Blog Category: Industry Trends

Insurers are leading the way in Cannabis Act readiness

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:27 am

When Justin Trudeau’s new-look Liberals moved into power in Canada, plenty of campaign promises followed them. Among the pledges on the election trail was to legalize marijuana for recreational use….

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Expert warns changing driver positions in autonomous vehicles could lead to severe injuries

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:18 am

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As vehicles become more autonomous, we may have to accept more severe collisions as the technology grows. A crash reconstructionist told Canadian Underwriter recently that driver orientation will change and…

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Chubb Canada expands Signature Suite

By: Luke Jones|January 31, 2017|12:00 am

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Canadian customers of Chubb Insurance Company’s personal insurance offerings can now get the Signature Suite. The company announced the expansion on Tuesday, with a number of new complimentary services for…

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Co-operators awarded Seal of Distinction for 2017

By: Luke Jones|January 17, 2017|12:00 am

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  The Co-operators has been named the recipient of the WorldatWork’s Seal of Distinction for 2017. The seal is a mark of excellence that highlights organizations success in total rewards effectiveness….

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Intact named among best Canadian companies for young workers

By: Luke Jones|January 10, 2017|12:00 am

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Intact Financial Corporation, the parent of Canada’s largest P&C provider (Intact Insurance) has announced it has been named among Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2017. The award was…

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Brokers increase adoption of key technologies says CSIO

By: Luke Jones|January 6, 2017|12:00 am

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Brokers are adopting nine key technologies at a higher rate, says the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO). The group says adoption of the technologieis has increased by 12…

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Canadians unchanged on autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|January 5, 2017|12:00 am

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Around a quarter (26%) of Canadian said they “couldn’t wait” for autonomous vehicles to be available to consumers in the country. A new study by Kanetix shows that most Canadians…

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Canadian risk influencing cat bond market

By: Luke Jones|January 4, 2017|12:00 am

Canadian risk is becoming a “fairly prominent” occurrence in the catastrophe bond market. Property Claim Services’ (PCS) released its full-year cat bond for 2016 and showed that three cat bonds…

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Intact Insurance debuts Uber Ontario auto insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 7, 2016|12:00 am

uber-16.jpg

Ontario, through the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), has approved commercial fleet coverage for ride-sharing, announcing the regulatory change on Thursday. The FSCO also approved a new product by…

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The Co-operators named in top 10 best customer care companies

By: Luke Jones|July 2, 2016|12:00 am

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The Co-operators has made the top 10 of companies Canadians admire for customer care quality, according to a new survey from J.D. Power. Customer care is hugely important, with numerous…

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Insurers are leading the way in Cannabis Act readiness

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:27 am

When Justin Trudeau’s new-look Liberals moved into power in Canada, plenty of campaign promises followed them. Among the pledges on the election trail was to legalize marijuana for recreational use….

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Expert warns changing driver positions in autonomous vehicles could lead to severe injuries

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:18 am

self20driving20car-5.jpg

As vehicles become more autonomous, we may have to accept more severe collisions as the technology grows. A crash reconstructionist told Canadian Underwriter recently that driver orientation will change and…

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Chubb Canada expands Signature Suite

By: Luke Jones|January 31, 2017|12:00 am

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Canadian customers of Chubb Insurance Company’s personal insurance offerings can now get the Signature Suite. The company announced the expansion on Tuesday, with a number of new complimentary services for…

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Co-operators awarded Seal of Distinction for 2017

By: Luke Jones|January 17, 2017|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-18.jpg

  The Co-operators has been named the recipient of the WorldatWork’s Seal of Distinction for 2017. The seal is a mark of excellence that highlights organizations success in total rewards effectiveness….

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Intact named among best Canadian companies for young workers

By: Luke Jones|January 10, 2017|12:00 am

Intact-Logo.jpg

Intact Financial Corporation, the parent of Canada’s largest P&C provider (Intact Insurance) has announced it has been named among Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2017. The award was…

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Brokers increase adoption of key technologies says CSIO

By: Luke Jones|January 6, 2017|12:00 am

Connected20car-8.jpg

Brokers are adopting nine key technologies at a higher rate, says the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO). The group says adoption of the technologieis has increased by 12…

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Canadians unchanged on autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|January 5, 2017|12:00 am

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Around a quarter (26%) of Canadian said they “couldn’t wait” for autonomous vehicles to be available to consumers in the country. A new study by Kanetix shows that most Canadians…

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Canadian risk influencing cat bond market

By: Luke Jones|January 4, 2017|12:00 am

Canadian risk is becoming a “fairly prominent” occurrence in the catastrophe bond market. Property Claim Services’ (PCS) released its full-year cat bond for 2016 and showed that three cat bonds…

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Intact Insurance debuts Uber Ontario auto insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 7, 2016|12:00 am

uber-16.jpg

Ontario, through the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), has approved commercial fleet coverage for ride-sharing, announcing the regulatory change on Thursday. The FSCO also approved a new product by…

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The Co-operators named in top 10 best customer care companies

By: Luke Jones|July 2, 2016|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-13.jpg

The Co-operators has made the top 10 of companies Canadians admire for customer care quality, according to a new survey from J.D. Power. Customer care is hugely important, with numerous…

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Insurers are leading the way in Cannabis Act readiness

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:27 am

When Justin Trudeau’s new-look Liberals moved into power in Canada, plenty of campaign promises followed them. Among the pledges on the election trail was to legalize marijuana for recreational use….

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Expert warns changing driver positions in autonomous vehicles could lead to severe injuries

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:18 am

self20driving20car-5.jpg

As vehicles become more autonomous, we may have to accept more severe collisions as the technology grows. A crash reconstructionist told Canadian Underwriter recently that driver orientation will change and…

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Chubb Canada expands Signature Suite

By: Luke Jones|January 31, 2017|12:00 am

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Canadian customers of Chubb Insurance Company’s personal insurance offerings can now get the Signature Suite. The company announced the expansion on Tuesday, with a number of new complimentary services for…

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Co-operators awarded Seal of Distinction for 2017

By: Luke Jones|January 17, 2017|12:00 am

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  The Co-operators has been named the recipient of the WorldatWork’s Seal of Distinction for 2017. The seal is a mark of excellence that highlights organizations success in total rewards effectiveness….

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Intact named among best Canadian companies for young workers

By: Luke Jones|January 10, 2017|12:00 am

Intact-Logo.jpg

Intact Financial Corporation, the parent of Canada’s largest P&C provider (Intact Insurance) has announced it has been named among Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2017. The award was…

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Brokers increase adoption of key technologies says CSIO

By: Luke Jones|January 6, 2017|12:00 am

Connected20car-8.jpg

Brokers are adopting nine key technologies at a higher rate, says the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO). The group says adoption of the technologieis has increased by 12…

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Canadians unchanged on autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|January 5, 2017|12:00 am

Dollarphotoclub_54906261-17.jpg

Around a quarter (26%) of Canadian said they “couldn’t wait” for autonomous vehicles to be available to consumers in the country. A new study by Kanetix shows that most Canadians…

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Canadian risk influencing cat bond market

By: Luke Jones|January 4, 2017|12:00 am

Canadian risk is becoming a “fairly prominent” occurrence in the catastrophe bond market. Property Claim Services’ (PCS) released its full-year cat bond for 2016 and showed that three cat bonds…

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Intact Insurance debuts Uber Ontario auto insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 7, 2016|12:00 am

uber-16.jpg

Ontario, through the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), has approved commercial fleet coverage for ride-sharing, announcing the regulatory change on Thursday. The FSCO also approved a new product by…

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The Co-operators named in top 10 best customer care companies

By: Luke Jones|July 2, 2016|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-13.jpg

The Co-operators has made the top 10 of companies Canadians admire for customer care quality, according to a new survey from J.D. Power. Customer care is hugely important, with numerous…

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Insurers are leading the way in Cannabis Act readiness

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:27 am

When Justin Trudeau’s new-look Liberals moved into power in Canada, plenty of campaign promises followed them. Among the pledges on the election trail was to legalize marijuana for recreational use….

Read More

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Expert warns changing driver positions in autonomous vehicles could lead to severe injuries

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:18 am

self20driving20car-5.jpg

As vehicles become more autonomous, we may have to accept more severe collisions as the technology grows. A crash reconstructionist told Canadian Underwriter recently that driver orientation will change and…

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Chubb Canada expands Signature Suite

By: Luke Jones|January 31, 2017|12:00 am

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Canadian customers of Chubb Insurance Company’s personal insurance offerings can now get the Signature Suite. The company announced the expansion on Tuesday, with a number of new complimentary services for…

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Co-operators awarded Seal of Distinction for 2017

By: Luke Jones|January 17, 2017|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-18.jpg

  The Co-operators has been named the recipient of the WorldatWork’s Seal of Distinction for 2017. The seal is a mark of excellence that highlights organizations success in total rewards effectiveness….

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Intact named among best Canadian companies for young workers

By: Luke Jones|January 10, 2017|12:00 am

Intact-Logo.jpg

Intact Financial Corporation, the parent of Canada’s largest P&C provider (Intact Insurance) has announced it has been named among Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2017. The award was…

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Brokers increase adoption of key technologies says CSIO

By: Luke Jones|January 6, 2017|12:00 am

Connected20car-8.jpg

Brokers are adopting nine key technologies at a higher rate, says the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO). The group says adoption of the technologieis has increased by 12…

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Canadians unchanged on autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|January 5, 2017|12:00 am

Dollarphotoclub_54906261-17.jpg

Around a quarter (26%) of Canadian said they “couldn’t wait” for autonomous vehicles to be available to consumers in the country. A new study by Kanetix shows that most Canadians…

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Canadian risk influencing cat bond market

By: Luke Jones|January 4, 2017|12:00 am

Canadian risk is becoming a “fairly prominent” occurrence in the catastrophe bond market. Property Claim Services’ (PCS) released its full-year cat bond for 2016 and showed that three cat bonds…

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Intact Insurance debuts Uber Ontario auto insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 7, 2016|12:00 am

uber-16.jpg

Ontario, through the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), has approved commercial fleet coverage for ride-sharing, announcing the regulatory change on Thursday. The FSCO also approved a new product by…

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The Co-operators named in top 10 best customer care companies

By: Luke Jones|July 2, 2016|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-13.jpg

The Co-operators has made the top 10 of companies Canadians admire for customer care quality, according to a new survey from J.D. Power. Customer care is hugely important, with numerous…

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Insurers are leading the way in Cannabis Act readiness

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:27 am

When Justin Trudeau’s new-look Liberals moved into power in Canada, plenty of campaign promises followed them. Among the pledges on the election trail was to legalize marijuana for recreational use….

Read More

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Expert warns changing driver positions in autonomous vehicles could lead to severe injuries

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:18 am

self20driving20car-5.jpg

As vehicles become more autonomous, we may have to accept more severe collisions as the technology grows. A crash reconstructionist told Canadian Underwriter recently that driver orientation will change and…

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Chubb Canada expands Signature Suite

By: Luke Jones|January 31, 2017|12:00 am

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Canadian customers of Chubb Insurance Company’s personal insurance offerings can now get the Signature Suite. The company announced the expansion on Tuesday, with a number of new complimentary services for…

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Co-operators awarded Seal of Distinction for 2017

By: Luke Jones|January 17, 2017|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-18.jpg

  The Co-operators has been named the recipient of the WorldatWork’s Seal of Distinction for 2017. The seal is a mark of excellence that highlights organizations success in total rewards effectiveness….

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Intact named among best Canadian companies for young workers

By: Luke Jones|January 10, 2017|12:00 am

Intact-Logo.jpg

Intact Financial Corporation, the parent of Canada’s largest P&C provider (Intact Insurance) has announced it has been named among Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2017. The award was…

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Brokers increase adoption of key technologies says CSIO

By: Luke Jones|January 6, 2017|12:00 am

Connected20car-8.jpg

Brokers are adopting nine key technologies at a higher rate, says the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO). The group says adoption of the technologieis has increased by 12…

Read More

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Canadians unchanged on autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|January 5, 2017|12:00 am

Dollarphotoclub_54906261-17.jpg

Around a quarter (26%) of Canadian said they “couldn’t wait” for autonomous vehicles to be available to consumers in the country. A new study by Kanetix shows that most Canadians…

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Categories:

Canadian risk influencing cat bond market

By: Luke Jones|January 4, 2017|12:00 am

Canadian risk is becoming a “fairly prominent” occurrence in the catastrophe bond market. Property Claim Services’ (PCS) released its full-year cat bond for 2016 and showed that three cat bonds…

Read More

Categories:

Intact Insurance debuts Uber Ontario auto insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 7, 2016|12:00 am

uber-16.jpg

Ontario, through the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), has approved commercial fleet coverage for ride-sharing, announcing the regulatory change on Thursday. The FSCO also approved a new product by…

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The Co-operators named in top 10 best customer care companies

By: Luke Jones|July 2, 2016|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-13.jpg

The Co-operators has made the top 10 of companies Canadians admire for customer care quality, according to a new survey from J.D. Power. Customer care is hugely important, with numerous…

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Insurers are leading the way in Cannabis Act readiness

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:27 am

When Justin Trudeau’s new-look Liberals moved into power in Canada, plenty of campaign promises followed them. Among the pledges on the election trail was to legalize marijuana for recreational use….

Read More

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Expert warns changing driver positions in autonomous vehicles could lead to severe injuries

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:18 am

self20driving20car-5.jpg

As vehicles become more autonomous, we may have to accept more severe collisions as the technology grows. A crash reconstructionist told Canadian Underwriter recently that driver orientation will change and…

Read More

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Chubb Canada expands Signature Suite

By: Luke Jones|January 31, 2017|12:00 am

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Canadian customers of Chubb Insurance Company’s personal insurance offerings can now get the Signature Suite. The company announced the expansion on Tuesday, with a number of new complimentary services for…

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Co-operators awarded Seal of Distinction for 2017

By: Luke Jones|January 17, 2017|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-18.jpg

  The Co-operators has been named the recipient of the WorldatWork’s Seal of Distinction for 2017. The seal is a mark of excellence that highlights organizations success in total rewards effectiveness….

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Intact named among best Canadian companies for young workers

By: Luke Jones|January 10, 2017|12:00 am

Intact-Logo.jpg

Intact Financial Corporation, the parent of Canada’s largest P&C provider (Intact Insurance) has announced it has been named among Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2017. The award was…

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Brokers increase adoption of key technologies says CSIO

By: Luke Jones|January 6, 2017|12:00 am

Connected20car-8.jpg

Brokers are adopting nine key technologies at a higher rate, says the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO). The group says adoption of the technologieis has increased by 12…

Read More

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Canadians unchanged on autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|January 5, 2017|12:00 am

Dollarphotoclub_54906261-17.jpg

Around a quarter (26%) of Canadian said they “couldn’t wait” for autonomous vehicles to be available to consumers in the country. A new study by Kanetix shows that most Canadians…

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Categories:

Canadian risk influencing cat bond market

By: Luke Jones|January 4, 2017|12:00 am

Canadian risk is becoming a “fairly prominent” occurrence in the catastrophe bond market. Property Claim Services’ (PCS) released its full-year cat bond for 2016 and showed that three cat bonds…

Read More

Categories:

Intact Insurance debuts Uber Ontario auto insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 7, 2016|12:00 am

uber-16.jpg

Ontario, through the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), has approved commercial fleet coverage for ride-sharing, announcing the regulatory change on Thursday. The FSCO also approved a new product by…

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The Co-operators named in top 10 best customer care companies

By: Luke Jones|July 2, 2016|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-13.jpg

The Co-operators has made the top 10 of companies Canadians admire for customer care quality, according to a new survey from J.D. Power. Customer care is hugely important, with numerous…

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Insurers are leading the way in Cannabis Act readiness

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:27 am

When Justin Trudeau’s new-look Liberals moved into power in Canada, plenty of campaign promises followed them. Among the pledges on the election trail was to legalize marijuana for recreational use….

Read More

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Expert warns changing driver positions in autonomous vehicles could lead to severe injuries

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:18 am

self20driving20car-5.jpg

As vehicles become more autonomous, we may have to accept more severe collisions as the technology grows. A crash reconstructionist told Canadian Underwriter recently that driver orientation will change and…

Read More

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Chubb Canada expands Signature Suite

By: Luke Jones|January 31, 2017|12:00 am

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Canadian customers of Chubb Insurance Company’s personal insurance offerings can now get the Signature Suite. The company announced the expansion on Tuesday, with a number of new complimentary services for…

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Co-operators awarded Seal of Distinction for 2017

By: Luke Jones|January 17, 2017|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-18.jpg

  The Co-operators has been named the recipient of the WorldatWork’s Seal of Distinction for 2017. The seal is a mark of excellence that highlights organizations success in total rewards effectiveness….

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Intact named among best Canadian companies for young workers

By: Luke Jones|January 10, 2017|12:00 am

Intact-Logo.jpg

Intact Financial Corporation, the parent of Canada’s largest P&C provider (Intact Insurance) has announced it has been named among Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2017. The award was…

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Brokers increase adoption of key technologies says CSIO

By: Luke Jones|January 6, 2017|12:00 am

Connected20car-8.jpg

Brokers are adopting nine key technologies at a higher rate, says the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO). The group says adoption of the technologieis has increased by 12…

Read More

Categories:

Canadians unchanged on autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|January 5, 2017|12:00 am

Dollarphotoclub_54906261-17.jpg

Around a quarter (26%) of Canadian said they “couldn’t wait” for autonomous vehicles to be available to consumers in the country. A new study by Kanetix shows that most Canadians…

Read More

Categories:

Canadian risk influencing cat bond market

By: Luke Jones|January 4, 2017|12:00 am

Canadian risk is becoming a “fairly prominent” occurrence in the catastrophe bond market. Property Claim Services’ (PCS) released its full-year cat bond for 2016 and showed that three cat bonds…

Read More

Categories:

Intact Insurance debuts Uber Ontario auto insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 7, 2016|12:00 am

uber-16.jpg

Ontario, through the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), has approved commercial fleet coverage for ride-sharing, announcing the regulatory change on Thursday. The FSCO also approved a new product by…

Read More

Categories:

The Co-operators named in top 10 best customer care companies

By: Luke Jones|July 2, 2016|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-13.jpg

The Co-operators has made the top 10 of companies Canadians admire for customer care quality, according to a new survey from J.D. Power. Customer care is hugely important, with numerous…

Read More

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Insurers are leading the way in Cannabis Act readiness

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:27 am

When Justin Trudeau’s new-look Liberals moved into power in Canada, plenty of campaign promises followed them. Among the pledges on the election trail was to legalize marijuana for recreational use….

Read More

Categories:

Expert warns changing driver positions in autonomous vehicles could lead to severe injuries

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:18 am

self20driving20car-5.jpg

As vehicles become more autonomous, we may have to accept more severe collisions as the technology grows. A crash reconstructionist told Canadian Underwriter recently that driver orientation will change and…

Read More

Categories:

Chubb Canada expands Signature Suite

By: Luke Jones|January 31, 2017|12:00 am

AAEAAQAAAAAAAAWUAAAAJDdlOWYzMjc5LTA3NTAtNGQyNy1hNDlkLTZiMmVhODg5MWVmMA-1.png

Canadian customers of Chubb Insurance Company’s personal insurance offerings can now get the Signature Suite. The company announced the expansion on Tuesday, with a number of new complimentary services for…

Read More

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Co-operators awarded Seal of Distinction for 2017

By: Luke Jones|January 17, 2017|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-18.jpg

  The Co-operators has been named the recipient of the WorldatWork’s Seal of Distinction for 2017. The seal is a mark of excellence that highlights organizations success in total rewards effectiveness….

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Intact named among best Canadian companies for young workers

By: Luke Jones|January 10, 2017|12:00 am

Intact-Logo.jpg

Intact Financial Corporation, the parent of Canada’s largest P&C provider (Intact Insurance) has announced it has been named among Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2017. The award was…

Read More

Categories:

Brokers increase adoption of key technologies says CSIO

By: Luke Jones|January 6, 2017|12:00 am

Connected20car-8.jpg

Brokers are adopting nine key technologies at a higher rate, says the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO). The group says adoption of the technologieis has increased by 12…

Read More

Categories:

Canadians unchanged on autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|January 5, 2017|12:00 am

Dollarphotoclub_54906261-17.jpg

Around a quarter (26%) of Canadian said they “couldn’t wait” for autonomous vehicles to be available to consumers in the country. A new study by Kanetix shows that most Canadians…

Read More

Categories:

Canadian risk influencing cat bond market

By: Luke Jones|January 4, 2017|12:00 am

Canadian risk is becoming a “fairly prominent” occurrence in the catastrophe bond market. Property Claim Services’ (PCS) released its full-year cat bond for 2016 and showed that three cat bonds…

Read More

Categories:

Intact Insurance debuts Uber Ontario auto insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 7, 2016|12:00 am

uber-16.jpg

Ontario, through the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), has approved commercial fleet coverage for ride-sharing, announcing the regulatory change on Thursday. The FSCO also approved a new product by…

Read More

Categories:

The Co-operators named in top 10 best customer care companies

By: Luke Jones|July 2, 2016|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-13.jpg

The Co-operators has made the top 10 of companies Canadians admire for customer care quality, according to a new survey from J.D. Power. Customer care is hugely important, with numerous…

Read More

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Insurers are leading the way in Cannabis Act readiness

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:27 am

When Justin Trudeau’s new-look Liberals moved into power in Canada, plenty of campaign promises followed them. Among the pledges on the election trail was to legalize marijuana for recreational use….

Read More

Categories:

Expert warns changing driver positions in autonomous vehicles could lead to severe injuries

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:18 am

self20driving20car-5.jpg

As vehicles become more autonomous, we may have to accept more severe collisions as the technology grows. A crash reconstructionist told Canadian Underwriter recently that driver orientation will change and…

Read More

Categories:

Chubb Canada expands Signature Suite

By: Luke Jones|January 31, 2017|12:00 am

AAEAAQAAAAAAAAWUAAAAJDdlOWYzMjc5LTA3NTAtNGQyNy1hNDlkLTZiMmVhODg5MWVmMA-1.png

Canadian customers of Chubb Insurance Company’s personal insurance offerings can now get the Signature Suite. The company announced the expansion on Tuesday, with a number of new complimentary services for…

Read More

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Co-operators awarded Seal of Distinction for 2017

By: Luke Jones|January 17, 2017|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-18.jpg

  The Co-operators has been named the recipient of the WorldatWork’s Seal of Distinction for 2017. The seal is a mark of excellence that highlights organizations success in total rewards effectiveness….

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Intact named among best Canadian companies for young workers

By: Luke Jones|January 10, 2017|12:00 am

Intact-Logo.jpg

Intact Financial Corporation, the parent of Canada’s largest P&C provider (Intact Insurance) has announced it has been named among Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2017. The award was…

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Brokers increase adoption of key technologies says CSIO

By: Luke Jones|January 6, 2017|12:00 am

Connected20car-8.jpg

Brokers are adopting nine key technologies at a higher rate, says the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO). The group says adoption of the technologieis has increased by 12…

Read More

Categories:

Canadians unchanged on autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|January 5, 2017|12:00 am

Dollarphotoclub_54906261-17.jpg

Around a quarter (26%) of Canadian said they “couldn’t wait” for autonomous vehicles to be available to consumers in the country. A new study by Kanetix shows that most Canadians…

Read More

Categories:

Canadian risk influencing cat bond market

By: Luke Jones|January 4, 2017|12:00 am

Canadian risk is becoming a “fairly prominent” occurrence in the catastrophe bond market. Property Claim Services’ (PCS) released its full-year cat bond for 2016 and showed that three cat bonds…

Read More

Categories:

Intact Insurance debuts Uber Ontario auto insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 7, 2016|12:00 am

uber-16.jpg

Ontario, through the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), has approved commercial fleet coverage for ride-sharing, announcing the regulatory change on Thursday. The FSCO also approved a new product by…

Read More

Categories:

The Co-operators named in top 10 best customer care companies

By: Luke Jones|July 2, 2016|12:00 am

cooperators-300×205-13.jpg

The Co-operators has made the top 10 of companies Canadians admire for customer care quality, according to a new survey from J.D. Power. Customer care is hugely important, with numerous…

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Insurers are leading the way in Cannabis Act readiness

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:27 am

When Justin Trudeau’s new-look Liberals moved into power in Canada, plenty of campaign promises followed them. Among the pledges on the election trail was to legalize marijuana for recreational use….

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Expert warns changing driver positions in autonomous vehicles could lead to severe injuries

By: Luke Jones|October 15, 2018|11:18 am

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As vehicles become more autonomous, we may have to accept more severe collisions as the technology grows. A crash reconstructionist told Canadian Underwriter recently that driver orientation will change and…

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Chubb Canada expands Signature Suite

By: Luke Jones|January 31, 2017|12:00 am

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Canadian customers of Chubb Insurance Company’s personal insurance offerings can now get the Signature Suite. The company announced the expansion on Tuesday, with a number of new complimentary services for…

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Co-operators awarded Seal of Distinction for 2017

By: Luke Jones|January 17, 2017|12:00 am

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  The Co-operators has been named the recipient of the WorldatWork’s Seal of Distinction for 2017. The seal is a mark of excellence that highlights organizations success in total rewards effectiveness….

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Intact named among best Canadian companies for young workers

By: Luke Jones|January 10, 2017|12:00 am

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Intact Financial Corporation, the parent of Canada’s largest P&C provider (Intact Insurance) has announced it has been named among Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2017. The award was…

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Brokers increase adoption of key technologies says CSIO

By: Luke Jones|January 6, 2017|12:00 am

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Brokers are adopting nine key technologies at a higher rate, says the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO). The group says adoption of the technologieis has increased by 12…

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Canadians unchanged on autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|January 5, 2017|12:00 am

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Around a quarter (26%) of Canadian said they “couldn’t wait” for autonomous vehicles to be available to consumers in the country. A new study by Kanetix shows that most Canadians…

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Canadian risk influencing cat bond market

By: Luke Jones|January 4, 2017|12:00 am

Canadian risk is becoming a “fairly prominent” occurrence in the catastrophe bond market. Property Claim Services’ (PCS) released its full-year cat bond for 2016 and showed that three cat bonds…

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Intact Insurance debuts Uber Ontario auto insurance

By: Luke Jones|July 7, 2016|12:00 am

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Ontario, through the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), has approved commercial fleet coverage for ride-sharing, announcing the regulatory change on Thursday. The FSCO also approved a new product by…

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The Co-operators named in top 10 best customer care companies

By: Luke Jones|July 2, 2016|12:00 am

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The Co-operators has made the top 10 of companies Canadians admire for customer care quality, according to a new survey from J.D. Power. Customer care is hugely important, with numerous…

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