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Submitting a Claim

May 31, 2008 by Laura Kupcis

A Top 10 list to managing a claim.

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The Honourable Order of the Blue Goose International, Ontario Pond Scotch Nosing

May 31, 2008 by

The Honourable Order of the Blue Goose International, Ontario Pond held its eighth annual Scotch Nosing on Apr. 24 at Jamie Kennedy at the Gardiner Museum in Toronto. Dozens of noses attended this exclusive event, including an esteemed panel of…

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Message From the President (June 01, 2008)

May 31, 2008 by Fred Plant

The “Help Wanted” sign has officially been posted on the claims side of the Canadian property and casualty insurance industry. Newspapers, magazines and cocktail conversations are filled with stories relating to the fact there are not enough people coming into…

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Insurance for Sexual Abuse Claims

May 31, 2008 by Colin Empke

What is the Trigger of Coverage?

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Razing the Bar

May 31, 2008 by Laura Kupcis

As insurance companies confront escalating claims costs, they are faced with either holding the line on payouts or increasing premiums. Defence lawyers warn, however, that cutting hourly fees and dispursement costs is negatively impacting claims settlement and threatening the future...

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BILL 18

May 31, 2008 by Stephen R. Moore

Limited Liability for Lessors, the Two Year Report

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Striving for Greatness

May 31, 2008 by Laura Kupcis

By focusing on its employees, Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. has been able to improve its quality and customer service.

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Please Release Me, Let Me Go

May 31, 2008 by RANDAL S. CARLSON And CHRISTINA J. McKINNON

Releases and changes in law

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Minimizing Impact

May 31, 2008 by Laura Kupcis

By ensuring a few key tasks are complete, a business can avoid a number of unfavourable consequences during a large claim.

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Standardizing Programs

May 31, 2008 by Laura Kupcis

The vast number of direct repair programs creates confusion in body shops.

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Quarter Century Club (June 01, 2008)

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More than 120 industry veterans attended the 49th Annual Reception of the Quarter Century Club, held May 7 at the Hilton International in Toronto. Emcee John Cherrie welcomed members and presided over the ” roast” of Scott ‘Scooter’ Francis. Francis…

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Price tag for collision repair shops to limit VOC compounds estimated at $322 million

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Environment Canada has released new regulations for limiting concentrations of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) in the use of automotive refinishing products such as paint. The proposed VOC concentration limits for automotive refinishing products are anticipated to result in a cumulative…