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CIAA REGIONAL PRESIDENTS 2007 -2008 (February 01, 2008)

January 31, 2008 by

NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR Neil Lacey, CIP, FCIAA Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. Chimo Building, 44 Torbay Rd., Suite 310 St. John’s,NL A1A2G4 Phone: (709) 753-6351 Fax: (709) 753-6129 E-mail: Neil.Lacey@crawco.ca NOVA SCOTIA Jane Richardson, BBA, FCIP Crawford & Company (Canada)…

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IBC calls for formation of working group to ensure best protection against B. C. earthquake

January 31, 2008 by

The Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) has called for the formation of an ongoing working group between the insurance industry and the government of British Columbia to ensure residents of B. C. are protected as best as possible against an…

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Evaluating Claims Documents

January 31, 2008 by

A SERIES OF ARTICLES PROVIDED BY THE INSURANCE INSTITUTE OF CANADA

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Stewart Ponton elected president of the International Institute of Loss Adjusters

November 30, 2007 by

Stewart Ponton, chair of McLarens Canada, has been elected president of the International Institute of Loss Adjusters (IILA). “As former national president of the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association, and with McLarens, Stewart has certainly proven his leadership and commitment to…

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RIMS Canada Conference 2007 – Saturday

November 30, 2007 by

The RIMS Canada Conference action kicked-off Saturday, Sept. 15th, 2007 with Maritime-themed dinners separately hosted by Cunningham Lindsey Canada; Crawford & Company (Canada); as well as McLarens Canada and Quelmec Insurance Adjusters. •

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ICBC Appoints Senior VP

November 30, 2007 by

Craig Horton has been appointed to senior vice president, claims, with the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC). Horton previously served as the vice president of claims operations with the California State Automobile Association, and brings with him more than…

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RIMS Canada Conference 2007 – Exhibit Hall

November 30, 2007 by

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Cunningham Lindsey Appointments

November 30, 2007 by

Robert Seal, president and CEO, Cunningham Lindsey Canada, has announced the appointment of Albert Poon to vice president, strategic business development. In this new position, Poon will lead the marketing and sales team and provide strategic direction for the promotion…

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Crawford Educational Services

November 30, 2007 by

Crawford & Company has changed the name of its training and continuing education unit to Crawford Educational Services. It will continue to provide a full complement of general and specialized training in all areas of claims and risk management, according…

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CIAA New Brunswick & PEI Executive

November 30, 2007 by

The executive members of the CIAA New Brunswick & PEI Chapter for 2007-2008 elected on June 15, 2007 at the annual meeting held in conjunction with the CICMA/CIAA joint Convention for NB, NS & PEI. •

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Wildfire focus needed in Canadian cat models

November 30, 2007 by

Canadian catastrophe models should place more emphasis on wildfires and heavy rain, according to Paul Kovacs, executive director, Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR). Kovacs made his statement at the National Insurance Conference of Canada (NICC) in Montreal. His comment…

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CGI and VIN I. Q. to provide instant access to vehicle information for CMVD and law enforcement professionals

November 30, 2007 by

CGI Group Inc. and VIN I. Q. Inc. is giving Canadian Motor Vehicle Departments (CMVD) and law enforcement professionals instant access to a comprehensive, integrated source of information about any vehicle through the use of handheld decoders. The decoders will…