Featured NewsFlooding in BC - What you need to knowIf you’ve been affected by flooding, here is some information to help you understand your insurance coverage and the various stages of the claims process. Featured NewsWildfire - What you need to knowIf you’ve been affected by a wildfire, here is some information to help you understand your insurance coverage and the various stages of the claims process.Featured NewsCondo/Strata Action PlanWorking together to get condo and strata corporations back on the path to affordable insurance.33 New and Trending Media ReleaseSevere Weather in 2021 Caused $2.1 Billion in Insured DamageJanuary 18, 2022 (TORONTO) – Severe weather across Canada continues to highlight the financial costs of a changing climate to both insurers and taxpayers. Insured damage for severe weather events across Canada reached $2.1 billion last year...Media ReleaseInsured Losses in Lytton, BC, Increase to $102 MillionJanuary 13, 2022 (VANCOUVER) – The wildfire that devastated Lytton on June 30, 2021 is now estimated to have caused $102 million in insured damage, up from the initial estimate of $78 millionMedia ReleaseBritish Columbia floods cause $450 million in insured damageDecember 9, 2021 (VANCOUVER) – The recent flooding in southern British Columbia is now estimated to have caused $450 million in insured damage, according to preliminary estimates from Catastrophe Indices and Quantification Inc. (CatIQ). Media ReleaseInsurance Bureau of Canada Statement: Speech from the ThroneNovember 23, 2021 (OTTAWA): Today, the federal government's Speech from the Throne committed to strengthening action to prevent and prepare for floods, wildfires, droughts, and other extreme weather worsened by climate change...Media ReleaseIBC deploys Virtual Community Assistance Mobile Pavilion to assist in British Columbia floodsNovember 15, 2021 (VANCOUVER) – Heavy rains over the weekend and into Monday have caused significant flooding and forced evacuations across southern British Columbia, including in Merritt, Princeton, and Abbotsford. Be PreparedCanada’s weather patterns are evolving, and severe weather is occurring more frequently. Know what governments and the insurance industry are doing to mitigate damage and loss, as well as what they can do to help manage a crisis when disaster strikes.