Media Centre

​On behalf of its members, IBC works to increase Canadians’ understanding of home, auto and business insurance.

To book an interview with an IBC spokesperson, please contact a member of our media relations team or complete a Media Request Form. For all other inquiries, please visit Contact Us to reach an IBC representative. 


Vanessa Barrasa
Manager, Media Relations
Tel: 416-362-2031 ext. 4312

Anne Morin
Media Relations
(French and English language, Quebec region only)
Office: 514-288-1563, ext. 2229


For urgent media inquiries 

Steve Kee
Director, Media Relations
Office: 416-362-2031 ext. 4387
Cell: 416-841-5669


 Media Releases







1/21/2020 | Resources | National
January 21, 2020 (TORONTO) – Insured damage for these severe weather events reached $1.3 billion last year, according to Catastrophe Indices and Quantification Inc.
12/3/2019 | Resources | National
December 3, 2019 (TORONTO) – While the technology in our vehicles continues to evolve, so do sophisticated auto thieves who are using technology to bypass security systems and electronically gain access to Canadians' vehicles.
10/23/2019 | Resources | bc
October 23, 2019 (Vancouver, BC) – Driving Choice is pleased to announce that the Independent Contractors and Businesses Association has joined as a partner in the campaign calling for more choice and competition in car insurance in BC
10/18/2019 | Resources | bc
October 18, 2019 (Vancouver) – Yesterday, a record 1 million British Columbians participated in the 2019 Great British Columbia (BC) ShakeOut, joining over 66 million people around the world. That tops last year's record of 913,000 participants.
10/17/2019 | Resources | bc
October 17, 2019 (VANCOUVER) – Join almost a million British Columbians as they "Drop, Cover and Hold On" during the 2019 Great British Columbia (BC) ShakeOut.
10/8/2019 | Resources | bc
Driving Choice is pleased to announce that the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) has joined as a partner of the campaign calling for more choice and competition in auto insurance in British Columbia (BC).
10/1/2019 | Resources | National
October 1, 2019 (Ottawa) – A new study released today highlights the potential to improve the accuracy of flood hazard maps by incorporating richer data.
9/26/2019 | Resources | National
September 26, 2019 (OTTAWA) – The Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) and Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) today released striking new data demonstrating the urgent need for new investments in local climate adaptation
9/25/2019 | Resources | National
September 25, 2019 (TORONTO) – October is both Cyber Awareness and Small Business Month and Insurance Bureau of Canada has completed new polling on these topics.
9/19/2019 | Resources | bc
September 19, 2019 (VANCOUVER) – Today, a new campaign called "Driving Choice," has been launched to provide British Columbians with a voice to demand more choice in auto insurance.