Featured NewsWindstorms & TornadoesDamage from wind is usually covered by insurance. Take precautions and ask your insurance representative to confirm what losses may be covered. Click to learn more.Featured NewsSummer SeasonWe've put together a few helpful tips to help you safely navigate the summer months. Whether at home, at work, or at play, follow these tips to help stay safe this summer.Featured NewsSevere Weather in 2021 Caused 2.1 Billion in Insured DamageSevere weather across Canada continues to highlight the financial costs of a changing climate to both insurers and taxpayers.33 New and Trending Media ReleaseInsurance Bureau of Canada: Ontario’s Speech from the Throne and Re-introduction of the 2022 BudgetAugust 9, 2022 (TORONTO) – Today, the Ontario government re-introduced the 2022 budget, reaffirming the government's commitment to reform the province's auto insurance system.Media ReleaseTravelers Canada's Heather Masterson elected Board Chair of Insurance Bureau of CanadaJuly 28, 2022 (Toronto) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has elected Heather Masterson as its Chair. Ms. Masterson is President and Chief Executive Officer of Travelers Canada.Media ReleaseIBC welcomes Tokio Marine Canada Ltd. to its industry associationInsurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is proud to announce that Tokio Marine Canada Ltd. (TMCAN) has joined its membership, which represents the vast majority of P&C insurers in Canada.Media ReleaseIBC Raises Concern with Mississauga City Council’s Decision to Increase Towing Fees by 87.5%July 13, 2022 (Toronto): Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is expressing serious concern after Mississauga City Council abruptly approved an 87.5% increase to towing fees on July 6.Media ReleaseDon Forgeron Announces Retirement from Insurance Bureau of CanadaJune 23, 2022 (Toronto) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) announced today that after 28 years of service, Don Forgeron will retire as President and Chief Executive Officer and as a member of the IBC Board of Directors. How Car Insurance Premiums are CalculatedThe make, model and year of your car, the records of people who are insured to drive it and where you live are all considered by insurers when setting rates. You can lower your premium by making informed decisions.