Left Navigation Featured NewsBC WildfireWildfire situation in British Columbia and surrounding area: IBC is here to help – Safety remains first priorityFeatured NewsWaterIn today’s world of extreme weather events, $1 billion has become the new normal for yearly catastrophic losses – most of this is due to water-related damage. Learn more about flood coverage and how to protect your property.Featured NewsRecreational PropertiesInsurance for seasonal or secondary properties works differently than insurance for your primary home. Learn more here.33 Media Centre Media ReleaseMPP Sylvia Jones teams up with IBC to put carbon monoxide detectors in Shelburne homesToday, Insurance Bureau of Canada partnered with Dufferin-Caledon MPP Sylvia Jones to put carbon monoxide detectors in the homes of Shelburne residents to raise awareness about the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoningFraud AlertPossible Phishing AttemptInsurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) has been informed that several consumers have been contacted by an individual who claims to represent IBC. The caller states that he is seeking personal information in order to help settle an insurance claim.Event2017 National Insurance Conference of Canada (NICC)Hosted by MSA Research, the National Insurance Conference of Canada (NICC) is a high-level conference for insurance or reinsurance company executives, brokers, regulators, risk managers and industry partners that addresses the many diverse and complex issues facing leaders of the Canadian property and casualty insurance sector. Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is launching its #likelife campaign by releasing a video to raise awareness of the dangers of distracted driving and encouraging Canadians to put down their phones while on the road. Why Auto Insurance Rates are So HighAuto insurance rates in Ontario are too high. The average Ontario premium is now more than 45% higher than Alberta’s. It’s about twice as high as the Maritime provinces. We want rates to come down. IBC Blog Getting ready for the next big stormWinter storms can strike without warning. They can bring with them poor visibility, low temperatures, high winds, significant snowfall and, on occasion, freezing rain. Ice dams on roofs or frozen pipes can cause problems when the temperature drops. Being prepared is your best defence.Young, first-time driver looking for insurance?Compare prices, coverage options and service. You may even receive a discount for being a student or requesting an online quote.Teaching children about insuranceChildren are quick learners. In a world where economic knowledge is key, they need to know how money works, and how insurance fits in a good financial plan. But how do you engage them?