Featured NewsSpring SeasonAfter a tough winter, spring is a welcome change. But, with the warmer weather comes a new series of challenges. Preparation ahead of severe weather and risks associated with warmer temperatures should start as soon as possible.Featured NewsBusiness Insurance Questions?IBC and its members are here to help protect businesses from risks and find solutions to ensure commercial insurance remains affordable. Click to visit our Business Insurance Help site. Featured NewsCyber criminals are attempting to take advantage of the upheaval caused by the COVID-19 pandemicFeatured NewsCOVID-19: Canadian home, auto and business insurance informationThese are uncertain and challenging times. With COVID-19 causing global concern, we understand many Canadians will have questions related to insurance. On this page you’ll find answers to FAQs about insurance and a brief Q&A document outlining how business interruption policies work. 44 New and Trending Media ReleaseAllstate's Ryan Michel appointed Chair of the Board of Directors for Insurance Bureau of CanadaJune 16, 2021 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has elected Ryan Michel as its Chair.Media ReleaseInsurance Bureau of Canada Statement following Ontario Government's Passing of MOMS ActMay 31, 2021 (TORONTO) – Today, legislation to enable provincial oversight of the vehicle towing and storage industry in Ontario, as well as to improve overall road safety, was passed. Media ReleaseMarch Storm in Eastern Canada Caused $50 Million in Insured DamageMay 18, 2021 (TORONTO) – A storm that moved across eastern Canada from March 26 to 29 brought heavy rain and strong winds, causing $50 million in insured damage...Media ReleaseInsurance Bureau of Canada Statement following Federal Government’s Creation of the Sustainable Finance Action CouncilMay 12, 2021 (OTTAWA) – Today the federal government announced the formation of the Sustainable Finance Action Council, fulfilling one of the recommendations of the Expert Panel on Sustainable Finance.Media ReleaseIBC kicks off Emergency Preparedness Week with Top 10 Tips – Protect yourself and your property from severe weatherMay 3, 2021 (TORONTO) – Severe weather is on the rise across Canada. During a severe weather event, everyone’s priority must be their own safety and the safety of their loved ones and neighbours. 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.