Partnering with the Insurance Industry: Utility Infrastructure and Public Safety

DatesJanuary 24 2013
CityToronto, Ontario, Canada
LocationMetropolitan Hotel, 108 Chestnut Street
Postal CodeM5G 1V2
Contact NameNadia Masri
Local Phone416-977-6462
SummaryJim Douglas, President & CEO, Ontario Regional Common Ground Alliance(ORCGA)
TOPIC: Partnering with the insurance industry – Utility Infrastructure and Public Safety
SponsorsProperty Casualty Underwriters Club (PCUC)
TopicsPartnering with the insurance industry – Utility Infrastructure and Public Safety
Main BodyBeware Underwriters!! Canadian insurers incur millions of dollars a year in losses as the result of contractors excavating without first locating underground infrastructure. Mr. Douglas will speak about ORCGA’s efforts has taken to ensure the Insurance Industry is aware of the huge risk involved in excavation prior to building. He would like to engage the industry stakeholders toward a common goal of safe digging practices and shared responsibility. He will also discuss how new and existing legislations impose legal requirement on contractors and principals before digging.
ScheduleThursday, January 24, 2013
Doors open: 11:45 AM
FeesTicket prices: $50 Members $60 Non-Members

Please send Payment to:
Property Casualty Underwriters Club
c/o Nadia Masri
480 University Ave, Suite 1006
Toronto, ON M5G 1V2
Additional InfoWe invite our members to send questions in advance of our luncheon. Please submit your questions by email to Peter Morris at

Please RSVP by Thursday, January 17th, to Nadia Masri via email at or by phone at 416.977.6462.


OrganizerProperty Casualty Underwriters Club
Address35 Bertrand Avenue, , Toronto, Ontario Canada M1L 2P3
Phone416.285.1700 Ext. 228