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OIAA Open Annual Golf Tournament

September 30, 2008 by

Members of the Ontario Insurance Adjusters’ Association (OIAA) took to Deer Creek Golf & Banquet Facility in Ajax, Ont. on Jun. 6 for the OIAA Open Annual Golf Tournament. Four-hundred golfers teed up to raise nearly $6,700 for the Big…

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Alberta to increase auto insurance rates by five per cent in 2008-09

September 30, 2008 by

The Automobile Insurance Rate Board (AIRB) has announced it is allowing a five per cent increase in premiums for mandatory auto insurance in Alberta as a result of its annual insurance rate review. As a result of the rate change,…

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Auto Insurance

September 30, 2008 by Richard C. Halpern

Restoring the Balance

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Insurance Industry Kicks for United Way

September 30, 2008 by

Members of Toronto’s insurance community got together on Sept. 25 for Insurance Industry Kicks for United Way. The friendly game of soccer, organized by HKMB Hub International and Chubb Insurance Co., featured roughly 35 players and nearly 75 spectators. Following…

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CIAA Ontario Region’s Annual General Meeting

July 31, 2008 by

CIAA Ontario Region’s annual general meeting and conference was held June 5 to 7 at the Blue Mountain Inn, Collingwood, Ont. The event was a tremendous success thanks to the efforts of conference chair, Dorothy Lowry. The Ontario Region Executive…

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Toronto Insurance Women’s Association Pub Night

July 31, 2008 by

The Toronto Insurance Women’s Association (TIWA) kicked off the summer in style with their 5th Annual Pub Night on June 26. More than 210 insurance industry guests enjoyed a warm summer evening on Montana’s rooftop patio in downtown Toronto. Guests…

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Incoming president: Reno Daigle

July 31, 2008 by Laura Kupcis

Enticing the younger generation into adjusting is key for the CIAA's newest president.

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Annual Stampede Charity BBQ

July 31, 2008 by

Mustang Investigations and Belfor Restoration held the Annual Stampede Charity BBQ on July 8, 2008 at Cowboys Dance Hall in Calgary, Alta. The afternoon started off with a silent action with great success and very generous donations. The BBQ raised…

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Don Roach’s Retirement

July 31, 2008 by

Friends and family gathered at Quotes in Toronto on May 28 to celebrate the retirement of Don Roach. The roughly 110 guests regaled stories of Roach’s time in the insurance industry — and with 47 years in the industry, there…

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Message From the President (August 01, 2008)

July 31, 2008 by Fred Plant

I have always been proud to be a loss adjuster. It’s a noble profession and a key element in delivery of the product that is sold by the property and casualty insurance industry. From the time I was first exposed…

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Insurer has obligation to defend, Ontario Superior Court finds

July 31, 2008 by

Liberty International Underwriters Canada and ACE INA Insurance have been ordered to share the ongoing defence costs incurred by St. Marys Cement Company Inc. on a 50-50 basis, according to an endorsement by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. St.…

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Starlight Starbright Children’s Foundation (August 01, 2008)

July 31, 2008 by

More wishes will be coming true this year, thanks to the 14th Annual Insurance Charity Gala in support of Starlight Starbright Children’s Foundation. Sold-out with over 480 generous guests attending the black-tie event themed, “The Roaring Twenties” at The Carlu…