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Paid Drastic Times and Drastic Measures: Keeping Businesses Running during the Age of the Coronavirus

September 29, 2020 Sara Ametrano

The COVID-19 virus has had a tremendous global impact. Throughout the world we’ve witnessed international borders shutting down to visitors, businesses ceasing operations and a significant hit to the economy. Some businesses have managed to maintain operations through remote working

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Paid What brokers want from their carriers during the pandemic

September 23, 2020 Liberty Mutual Canada

As COVID-19 changes the world, brokers need carriers that will change along with it. For brokers, successful carriers during and beyond the global pandemic will be the ones excelling at the three ‘As’ — accessibility, agility and authority (underwriting). And

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Paid Working from Home: Cybersecurity and the Remote Worker

June 12, 2020 Trisura Guarantee Insurance Company

In these times of social distancing and working from home, it’s become even more crucial to ensure strong cybersecurity measures are in place for you and your business. Working from home can pose its own challenges and takes adjusting to;

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Paid “Dark Clouds on the Horizon” The Impact of Nuclear Verdicts on Canadian liability insurance

June 8, 2020 AXA XL

It is widely acknowledged that the United States has a more litigious environment than Canada.  However, the rise of recent jury awards in the United States, dubbed “nuclear verdicts”, will have a greater impact on Canadian companies that operate in

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Paid Catastrophe Response – The New Norm?

May 7, 2020 Skip McHardy – EVP of CRU GROUP

Between the industry’s digital disruption and now the practicing of social distancing related to COVID-19, the processes of a catastrophe response, both field and desk adjusting, are undergoing significant changes. Newly adopted changes have been beneficial to the industry by

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Paid Climate Change: It’s Risky Business

January 14, 2020 Trisura

As we all know, climate change is one of the most prominent topics in the news – so much so that it is being touted as a major deciding factor for Canadian politicians in the upcoming federal election. But, what

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Paid Why your clients need personal umbrella coverage

October 2, 2019 Graham Haigh, VP, Broker Distribution, Wawanesa Insurance

  Convincing someone that they could have more coverage than they do now – often for less money – should be a slam dunk. Right? That’s exactly what personal umbrella policies offer. So why aren’t they more popular? Let’s break

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Paid Risks emerging for Canadian enterprises, and so are solutions

September 24, 2019 Urs Uhlmann

  From the breathtaking forests in British Columbia, to the natural resources of the Prairies, to the high-tech sector in Montreal and Toronto, Canada is a vast country with diverse risks. For the insurance industry, Canada represents an array of

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Paid 3 Ways Small Businesses Can Stay Compliant Under Federal Privacy Laws

May 27, 2019 David Smagata, DAS

How can small businesses stay compliant under PIPEDA? The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada has published various online resources for both individuals and businesses to help better understand their obligations under the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Document

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Paid You’ve Filed Your Taxes. What Comes Next?

March 18, 2019 David Smagata, DAS

At some point in their lives, most Canadians will be subject to a tax audit from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). While the process can be anxiety-inducing and stressful, having the right insurance policy can help you prepare for an

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Paid Recreational Cannabis Legalization: Are your HR policies ready?

January 9, 2019 David Smagata, DAS

  Did you know, medical cannabis has been legal in Canada since 1999? Since then there have been numerous amendments to the laws, as well as a significant increase in Canadians who have purchased medical cannabis. According to Health Canada