Blog Category: Home Insurance

IBC praises federal funding for Fredericton flood mitigation

By: Luke Jones|August 16, 2019|8:14 am

Flooding-11.jpg

In a press release sent out on Thursday, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) praised the federal government for pledging funding to Fredericton to help the city mitigate floods. Money…

Read More

Categories:

Is your home protected from asteroids?

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|7:38 pm

Asteroid-NASA

Lat week, and asteroid narrowly missed the Earth. Had it hit; Asteroid 2019 OK would have been a city killer. Luckily, that didn’t happen, although in cosmic terms the 70,000…

Read More

Categories:

Claims disputes can be solved through simple communication says industry expert

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|5:09 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Claims disputes are a common part of the insurance industry, especially in the home insurance market. However, an engineer from a company that specializes in investigating property damage says disputes…

Read More

Categories:

Residents in Edmonton awaiting claims following sewer flood

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|2:52 pm

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Residents in one Edmonton town are still waiting to be compensated for floods that affected their homes. Tenants in 125 housing units in the community of Griesbach were flooded by…

Read More

Categories:

New B.C. wildfire grows by not yet a threat

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|9:52 am

Wildfire-6.jpg

Wildfire season in British Columbia in 2019 has so far been characterized by large fires that have thankfully not caused huge amounts of damage. One currently burning wildfire in the…

Read More

Categories:

New Brunswick confirms $1 million flood mitigation road project

By: Luke Jones|July 28, 2019|9:21 pm

Photo by: Stephen MacGillivray Photography & Video  www.atwphoto.com

The government of New Brunswick has announced it has created a program to realign a stretch of road affected by recent floods. Provincial government officials announced infrastructure work will be…

Read More

Categories:

Court rules contractor damage should be covered by home insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|10:02 pm

Construction-Contractor

Does home insurance cover the customer if damage occurs accidentally when a contractor is working on the property? It’s a question that was raised during a recent case, and the…

Read More

Categories:

Home video surveillance can reduce crime risk but may not help out in terms of insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|9:56 pm

daylight-door-handle-1166415

Homeowners who installed a video camera as part of their home alarm system can help thwart would-be burglars. However, it is not clear if this is something home insurance companies…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario expands disaster relief program to more spring flood victims

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|11:58 am

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Parts of Ontario are still in a phase of recovery following severe floods through the spring months. To help residents in affected area, the provincial government has announced an expansion…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario appoints adviser to draft recommendations on flood management

By: Luke Jones|July 23, 2019|1:37 pm

flood

Ontario’s government has confirmed the appointment of a special adviser on flooding. The goal of the role is to help the province cut the impact of flooding and provide better…

Read More

Categories:

IBC praises federal funding for Fredericton flood mitigation

By: Luke Jones|August 16, 2019|8:14 am

Flooding-11.jpg

In a press release sent out on Thursday, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) praised the federal government for pledging funding to Fredericton to help the city mitigate floods. Money…

Read More

Categories:

Is your home protected from asteroids?

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|7:38 pm

Asteroid-NASA

Lat week, and asteroid narrowly missed the Earth. Had it hit; Asteroid 2019 OK would have been a city killer. Luckily, that didn’t happen, although in cosmic terms the 70,000…

Read More

Categories:

Claims disputes can be solved through simple communication says industry expert

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|5:09 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Claims disputes are a common part of the insurance industry, especially in the home insurance market. However, an engineer from a company that specializes in investigating property damage says disputes…

Read More

Categories:

Residents in Edmonton awaiting claims following sewer flood

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|2:52 pm

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Residents in one Edmonton town are still waiting to be compensated for floods that affected their homes. Tenants in 125 housing units in the community of Griesbach were flooded by…

Read More

Categories:

New B.C. wildfire grows by not yet a threat

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|9:52 am

Wildfire-6.jpg

Wildfire season in British Columbia in 2019 has so far been characterized by large fires that have thankfully not caused huge amounts of damage. One currently burning wildfire in the…

Read More

Categories:

New Brunswick confirms $1 million flood mitigation road project

By: Luke Jones|July 28, 2019|9:21 pm

Photo by: Stephen MacGillivray Photography & Video  www.atwphoto.com

The government of New Brunswick has announced it has created a program to realign a stretch of road affected by recent floods. Provincial government officials announced infrastructure work will be…

Read More

Categories:

Court rules contractor damage should be covered by home insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|10:02 pm

Construction-Contractor

Does home insurance cover the customer if damage occurs accidentally when a contractor is working on the property? It’s a question that was raised during a recent case, and the…

Read More

Categories:

Home video surveillance can reduce crime risk but may not help out in terms of insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|9:56 pm

daylight-door-handle-1166415

Homeowners who installed a video camera as part of their home alarm system can help thwart would-be burglars. However, it is not clear if this is something home insurance companies…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario expands disaster relief program to more spring flood victims

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|11:58 am

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Parts of Ontario are still in a phase of recovery following severe floods through the spring months. To help residents in affected area, the provincial government has announced an expansion…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario appoints adviser to draft recommendations on flood management

By: Luke Jones|July 23, 2019|1:37 pm

flood

Ontario’s government has confirmed the appointment of a special adviser on flooding. The goal of the role is to help the province cut the impact of flooding and provide better…

Read More

Categories:

IBC praises federal funding for Fredericton flood mitigation

By: Luke Jones|August 16, 2019|8:14 am

Flooding-11.jpg

In a press release sent out on Thursday, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) praised the federal government for pledging funding to Fredericton to help the city mitigate floods. Money…

Read More

Categories:

Is your home protected from asteroids?

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|7:38 pm

Asteroid-NASA

Lat week, and asteroid narrowly missed the Earth. Had it hit; Asteroid 2019 OK would have been a city killer. Luckily, that didn’t happen, although in cosmic terms the 70,000…

Read More

Categories:

Claims disputes can be solved through simple communication says industry expert

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|5:09 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Claims disputes are a common part of the insurance industry, especially in the home insurance market. However, an engineer from a company that specializes in investigating property damage says disputes…

Read More

Categories:

Residents in Edmonton awaiting claims following sewer flood

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|2:52 pm

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Residents in one Edmonton town are still waiting to be compensated for floods that affected their homes. Tenants in 125 housing units in the community of Griesbach were flooded by…

Read More

Categories:

New B.C. wildfire grows by not yet a threat

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|9:52 am

Wildfire-6.jpg

Wildfire season in British Columbia in 2019 has so far been characterized by large fires that have thankfully not caused huge amounts of damage. One currently burning wildfire in the…

Read More

Categories:

New Brunswick confirms $1 million flood mitigation road project

By: Luke Jones|July 28, 2019|9:21 pm

Photo by: Stephen MacGillivray Photography & Video  www.atwphoto.com

The government of New Brunswick has announced it has created a program to realign a stretch of road affected by recent floods. Provincial government officials announced infrastructure work will be…

Read More

Categories:

Court rules contractor damage should be covered by home insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|10:02 pm

Construction-Contractor

Does home insurance cover the customer if damage occurs accidentally when a contractor is working on the property? It’s a question that was raised during a recent case, and the…

Read More

Categories:

Home video surveillance can reduce crime risk but may not help out in terms of insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|9:56 pm

daylight-door-handle-1166415

Homeowners who installed a video camera as part of their home alarm system can help thwart would-be burglars. However, it is not clear if this is something home insurance companies…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario expands disaster relief program to more spring flood victims

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|11:58 am

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Parts of Ontario are still in a phase of recovery following severe floods through the spring months. To help residents in affected area, the provincial government has announced an expansion…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario appoints adviser to draft recommendations on flood management

By: Luke Jones|July 23, 2019|1:37 pm

flood

Ontario’s government has confirmed the appointment of a special adviser on flooding. The goal of the role is to help the province cut the impact of flooding and provide better…

Read More

Categories:

IBC praises federal funding for Fredericton flood mitigation

By: Luke Jones|August 16, 2019|8:14 am

Flooding-11.jpg

In a press release sent out on Thursday, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) praised the federal government for pledging funding to Fredericton to help the city mitigate floods. Money…

Read More

Categories:

Is your home protected from asteroids?

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|7:38 pm

Asteroid-NASA

Lat week, and asteroid narrowly missed the Earth. Had it hit; Asteroid 2019 OK would have been a city killer. Luckily, that didn’t happen, although in cosmic terms the 70,000…

Read More

Categories:

Claims disputes can be solved through simple communication says industry expert

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|5:09 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Claims disputes are a common part of the insurance industry, especially in the home insurance market. However, an engineer from a company that specializes in investigating property damage says disputes…

Read More

Categories:

Residents in Edmonton awaiting claims following sewer flood

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|2:52 pm

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Residents in one Edmonton town are still waiting to be compensated for floods that affected their homes. Tenants in 125 housing units in the community of Griesbach were flooded by…

Read More

Categories:

New B.C. wildfire grows by not yet a threat

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|9:52 am

Wildfire-6.jpg

Wildfire season in British Columbia in 2019 has so far been characterized by large fires that have thankfully not caused huge amounts of damage. One currently burning wildfire in the…

Read More

Categories:

New Brunswick confirms $1 million flood mitigation road project

By: Luke Jones|July 28, 2019|9:21 pm

Photo by: Stephen MacGillivray Photography & Video  www.atwphoto.com

The government of New Brunswick has announced it has created a program to realign a stretch of road affected by recent floods. Provincial government officials announced infrastructure work will be…

Read More

Categories:

Court rules contractor damage should be covered by home insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|10:02 pm

Construction-Contractor

Does home insurance cover the customer if damage occurs accidentally when a contractor is working on the property? It’s a question that was raised during a recent case, and the…

Read More

Categories:

Home video surveillance can reduce crime risk but may not help out in terms of insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|9:56 pm

daylight-door-handle-1166415

Homeowners who installed a video camera as part of their home alarm system can help thwart would-be burglars. However, it is not clear if this is something home insurance companies…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario expands disaster relief program to more spring flood victims

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|11:58 am

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Parts of Ontario are still in a phase of recovery following severe floods through the spring months. To help residents in affected area, the provincial government has announced an expansion…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario appoints adviser to draft recommendations on flood management

By: Luke Jones|July 23, 2019|1:37 pm

flood

Ontario’s government has confirmed the appointment of a special adviser on flooding. The goal of the role is to help the province cut the impact of flooding and provide better…

Read More

Categories:

IBC praises federal funding for Fredericton flood mitigation

By: Luke Jones|August 16, 2019|8:14 am

Flooding-11.jpg

In a press release sent out on Thursday, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) praised the federal government for pledging funding to Fredericton to help the city mitigate floods. Money…

Read More

Categories:

Is your home protected from asteroids?

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|7:38 pm

Asteroid-NASA

Lat week, and asteroid narrowly missed the Earth. Had it hit; Asteroid 2019 OK would have been a city killer. Luckily, that didn’t happen, although in cosmic terms the 70,000…

Read More

Categories:

Claims disputes can be solved through simple communication says industry expert

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|5:09 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Claims disputes are a common part of the insurance industry, especially in the home insurance market. However, an engineer from a company that specializes in investigating property damage says disputes…

Read More

Categories:

Residents in Edmonton awaiting claims following sewer flood

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|2:52 pm

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Residents in one Edmonton town are still waiting to be compensated for floods that affected their homes. Tenants in 125 housing units in the community of Griesbach were flooded by…

Read More

Categories:

New B.C. wildfire grows by not yet a threat

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|9:52 am

Wildfire-6.jpg

Wildfire season in British Columbia in 2019 has so far been characterized by large fires that have thankfully not caused huge amounts of damage. One currently burning wildfire in the…

Read More

Categories:

New Brunswick confirms $1 million flood mitigation road project

By: Luke Jones|July 28, 2019|9:21 pm

Photo by: Stephen MacGillivray Photography & Video  www.atwphoto.com

The government of New Brunswick has announced it has created a program to realign a stretch of road affected by recent floods. Provincial government officials announced infrastructure work will be…

Read More

Categories:

Court rules contractor damage should be covered by home insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|10:02 pm

Construction-Contractor

Does home insurance cover the customer if damage occurs accidentally when a contractor is working on the property? It’s a question that was raised during a recent case, and the…

Read More

Categories:

Home video surveillance can reduce crime risk but may not help out in terms of insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|9:56 pm

daylight-door-handle-1166415

Homeowners who installed a video camera as part of their home alarm system can help thwart would-be burglars. However, it is not clear if this is something home insurance companies…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario expands disaster relief program to more spring flood victims

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|11:58 am

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Parts of Ontario are still in a phase of recovery following severe floods through the spring months. To help residents in affected area, the provincial government has announced an expansion…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario appoints adviser to draft recommendations on flood management

By: Luke Jones|July 23, 2019|1:37 pm

flood

Ontario’s government has confirmed the appointment of a special adviser on flooding. The goal of the role is to help the province cut the impact of flooding and provide better…

Read More

Categories:

IBC praises federal funding for Fredericton flood mitigation

By: Luke Jones|August 16, 2019|8:14 am

Flooding-11.jpg

In a press release sent out on Thursday, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) praised the federal government for pledging funding to Fredericton to help the city mitigate floods. Money…

Read More

Categories:

Is your home protected from asteroids?

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|7:38 pm

Asteroid-NASA

Lat week, and asteroid narrowly missed the Earth. Had it hit; Asteroid 2019 OK would have been a city killer. Luckily, that didn’t happen, although in cosmic terms the 70,000…

Read More

Categories:

Claims disputes can be solved through simple communication says industry expert

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|5:09 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Claims disputes are a common part of the insurance industry, especially in the home insurance market. However, an engineer from a company that specializes in investigating property damage says disputes…

Read More

Categories:

Residents in Edmonton awaiting claims following sewer flood

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|2:52 pm

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Residents in one Edmonton town are still waiting to be compensated for floods that affected their homes. Tenants in 125 housing units in the community of Griesbach were flooded by…

Read More

Categories:

New B.C. wildfire grows by not yet a threat

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|9:52 am

Wildfire-6.jpg

Wildfire season in British Columbia in 2019 has so far been characterized by large fires that have thankfully not caused huge amounts of damage. One currently burning wildfire in the…

Read More

Categories:

New Brunswick confirms $1 million flood mitigation road project

By: Luke Jones|July 28, 2019|9:21 pm

Photo by: Stephen MacGillivray Photography & Video  www.atwphoto.com

The government of New Brunswick has announced it has created a program to realign a stretch of road affected by recent floods. Provincial government officials announced infrastructure work will be…

Read More

Categories:

Court rules contractor damage should be covered by home insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|10:02 pm

Construction-Contractor

Does home insurance cover the customer if damage occurs accidentally when a contractor is working on the property? It’s a question that was raised during a recent case, and the…

Read More

Categories:

Home video surveillance can reduce crime risk but may not help out in terms of insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|9:56 pm

daylight-door-handle-1166415

Homeowners who installed a video camera as part of their home alarm system can help thwart would-be burglars. However, it is not clear if this is something home insurance companies…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario expands disaster relief program to more spring flood victims

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|11:58 am

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Parts of Ontario are still in a phase of recovery following severe floods through the spring months. To help residents in affected area, the provincial government has announced an expansion…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario appoints adviser to draft recommendations on flood management

By: Luke Jones|July 23, 2019|1:37 pm

flood

Ontario’s government has confirmed the appointment of a special adviser on flooding. The goal of the role is to help the province cut the impact of flooding and provide better…

Read More

Categories:

IBC praises federal funding for Fredericton flood mitigation

By: Luke Jones|August 16, 2019|8:14 am

Flooding-11.jpg

In a press release sent out on Thursday, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) praised the federal government for pledging funding to Fredericton to help the city mitigate floods. Money…

Read More

Categories:

Is your home protected from asteroids?

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|7:38 pm

Asteroid-NASA

Lat week, and asteroid narrowly missed the Earth. Had it hit; Asteroid 2019 OK would have been a city killer. Luckily, that didn’t happen, although in cosmic terms the 70,000…

Read More

Categories:

Claims disputes can be solved through simple communication says industry expert

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|5:09 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Claims disputes are a common part of the insurance industry, especially in the home insurance market. However, an engineer from a company that specializes in investigating property damage says disputes…

Read More

Categories:

Residents in Edmonton awaiting claims following sewer flood

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|2:52 pm

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Residents in one Edmonton town are still waiting to be compensated for floods that affected their homes. Tenants in 125 housing units in the community of Griesbach were flooded by…

Read More

Categories:

New B.C. wildfire grows by not yet a threat

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|9:52 am

Wildfire-6.jpg

Wildfire season in British Columbia in 2019 has so far been characterized by large fires that have thankfully not caused huge amounts of damage. One currently burning wildfire in the…

Read More

Categories:

New Brunswick confirms $1 million flood mitigation road project

By: Luke Jones|July 28, 2019|9:21 pm

Photo by: Stephen MacGillivray Photography & Video  www.atwphoto.com

The government of New Brunswick has announced it has created a program to realign a stretch of road affected by recent floods. Provincial government officials announced infrastructure work will be…

Read More

Categories:

Court rules contractor damage should be covered by home insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|10:02 pm

Construction-Contractor

Does home insurance cover the customer if damage occurs accidentally when a contractor is working on the property? It’s a question that was raised during a recent case, and the…

Read More

Categories:

Home video surveillance can reduce crime risk but may not help out in terms of insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|9:56 pm

daylight-door-handle-1166415

Homeowners who installed a video camera as part of their home alarm system can help thwart would-be burglars. However, it is not clear if this is something home insurance companies…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario expands disaster relief program to more spring flood victims

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|11:58 am

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Parts of Ontario are still in a phase of recovery following severe floods through the spring months. To help residents in affected area, the provincial government has announced an expansion…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario appoints adviser to draft recommendations on flood management

By: Luke Jones|July 23, 2019|1:37 pm

flood

Ontario’s government has confirmed the appointment of a special adviser on flooding. The goal of the role is to help the province cut the impact of flooding and provide better…

Read More

Categories:

IBC praises federal funding for Fredericton flood mitigation

By: Luke Jones|August 16, 2019|8:14 am

Flooding-11.jpg

In a press release sent out on Thursday, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) praised the federal government for pledging funding to Fredericton to help the city mitigate floods. Money…

Read More

Categories:

Is your home protected from asteroids?

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|7:38 pm

Asteroid-NASA

Lat week, and asteroid narrowly missed the Earth. Had it hit; Asteroid 2019 OK would have been a city killer. Luckily, that didn’t happen, although in cosmic terms the 70,000…

Read More

Categories:

Claims disputes can be solved through simple communication says industry expert

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|5:09 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Claims disputes are a common part of the insurance industry, especially in the home insurance market. However, an engineer from a company that specializes in investigating property damage says disputes…

Read More

Categories:

Residents in Edmonton awaiting claims following sewer flood

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|2:52 pm

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Residents in one Edmonton town are still waiting to be compensated for floods that affected their homes. Tenants in 125 housing units in the community of Griesbach were flooded by…

Read More

Categories:

New B.C. wildfire grows by not yet a threat

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|9:52 am

Wildfire-6.jpg

Wildfire season in British Columbia in 2019 has so far been characterized by large fires that have thankfully not caused huge amounts of damage. One currently burning wildfire in the…

Read More

Categories:

New Brunswick confirms $1 million flood mitigation road project

By: Luke Jones|July 28, 2019|9:21 pm

Photo by: Stephen MacGillivray Photography & Video  www.atwphoto.com

The government of New Brunswick has announced it has created a program to realign a stretch of road affected by recent floods. Provincial government officials announced infrastructure work will be…

Read More

Categories:

Court rules contractor damage should be covered by home insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|10:02 pm

Construction-Contractor

Does home insurance cover the customer if damage occurs accidentally when a contractor is working on the property? It’s a question that was raised during a recent case, and the…

Read More

Categories:

Home video surveillance can reduce crime risk but may not help out in terms of insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|9:56 pm

daylight-door-handle-1166415

Homeowners who installed a video camera as part of their home alarm system can help thwart would-be burglars. However, it is not clear if this is something home insurance companies…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario expands disaster relief program to more spring flood victims

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|11:58 am

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Parts of Ontario are still in a phase of recovery following severe floods through the spring months. To help residents in affected area, the provincial government has announced an expansion…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario appoints adviser to draft recommendations on flood management

By: Luke Jones|July 23, 2019|1:37 pm

flood

Ontario’s government has confirmed the appointment of a special adviser on flooding. The goal of the role is to help the province cut the impact of flooding and provide better…

Read More

Categories:

IBC praises federal funding for Fredericton flood mitigation

By: Luke Jones|August 16, 2019|8:14 am

Flooding-11.jpg

In a press release sent out on Thursday, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) praised the federal government for pledging funding to Fredericton to help the city mitigate floods. Money…

Read More

Categories:

Is your home protected from asteroids?

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|7:38 pm

Asteroid-NASA

Lat week, and asteroid narrowly missed the Earth. Had it hit; Asteroid 2019 OK would have been a city killer. Luckily, that didn’t happen, although in cosmic terms the 70,000…

Read More

Categories:

Claims disputes can be solved through simple communication says industry expert

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|5:09 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Claims disputes are a common part of the insurance industry, especially in the home insurance market. However, an engineer from a company that specializes in investigating property damage says disputes…

Read More

Categories:

Residents in Edmonton awaiting claims following sewer flood

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|2:52 pm

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Residents in one Edmonton town are still waiting to be compensated for floods that affected their homes. Tenants in 125 housing units in the community of Griesbach were flooded by…

Read More

Categories:

New B.C. wildfire grows by not yet a threat

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|9:52 am

Wildfire-6.jpg

Wildfire season in British Columbia in 2019 has so far been characterized by large fires that have thankfully not caused huge amounts of damage. One currently burning wildfire in the…

Read More

Categories:

New Brunswick confirms $1 million flood mitigation road project

By: Luke Jones|July 28, 2019|9:21 pm

Photo by: Stephen MacGillivray Photography & Video  www.atwphoto.com

The government of New Brunswick has announced it has created a program to realign a stretch of road affected by recent floods. Provincial government officials announced infrastructure work will be…

Read More

Categories:

Court rules contractor damage should be covered by home insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|10:02 pm

Construction-Contractor

Does home insurance cover the customer if damage occurs accidentally when a contractor is working on the property? It’s a question that was raised during a recent case, and the…

Read More

Categories:

Home video surveillance can reduce crime risk but may not help out in terms of insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|9:56 pm

daylight-door-handle-1166415

Homeowners who installed a video camera as part of their home alarm system can help thwart would-be burglars. However, it is not clear if this is something home insurance companies…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario expands disaster relief program to more spring flood victims

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|11:58 am

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Parts of Ontario are still in a phase of recovery following severe floods through the spring months. To help residents in affected area, the provincial government has announced an expansion…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario appoints adviser to draft recommendations on flood management

By: Luke Jones|July 23, 2019|1:37 pm

flood

Ontario’s government has confirmed the appointment of a special adviser on flooding. The goal of the role is to help the province cut the impact of flooding and provide better…

Read More

Categories:

IBC praises federal funding for Fredericton flood mitigation

By: Luke Jones|August 16, 2019|8:14 am

Flooding-11.jpg

In a press release sent out on Thursday, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) praised the federal government for pledging funding to Fredericton to help the city mitigate floods. Money…

Read More

Categories:

Is your home protected from asteroids?

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|7:38 pm

Asteroid-NASA

Lat week, and asteroid narrowly missed the Earth. Had it hit; Asteroid 2019 OK would have been a city killer. Luckily, that didn’t happen, although in cosmic terms the 70,000…

Read More

Categories:

Claims disputes can be solved through simple communication says industry expert

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|5:09 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Claims disputes are a common part of the insurance industry, especially in the home insurance market. However, an engineer from a company that specializes in investigating property damage says disputes…

Read More

Categories:

Residents in Edmonton awaiting claims following sewer flood

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|2:52 pm

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Residents in one Edmonton town are still waiting to be compensated for floods that affected their homes. Tenants in 125 housing units in the community of Griesbach were flooded by…

Read More

Categories:

New B.C. wildfire grows by not yet a threat

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|9:52 am

Wildfire-6.jpg

Wildfire season in British Columbia in 2019 has so far been characterized by large fires that have thankfully not caused huge amounts of damage. One currently burning wildfire in the…

Read More

Categories:

New Brunswick confirms $1 million flood mitigation road project

By: Luke Jones|July 28, 2019|9:21 pm

Photo by: Stephen MacGillivray Photography & Video  www.atwphoto.com

The government of New Brunswick has announced it has created a program to realign a stretch of road affected by recent floods. Provincial government officials announced infrastructure work will be…

Read More

Categories:

Court rules contractor damage should be covered by home insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|10:02 pm

Construction-Contractor

Does home insurance cover the customer if damage occurs accidentally when a contractor is working on the property? It’s a question that was raised during a recent case, and the…

Read More

Categories:

Home video surveillance can reduce crime risk but may not help out in terms of insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|9:56 pm

daylight-door-handle-1166415

Homeowners who installed a video camera as part of their home alarm system can help thwart would-be burglars. However, it is not clear if this is something home insurance companies…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario expands disaster relief program to more spring flood victims

By: Luke Jones|July 26, 2019|11:58 am

Flood20insurance-9.jpg

Parts of Ontario are still in a phase of recovery following severe floods through the spring months. To help residents in affected area, the provincial government has announced an expansion…

Read More

Categories:

Ontario appoints adviser to draft recommendations on flood management

By: Luke Jones|July 23, 2019|1:37 pm

flood

Ontario’s government has confirmed the appointment of a special adviser on flooding. The goal of the role is to help the province cut the impact of flooding and provide better…

Read More

Categories: