Left Navigation Data Management Tips Data quality tips e-bulletins are distributed to insurance companies to help explain various data reporting requirements. Tips can relate to one or more statistical plans or various data-quality tools or applications. Improving data quality togetherHave an idea for a future Tips e-bulletin? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org. IBC’s Data Management team of experts oversee the collection of industry data. It also helps auto and business insurance companies ensure that their submitted data meets all quality and accuracy standards. All “Tips” e-bulletins are available in PDF format, below. CategoryDate issuedTopicAUTOJanuary 13, 2014First party Vehicle VINCLSPJuly 25, 2012Commercial Liability Reporting Tips, July 2012AUTOOctober 5, 2011Glossary of EWS termsAUTOJuly 11, 2011Statistical and UITS transaction typeAUTOApril 19, 2011Error ThresholdAUTOMarch 21, 2011Monthly Automobile close offEWSMarch 4, 2011Early Warning System ReviewAUTOJanuary 25, 2011C9038 TipsAUTOJanuary 18, 2011U414 and U430 VIN errorsAUTONovember 19, 2010Claim CountEWSJuly 13, 2010Early Warning System - Issues older than 30 daysAUTOMay 19, 20102010 Ontario Auto Changes - FAQAUTOMay 7, 2010Occasional OperatorsAUTODecember 2005Endorsement PremiumsAUTOApril 9, 2010TIPS on adding VINS to the Exception fileAUTODecember 3, 2009Correction of VINsToolsNovember 24, 2009Timely data submission and Deficiency fee informationAUTOMay 2005Alberta Grid FAQsAUTOFebruary 2005Loss Transfer Related ServicesStatistical PlansIBC collects and manages Canadian insurance data. Transformed into reports and research, the data is used by industry stakeholders to price coverage, make underwriting decisions and identify emerging issues. ApplicationsIBC provides a number of applications to more than 250 IBC member companies and non-member insurance companies across Canada. These applications can be accessed 24/7/365. Manuals provide detailed instructions for users. Early Warning SystemIBC provides data collection, compilation and reporting services to the General Insurance Statistical Agency (GISA) as required under the Automobile Statistical Plan (ASP) and the Commercial Liability Statistical Plan (CLSP). The new Early Warning System (EWS) project enhances data quality for participating insurers. Exhibit Production SystemAs a service provider to the General Insurance Statistical Agency (GISA), IBC provides data services under the Automobile Statistical Plan (ASP) and Commercial Liability Statistical Plan (CLSP). Reference MaterialsIBC offers a variety of reference materials for data quality management. These documents cover auto, home and business insurance reporting requirements. TrainingIBC offers courses to all of its stakeholder companies to help improve data quality and accuracy for statistical reporting. Contact your data quality analyst (DQA) for more information. Useful LinksData Management (DM)IBC’s Data Management team helps auto and business insurance companies ensure that their submitted data meets all quality standards.Contact Data ManagementData Management Analysts and Senior Customer Data Analysts are the frontline support for any data submission, error correction or data issues. Vision and MandateConsumers and governments trust, value and support the private property and casualty insurance industry, and its products and services.