​​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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Media Relations

For media inquiries during regular business hours, contact:


Brett Weltman
Manager, Media Relations
Email: bweltman@ibc.ca

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


 Media Releases







6/9/2023 | Resources | nb ns nl pe
June 9, 2023 (HALIFAX) – Thousands of Atlantic Canadians are returning to their homes following the lifting of several evacuation orders from the ongoing wildfires.
5/29/2023 | Resources | National
May 29, 2023 (HALIFAX) – With active wildfires in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) has deployed its Community Assistance Mobile Pavilion (CAMP) to provide insurance information to affected residents.
5/24/2023 | Resources | National
May 24, 2023 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is proud to welcome Saad Mered, CEO, Zurich Canada, and London Bradley, President and CEO, Allstate Insurance Company of Canada, to its Board of Directors.
5/18/2023 | Resources | National
May 18, 2023 (TORONTO) – For many, the upcoming Victoria Day long weekend marks the end of the cooler temperatures and the unofficial start to the warmer summer season.
5/16/2023 | Resources | nb ns nl pe
May 16, 2023 (HALIFAX) – With Nova Scotia's Department of Natural Resources and Renewables confirming an out of control forest fire southeast of Weymouth, Nova Scotia, and an ongoing fire in Shelburne County...
5/11/2023 | Resources | National
May 11, 2023 (OTTAWA): In response to the federal government's release of its National Risk Profile, Celyeste Power, President and CEO, IBC, issued the following statement...
4/25/2023 | Resources | nb ns nl pe
April 25, 2023 (HALIFAX) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is informing consumers about how they can prepare for the 2023 flood season by protecting themselves and their property from water damage.
3/28/2023 | Resources | National
March 28, 2023 (OTTAWA) – In today's federal budget, the federal government announced the intention to stand up Canada's first National Flood Insurance Program to protect Canadians at highest risk of flooding.
3/14/2023 | Resources | National
March 14, 2023 (TORONTO) – A new report released today by the GFIA underscores the need for governments and the private sector to collaborate more closely to address threats of Canadians by natural catastrophes.
3/8/2023 | Resources | National
Canada is becoming a riskier and more dangerous place to live. That's not an opinion – it's a fact.