Media Releases

​Read some of our recent news releases. Each year, IBC responds to more than 700 requests from the media for information and interviews. IBC works to increase Canadians’ understanding of the home, auto and business insurance industry.​​

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For media inquiries during regular business hours, contact:

Vanessa Barrasa
Manager, Media Relations
Tel: 416-362-2031 ext. 4312
Email: vbarrasa@ibc.ca

Anne Morin
Media Relations
(French and English language, Quebec region only)
Office: 514-288-2563, ext. 2229
Email: amorin@bac-quebec.qc.ca

 
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1/18/2021 | Resources | National
January 18, 2021 (TORONTO) – Severe weather across Canada continues to highlight the financial costs of a changing climate to insurers and taxpayers.
12/14/2020 | Resources | on
December 14, 2020 (TORONTO) – The November 15 storm in southern and central Ontario caused $87 million in insured damage...
12/2/2020 | Resources | National
December 2, 2020 (TORONTO) – Electronic theft from your own driveway, high-end vehicles stolen for shipment overseas, and the growing trend of street racing...
11/23/2020 | Resources | on
November 23, 2020 (TORONTO) – The aim of BIAT is to help as many small business owners as possible who cannot secure insurance coverage in the hospitality sector find the insurance they need.
11/23/2020 | Resources | National
November 23, 2020 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) congratulates the federal government on the creation of the Task Force on High Risk Residential Flood Insurance and Strategic Relocation.
11/16/2020 | Resources | on
November 16, 2020 (TORONTO) – In the aftermath of the recent Ontario windstorm, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is reaching out with tips and advice for those who have been affected.
11/5/2020 | Resources | on
November 5, 2020 (TORONTO) – Following the Ontario Budget, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) issued this statement: IBC applauds the Ontario government for its 2020 Budget – Ontario's Action Plan: Protect, Support, Recover.
10/29/2020 | Resources | National
To help struggling small businesses in Ontario secure insurance amidst the economic challenges the COVD-19 pandemic has created, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is announcing the launch of a new Business Insurance Action Team (BIAT)
6/29/2020 | Resources | on
June 29, 2020 (TORONTO) – Today, the Ontario government announced the creation of a new task force to improve provincial oversight of the towing industry.
5/26/2020 | Resources | on
May 26, 2020 (TORONTO) – Today, investigators with the York Regional Police Organized Crime and Intelligence Services laid charges related to organized-crime for violent property damage, fraud and drug trafficking...
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