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9/7/2018 | Resources | on
September 7, 2018 (TORONTO) – The rainfall on August 7 caused extensive flooding across western and central parts of the city and resulted in over $80 million in insured damage.
8/8/2018 | on
AUGUST 8, 2018 (TORONTO) – Last night a storm cell over the Toronto area brought heavy rain showers that drenched the city, some spots received more than 100 mm in less than three hours, which caused extensive flooding.
7/26/2018 | Resources | National
WATERLOO, Ont. – 1,000 of the top high school students in the country came up with some original ideas to answer a challenge from NASA and Canadian astronaut Drew Feustel.
7/9/2018 | Resources | on
JULY 11, 2018 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada is joining forces with the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation at the University of Waterloo, and the City of Toronto, to launch a pilot Toronto Home Resilience Program.
7/4/2018 | Resources | National
NASA and Canadian astronaut Drew Feustel surprised the 1,000 high school studentsby announcing the 2018 theme for the summer program via video message from the International Space Station
6/1/2018 | Resources | on
June 1, 2018 (TORONTO) – The saying is "April showers bring May flowers," but in Ontario, the last few months brought a series of severe, and unique, weather events.
5/9/2018 | Resources | National
Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) reports that the mid-April ice storm that affected Southern Ontario resulted in more than $190 million in insured damage, according to Catastrophe Indices and Quantification Inc. (CatIQ).
5/3/2018 | Resources | National
May 3, 2018 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) today kicked-off a new consumer flood education campaign that will take place this spring and summer in communities in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario.
4/30/2018 | Resources | National
Weather-related insured damages in Ontario over half a billion dollars in the past year.
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