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Lessons from Fort McMurray: FIRST ONSITE reflects on the five-year anniversary of wildfires

April 26, 2021 FIRST ONSITE Property Restoration

MISSISSAUGA, ON, APR. 26, 2021/insPRESS/ – Five years ago, Fort McMurray, Alberta was hit by devastating wildfires. FIRST ONSITE Property Restoration, a company that mobilized up to 1,500 personnel to support first responders, citizens and businesses, looks back at the

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Fort McMurray residents still cleaning, considering options after spring flooding

December 8, 2020 The Canadian Press

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. – More than seven months ago, Cora Dion and her husband fled Fort McMurray for the second time in four years as a spring flood threatened their home in northern Alberta. They returned to a soggy mess

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MGB’s continued claims services to the commercial/ industrial markets following Fort McMurray flood

May 14, 2020 MGB Claims Consultants

TORONTO,ON, MAY 14, 2020/insPRESS/  – MGB Claims Consultants Inc., Canada’s leading commercial/industrial and complex claims management firm, continues to provide claims support in Fort McMurray in response to the April flooding event. The MGB team is on site to assist

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Fort McMurray homeowners clean up as insurance questions linger after flooding


FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. – Cora Dion’s voice echoes as she films a video showing what’s left in the basement of her home in downtown Fort McMurray after several days of flood cleanup. The couch and chair are in the garbage.

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CRU GROUP honoured to assist with Fort McMurray devastation

May 5, 2020 by CRU Adjusters

TORONTO, ON, MAY 5, 2020/insPRESS/ –  Unlike the 2016 wildfire, Fort McMurray residents and business owners only needed to evacuate for one week before returning to their properties after the recent flood. Assessing the damages and working through the necessary

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ClaimsPro continues to provide claims support in Fort McMurray as residents return home

May 5, 2020 by SCM Insurance Services

FORT MCMURRAY, AB, MAY 5, 2020/insPRESS/ – ClaimsPro, Canada’s independent adjusting and claims management leader, continues to provide claims support in Fort McMurray in response to the recent flooding and as the evacuation order is lifted for people to start

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How this reinsurer views property risk in Fort McMurray

May 4, 2020 by Greg Meckbach

Some properties affected by the current flooding in Fort McMurray, Alberta, were also affected by the massive wildfire in 2016 but despite the multiple tragedies, the properties are still considered insurable. “Property in the town of Fort McMurray, Alberta is

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Emergency response from the MBC Group to Fort McMurray flooding

May 4, 2020 MBC Group

GATINEAU, QC, MAY 4, 2020/insPRESS/ – We are closely monitoring the situation in Fort McMurray and our Engineers, Environmental Consultant and Appraisers are readily available to provide emergency assistance on existing and future flood related claims. Our team leads: Ross

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Kernaghan Adjusters’ new hire will be essential to Fort McMurray flooding response plan

May 1, 2020 by Kernaghan Adjusters

FORT MCMURRAY, AB, MAY 1, 2020/InsPress/ – Kernaghan Adjusters (KA) , Canada’s most reliable independent adjusting firm – is pleased to welcome back Christie Belok-Bunn CIP to the Alberta team. Christie began her career as a Claims Adjuster after attaining

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Ice jam that caused flooding, evacuation in Fort McMurray melting


FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. – An ice jam on the Athabasca River is nearly half the size it was earlier this week when it caused major flooding in Fort McMurray and forced 13,000 people from their homes. The Regional Municipality of

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Crawford & Company response plan following Fort McMurray flooding

April 29, 2020 Crawford & Company

TORONTO, ON, APRIL 30, 2020/insPRESS/ – Crawford & Company (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management and outsourcing solutions to carriers, brokers and corporates announced today that their resources are on the ground

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Sedgwick responds to flooding in Fort McMurray

April 29, 2020 by Sedgwick

FORT MCMURRAY, AB, APRIL 29, 2020/insPRESS/– Sedgwick, a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions is responding to the flooding in Fort McMurray, Alberta. An ice jam caused the Athabasca River to burst its banks, sending