Canadian Underwriter

Feature Claims Canada

Preferred Collision Repair Shops:

January 31, 2008 by David Gambrill

Is it enough to produce quality data to quantify performance?

Feature Claims Canada

Honourable Order of the Blue Goose Galabration

January 31, 2008 by

The Honourable Order of the Blue Goose, Ontario Pond and Most Loyal Gander Chris Giffin welcomed attendees at “2007’s hottest Christmas party of the insurance industry.” The so-called “Galabration” was held Nov. 28, 2007 at The Boiler House, a cultural,…

Feature Claims Canada

CICMA Top Fellow

January 31, 2008 by

The New Brunswick Chapter of the Canadian Insurance Claims Managers’ Association gives out an award to the Top Fellow each year. This year, that award was renamed The Fred Plant Sr. Award in recognition of the substantial contributions Fred Plant…

Feature Claims Canada

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)…

Feature Claims Canada

CICMA Education Seminar

January 31, 2008 by

Greg Merrithew, CIAA Western Region President; Terry Murphy CICMA Southern Alberta Chapter; Dave Kreklewich, CICMA president, Fred Plant, CIAA National president at the an all-industry education seminar hosted by the Canadian Insurance Claims Manager’s Association in association with the CIAA…

Feature Claims Canada

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)…

Feature Claims Canada

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…

Feature Claims Canada

Evaluating Claims Documents

January 31, 2008 by

A SERIES OF ARTICLES PROVIDED BY THE INSURANCE INSTITUTE OF CANADA

Feature Claims Canada

Crawford restructures global operating structure

January 31, 2008 by

Crawford & Company announced a new operating structure that includes a smaller Global Executive Management team and four business units. The new units will include legal settlement administration as well as the information and communications technology division. In addition, Crawford…

Feature Claims Canada

2007 cat claims likely US$6.5 billion for P&C insurers

January 31, 2008 by

Property and casualty insurers in the United States are expected to pay US$6.5 billion to homeowners and business for property losses from 23 catastrophes in 2007, according to preliminary analysis by ISO’s property claim services (PCS) unit. This is the…

Feature Claims Canada

Evaluating Claims Documents

January 31, 2008 by

A SERIES OF ARTICLES PROVIDED BY THE INSURANCE INSTITUTE OF CANADA

Feature Claims Canada

Go-kart on private track is not an “automobile,” Ontario’s top court rules

January 31, 2008 by

A go-kart operated on a private track is not an “automobile” according to the standard Ontario automobile insurance contract, the Ontario Court of Appeal ruled in Adams v. Pineland Amusements Ltd. Denis Potvin was driving a go-kart on a track…