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FilterSelect Region Canada Alberta British Columbia Manitoba New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Nova Scotia Northwest Territories Nunavut Ontario Prince Edward Island Quebec Saskatchewan Yukon All Regions Select Section About Us Auto Business Disaster Home IBC Advantage Insurance 101 Legal Members Resources All Categories Media Releases SortDateTitleDescriptionCat.Reg.Late August flooding in Windsor region caused more than $124 million in insured damage9/22/2017 | Resources | onSeptember 25, 2017 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) reports that a significant flooding event in Windsor resulted in more than $124 million in insured damage, according to Catastrophe Indices and Quantification Inc. (CatIQ).IBC launches 'Know Your Policy' consumer awareness campaign9/13/2017 | Resources | NationalSeptember 13, 2017 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is pleased to launch ‘Know Your Policy’, an online campaign designed to promote insurance literacy among Canadian consumers. Spring flooding in Ontario and Quebec caused more than $223 million in insured damage8/31/2017 | Resources | on qcInsurance Bureau of Canada reports that two significant storm and flooding events in Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec resulted in more than $223 million in insured damage, according to Catastrophe Indices and Quantification Inc.MPP Sylvia Jones teams up with IBC to put carbon monoxide detectors in Shelburne homes8/17/2017 | Resources | onToday, 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 poisoningMPP teams up with Insurance Bureau of Canada to put CO Detectors in local homes8/9/2017 | Resources | onAugust 8, 2017 (TORONTO) – Vic Fedeli, MPP for Nipissing partnered with Insurance Bureau of Canada to donate carbon monoxide detectors for local residents and to raise awareness of the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoningIBC’s Time to Talk: Auto Insurance tour to visit Neighbours’ Night Out7/12/2017 | Resources | onJuly 12, 2017 (TORONTO) – The next stop on Insurance Bureau of Canada's (IBC's) Time to Talk: Auto Insurance tour is Thorncliffe Park neighbourhood in Toronto, in the provincial riding of Don Valley West.IBC congratulates City of Toronto on the creation of a Chief Resilience Officer position and the appointment of Elliott Capp7/5/2017 | Resources | onJULY 5, 2017 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) congratulates the City of Toronto for its ongoing commitment to emergency preparedness with the recent establishment of a Chief Resilience Officer (CRO) for the city. IBC congratulates federal government, Ontario and the City of Toronto, for commitment to flood mitigation6/29/2017 | Resources | onInsurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) congratulates the Government of Canada, the Government of Ontario, and the City of Toronto for their commitment to flood mitigation as part of an over $1.1 billion funding announcement for Waterfront Toronto.TD’s Kenn Lalonde appointed Chair of the Board of Directors for Insurance Bureau of Canada6/27/2017 | Resources | NationalInsurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has elected Kenn Lalonde to serve as Chair of the Board. Mr. Lalonde is President and CEO of TD Insurance. He has also served on IBC’s Board of Directors as Deputy Chair.Experience an earthquake at IBC’s Shake Zone in Ottawa5/26/2017 | Resources | on qcIBC is bringing the Shake Zone back to the Nation’s Capital! Shake Zone is IBC’s portable earthquake simulator that simulates a magnitude 8.0 earthquake to raise awareness about the importance of being prepared for an emergency.19250 1234 Next Related ServicesOp-edOn behalf of its members, IBC works to increase the understanding of breaking and current news regarding home, auto and business insurance. IBC produces regular opinion and editorial content (op-eds) for the media.Fraud AlertsIBC issues fraud alerts to inform consumers about scams. Fake policies and non-existent insurance companies can put you and your insured property at risk.SpeechesAt events across Canada, IBC insurance experts share their knowledge by speaking on everything from severe weather to property and casualty coverage. IBC also regularly hosts public and industry events to relay news about the home, auto and business insurance industry. Media RequestsOn behalf of its members, IBC works to increase Canadians’ understanding of home, auto and business insurance. From timely news releases and op-eds, to fraud alerts, bulletins, speeches, blogs and more, IBC’s publications are recognized as a key source of Canadian insurance industry information. Useful LinksAbout UsInsurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is the national industry association representing Canada’s private home, auto and business insurers. Its member companies represent 90% of the Canadian property and casualty (P&C) insurance market. Contact UsIBC has consumer information centres in each of its regional offices to address your specific questions. If IBC’s information officers do not know the answers to your questions, they will direct you to someone who does. Vision and MandateConsumers and governments trust, value and support the private property and casualty insurance industry, and its products and services.