On March 22, 2011, FSCO quietly released P&C Bulletin No. A-02/11, called "Insurer Rights and Responsibilities to Challenge Questionable or Abusive Claims". The Guideline states that FSCO is trying to identify and respond to actions that are inconsistent with the recent auto reforms of September 1, 2010. Apparently FSCO is also "aware that a small group of service providers and representatives continue to abuse the system."
Some of the issues include treatment providers…Continue
Added by Daniel Strigberger on March 25, 2011 at 10:49pm — No Comments
At a tort discovery, the plaintiff sought particulars of information contained in a signed statement the defendant gave to his insurer. The defendant refused on the basis of litigation privilege. The plaintiff brought a motion seeking an answer to the request for information. The Master denied the request on the basis of litigation privilege. On appeal, the motion judge referred to various cases as authority for the principle that questions on discovery seeking the facts of a party’s case do…Continue
Added by Daniel Strigberger on March 24, 2011 at 3:18pm — No Comments
Made redundant by Aviva Canada at the conclusion of my UK secondment due to "restructuring"......looking forward to some great opportunities to exploit my year of international experience in Commercial Insurance e-trading and broker/insurer data integration..........
Rochon Engineering annouced their NEW website is up and running www.rochons.ca. This coincides with last weeks annoucement of their NEW Ottawa office officially opening April 1, 2011.
Added by Kevin Spiers on March 16, 2011 at 4:04pm — No Comments
Arthur J. Gallagher (Canada) Group (Gallagher Canada) is pleased to announce that Jerold P. (Jerry) Kokorudz has been named its President and CEO effective immediately. Jerry is located in Gallagher Canada’s national administration office at 185 The West Mall, Toronto.
Jerry started his insurance career in 1982 with Johnson and Higgins where he became the Program Administrator for the new Canadian Auto Dealers Association (FADA) Garage Insurance Program. He joined Lowndes Lambert…Continue
Added by William T. Zanoni on March 15, 2011 at 10:05am — No Comments
Jobs, Jobs, Jobs!
Added by Dave Minard on February 23, 2011 at 5:25pm — No Comments
Just wrapping up my one year secondment to Aviva UK, here in London, where my principal focus has been on developing Commercial e-trading and data exchange solutions, but most importantly how to embed e-trading behaviours with our broker partners.
Just a month to go now and then a weeks vacation in Morocco, including a camel trek into the Sahara...who would have thought.
It's been a great year personally and professionally. Met some great people at Aviva UK and amongst the…Continue
Added by Marc Dubois on February 11, 2011 at 10:50am — No Comments
It is official, I will be starting with the Insurance Counicil of BC on Feb 21st.
Job title to be Regulatory Advisor.
Keep posted for new contact information..
Added by Kerry Diehl on January 31, 2011 at 1:12pm — No Comments
Lakehurst, NJ: Thirty-five persons die and scores of others are injured as the mighty dirigible explodes three hundred feet over the landing field at the end of her first voyage of the season from Europe. A terrific burst of flame engulfs the stern of the ship and spreads with the rapidity of lightning to the bow. The inferno of blazing hydrogen gas cremates all living beings in its path, as the twisted skeleton of the balloon settles quickly to the ground. Rescue crews brave death to…Continue
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It is a New Year and HCA has a number of interesting opportunities that we are actively working on:
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On January 1, 2011, Scott Hall LLP became Scott Venturo LLP after the appointment of Justice Robert J. Hall to the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench. Scott Venturo LLP looks forward to continuing their relationship with all of the great people in the insurance industry!
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