Canadian Underwriter

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CSN Collision & Glass annual conference

November 30, 2011 by

CSN Collision & Glass hosted the network’s 9th annual conference from Sept. 22 to 24, 2011. CSN members, insurance partners and vendors joined together at The Westin Ottawa for the three-day business conference to gain insight into today’s collision repair

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National Insurance Conference of Canada

November 30, 2011 by

Delegates of the 2011 National Insurance Conference of Canada (NICC) held in Vancouver, BC enjoyed the opportunity to share refreshment and conversation during the opening night of the conference. The conference raised more than $21,000 through donations made in lieu

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Quebec P&C insurers list top risks related to severe weather and climate change

November 30, 2011 by

Severe weather and climate change can call insurers’ pricing assumptions into question, create work overloads in response to large claims events and potentially lead insurers to cut back on offering certain forms of coverage, according to a survey conducted by

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Ontario court criticizes insurer for not inspecting fine art collection prior to binding coverage in fire case

September 30, 2011 by

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice ruled against awarding punitive damages against Chubb Insurance Company of Canada in a case involving the destruction of a high-end art collection in a 1997 fire. In doing so, however, the court ruling took

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Staying Dry

September 30, 2011 Laura Kupcis

Reducing the risk of basement flooding is a priority for both insurance companies and municipalities.

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The Claims Loop

September 30, 2011 Laura Kupcis

It is essential for independent adjusters to keep everyone involved in the claims process: The insured, the insurer and the broker

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Large Loss

September 30, 2011 Laura Kupcis

When handling large losses, an adjuster must ensure they are not making promises that later cannot be kept

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Fraud and other Faux-pas

September 30, 2011 David Gambrill

Identity theft, homemade trailers and small claims settlement take centre stage at educational seminar.

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Green Energy

September 30, 2011 Allison Klymyshyn

An Emerging Insurance Issue

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Travel Risk Management

September 30, 2011 Mark LaLonde

Enhancing staff safety and organizational success

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On The Scene

September 30, 2011 by

FirstOnSite has expanded its Ontario management team with three new appointments. Steve Gregg is now district manager of the GTA. In this role, he will oversee the operations and service delivery of several FirstOnSite locations across Southern Ontario. Jim Mandeville

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WICC Ontario Golf

September 30, 2011 by

More than 220 golfers attended the 12th annual WICC Ontario Golf Tournament on July 11 at Angus Glen Golf Club in Markham, Ont. Attendees enjoyed a barbeque lunch, silent auction, raffle and dinner. A WICC cheque for $250,000 was presented