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Climate Change In Canada’s North

November 30, 2009 by

Pollution liability arising from permafrost degradation, climate change disclosure and risks associated with new shipping lanes are among the emerging insurance implications of climate change in Canada’s North, according to a report by the National Round Table on the Environment…

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Gilbertson Davis Emerson’s Fall Reception

November 30, 2009 by

More than 100 guests attended Gilbertson Davis Emerson LLP’s Annual Fall Reception. Guests at the Sept. 24 event were treated to great music by a live band and excellent food at the company’s offices in Toronto. •

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Quarterback: The Accident Benefit Adjuster

November 30, 2009 by Angela Veri

Leadership is definitely one of the most important skill an accident benefit adjuster needs to effectively manage a motor vehicle accident file. Sometimes the adjuster can feel like a quarterback with everyone depending on his/her vision and ability to efficiently…

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Cunningham Lindsey sponsors WICC

November 30, 2009 by

Cunningham Lindsey is the newest national sponsor at the platinum level of the Women in Insurance Cancer Crusade (WICC), representing a commitment of $45,000 over three years. The company says it has committed to continuing its support of the outstanding…

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HCAI Information Site Launched

November 30, 2009 by

As the Health Claims for Auto Insurance (HCAI) pilot is re-launched, so too has the newly updated information site — www.hcaiinfo.ca. During the last rollout, the site did exist, but was only intended to be used as an update to…

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National Insurance Conference

November 30, 2009 by

Delegates of the 2009 National Insurance Conference of Canada (NICC), held in Ottawa, enjoyed the opportunity to share drinks and discussion during the opening night of the conference, before enjoying the gala dinner. Over $18,500 was raised for WICC. The…

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Hydrocarbon Spill Claims:

November 30, 2009 by Mike Laberge

How to Keep above the Plimsoll Mark

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Appointment at Cunningham Lindsey

November 30, 2009 by

Andrew Hernandez has been appointed executive general adjuster and district manager for Vancouver Metro, Fraser Valley and Victoria, BC regions of Cunningham Lindsey. Hernandez holds more than 22 years of insurance adjusting experience. He was most recently a senior general…

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Favourable Responses To Auto Reforms

November 30, 2009 by

Canadian insurers and insurance brokers have responded favourably to the auto insurance reform package introduced by the Ontario government on Nov. 2, 2009. Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) said the government’s reforms to the Ontario auto insurance system “address affordability…

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An Evening of Jazz

November 30, 2009 by

Jazz crooner Carol McCartney, pianist John Sherwood, bassist Keiran Overs, drummer Terry Clarke and trumpeter Kevin Turcotte entertained a crowd of insurance industry professionals on Oct. 1 at La Maquette Restaurant in Toronto. The ‘Evening of Jazz’ was presented by…

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Joining Forces

November 30, 2009 by Laura Kupcis

The Atlantic chapters of the CIAA and CICMA are working together to further the claims industry in the area.

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The 2009-10 Canadian Insurance Claims Managers’ Association (CICMA) National Delegates

November 30, 2009 by

back row: Peadar Mulhall (Southern Alberta chapter); Dieter Mayer (Ontario chapter); Wes Moroziuk, (Saskatewan chapter); Ron Bouwmeister, out-going past president; Ralph Best, past president (Newfoundland chapter); Lynn Ross (Bluenose chapter); Robert Hertner, treasurer (Ottawa chapter) front row: Claude Joicoeur (Quebec…