​​On behalf of its members, IBC works to increase the understanding of breaking and current news regarding home, auto and business insurance. IBC produces regular opinion and editorial content (op-eds) for the media.​

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Vanessa Barrasa
Manager, Media Relations
Tel: 416-362-2031 ext. 4312
Email: vbarrasa@ibc.ca

Anne Morin
Media Relations
(French and English language, Quebec region only)
Office: 514-288-1563, ext. 2229
Email: amorin@bac-quebec.qc.ca


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Steve Kee
Director, Media Relations
Office: 416-362-2031 ext. 4387
Cell: 416-841-5669
Email: skee@ibc.ca

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 Media Releases







10/11/2016 | Resources | nb ns nl pe
​October 11, 2016 (HALIFAX) – A tropical moisture system fuelled by Hurricane Matthew has brought severe storms to Atlantic Canada, particularly to eastern Nova Scotia, Cape Breton, and parts of Newfoundland and Labrador.
10/4/2016 | Resources | National
​October 3, 2016 (TORONTO) - Today, the Government of Canada announced its pan-Canadian approach to pricing carbon pollution. Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) congratulates the Government for continuing to make climate change a top priority.
9/22/2016 | Resources | nb ns nl pe
September 22, 2016 (CHARLOTTETOWN) – Today, in a presentation to the Charlottetown Chamber of Commerce, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) highlighted the urgent need to increase Canada’s preparedness for natural disasters.
9/22/2016 | Resources | nb ns nl pe
​September 22, 2016 (CHARLOTTETOWN) – Today, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is reminding students to "leave the phone alone" and help end distracted driving.
9/14/2016 | Resources | nb ns nl pe
​September 15, 2016 (DIEPPE) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is pleased to team up with Child Safety Link to help launch Child Passenger Safety Week 2016 in Atlantic Canada, which runs from September 18-24.
8/30/2016 | Resources | nb nl ns pe
August 30, 2016 (HALIFAX) – It’s that time of year again! Students are heading back to school, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) reminds them of an important item that’s often overlooked: tenant insurance.
8/4/2016 | Resources | nb nl ns pe
AUGUST 4, 2016 (HALIFAX) – August in most parts of Canada means high temperatures and severe summer weather.
7/18/2016 | Resources | National
July 15, 2016 (EDMONTON) – Following a well-run competitive bidding process, Fort McMurray #468 First Nation has been selected by Specialized Property Evaluation Control Services Ltd.
7/7/2016 | Resources | National
July 7, 2016 (Fort McMurray, AB) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) reports that the May 2016 northern Alberta wildfire is by far the costliest insured natural disaster in Canadian history.
7/6/2016 | Resources | National
​July 6, 2016 (EDMONTON) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) will announce the estimated totals of insured damage for the devastating northern Alberta wildfires in a media conference call on July 7.