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FilterSelect Region Canada Alberta British Columbia Manitoba New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Nova Scotia Northwest Territories Nunavut Ontario Prince Edward Island Quebec Saskatchewan Yukon All Regions Select Section About Us Auto Business Disaster Home IBC Advantage Insurance 101 Legal Members Resources All Categories Media Releases SortDateTitleDescriptionCat.Reg.Significant flooding hits Atlantic Canada: IBC reminds consumers to be prepared1/16/2018 | Resources | nb ns nl peJanuary 16, 2018 (HALIFAX) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is encouraging residents affected by flooding in Atlantic Canada to call their insurance representatives immediately if they have damage to report. Atlantic Canada braces for winter storms: IBC reminds consumers to be prepared1/3/2018 | Resources | nl nb ns peJanuary 3, 2018 (HALIFAX) – On the heels of the recent Christmas Day storm that knocked out power to thousands, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is encouraging Atlantic Canadians to prepare for rain, strong winds...Auto theft down in most major cities: IBC publishes 2017 Top 10 stolen vehicles list12/4/2017 | Resources | bc nb ns nl pe sk mb yt qc nu ntInsurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) today published its annual list of the Top 10 Most Frequently Stolen Vehicles. Once again, Ford trucks and high-priced SUVs feature prominently. National Roundtable on Flood Risk to convene in Regina on Thursday November 16, 201711/15/2017 | Resources | NationalLast spring, thousands of Canadians were flooded nation-wide and many lost their homes and much of their life savings as a result. Severe weather events are increasing in both frequency and intensity as a result of our changing climate.IBC launches 'Know Your Policy' consumer awareness campaign9/13/2017 | Resources | NationalSeptember 13, 2017 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is pleased to launch ‘Know Your Policy’, an online campaign designed to promote insurance literacy among Canadian consumers. TD’s Kenn Lalonde appointed Chair of the Board of Directors for Insurance Bureau of Canada6/27/2017 | Resources | NationalInsurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has elected Kenn Lalonde to serve as Chair of the Board. Mr. Lalonde is President and CEO of TD Insurance. He has also served on IBC’s Board of Directors as Deputy Chair.IBC recommends insurance company policy changes on ‘innocent co-insureds’ in Ontario and Atlantic Canada5/16/2017 | Resources | on nb ns nl peIBC Board of Directors is recommending that IBC’s members operating in Ontario and the Atlantic provinces voluntarily align their home insurance policies with other jurisdictions when it comes to protecting ‘innocent co-insureds’Atlantic Canada braces for heavy weekend rain: IBC reminds consumers to be prepared5/8/2017 | Resources | nb nl ns peMay 6, 2017 (HALIFAX) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is encouraging Atlantic Canadians, especially those in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, to prepare for heavy rains and potential flash flooding due to arrive this weekend. Eastern Newfoundland windstorm causes close to $45 million in insured damage4/26/2017 | Resources | nb nl ns peApril 26, 2017 (HALIFAX) – IBC reports that a windstorm which affected eastern Newfoundland on March 11, 2017 has resulted in almost $45 million in insured damage according to CatIQ.Federal government announces landmark investments for disaster-proofing Canada3/22/2017 | Resources | NationalMarch 22, 2017 (OTTAWA) - Today, the Government of Canada tabled the 2017 Federal Budget and dedicated significant funds to protect Canadians and their communities from the ravages of natural disasters. 14950 1234 Next Related ServicesOp-edOn 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.Fraud AlertsIBC issues fraud alerts to inform consumers about scams. Fake policies and non-existent insurance companies can put you and your insured property at risk.SpeechesAt events across Canada, IBC insurance experts share their knowledge by speaking on everything from severe weather to property and casualty coverage. IBC also regularly hosts public and industry events to relay news about the home, auto and business insurance industry. Media RequestsOn behalf of its members, IBC works to increase Canadians’ understanding of home, auto and business insurance. From timely news releases and op-eds, to fraud alerts, bulletins, speeches, blogs and more, IBC’s publications are recognized as a key source of Canadian insurance industry information. Useful LinksAbout UsInsurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is the national industry association representing Canada’s private home, auto and business insurers. Its member companies represent 90% of the Canadian property and casualty (P&C) insurance market. Contact UsIBC has consumer information centres in each of its regional offices to address your specific questions. If IBC’s information officers do not know the answers to your questions, they will direct you to someone who does. Vision and MandateConsumers and governments trust, value and support the private property and casualty insurance industry, and its products and services.