Effective noon Monday, Alberta has implemented a full fire ban for all forests in the province.
May 25, 2015 4:15PM
CACHE CREEK, B.C. - The mayor of a British Columbia village has declared a state of emergency and ordered dozens of residents to leave their homes after a violent storm tore through the province’s Interior, leaving a trail of flooding and...
May 25, 2015 2:34PM
Commercial insurance brokerage Jardine Lloyd Thompson Canada Inc. announced Monday it will be opening a new regional office in Halifax.
May 25, 2015 1:51PM
There has been a slight uptick in organizations buying cyber insurance, but with that level still far below where it should be, industry partners should consider focusing on prevention and mitigation to raise awareness and illustrate need among...
May 25, 2015 1:21PM
The Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR) in Toronto will be hosting its annual Forecast Webinar 2015: Wildfire and Hurricane Seasons on June 8 at 10 a.m. EDT.
May 25, 2015 11:20AM
Co-operators General Insurance Company announced on Monday that it has launched new insurance coverage for overland flooding in Alberta.
May 25, 2015 10:22AM
The significant impact a single failure can have in an environment of quickly advancing interconnectedness and interdependency on the Internet demands a new way of thinking about cyber security, argues Ray Boisvert, president and CEO of I-Sec...
May 24, 2015 7:01PM
Vancouver’s economy could suffer a $1.2-billion blow in case of a major oil spill caused by Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, concludes a new report released by the city.
May 22, 2015 4:12PM
Despite not having all the answers on climate change, there is a pressing need to take action, Steve Williams, president and CEO of Suncor Energy, said in his keynote address at a panel discussion about the future of Alberta’s climate...
May 22, 2015 3:31PM
PartnerRe Ltd. announced Friday it plans to "proceed to shareholder approval" of a proposal to merge with competitor Axis Capital Holdings Ltd., but Italian investment firm EXOR S.p.A. argues that EXOR’s all-cash US$6.8-billion offer to...
May 22, 2015 2:16PM