saying

The post Wind turbine collapses in Nova Scotia, investigation underway appeared first on Canadian Underwriter.

Pokémon Go risks include distracted driving, exposure of confidential data: Northbridge

Northbridge Insurance recently warned of several risks arising from the Pokémon Go computer game, including exposure of confidential information, liability exposure and distracted driving. “Augmented reality games usually require your GPS location and a data connection (either WiFi or cellular

The post Pokémon Go risks include distracted driving, exposure of confidential data: Northbridge appeared first on Canadian Underwriter.

Low-quality cement, inadequate supporting rods among issues in Italian region hit by earthquake: Aon

The region of Italy hit by an earthquake early Wednesday morning, which killed at least 65, has buildings with “inadequate supporting iron rods” and a “relatively low” penetration of earthquake insurance for residential property, Aon plc’s Impact Forecasting LLC subsidiary

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