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​​On 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.​

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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...
4/13/2020 | Resources | National
April 13, 2020 (TORONTO) – With warmer weather arriving, snowmelt coupled with spring storms once again increase the risk of spring flooding across Canada.
4/8/2020 | Resources | National
April 8, 2020 (TORONTO) – To help Canadians cope with the financial impact of COVID-19, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) member companies are offering substantial consumer relief measures.
3/19/2020 | Resources | National
March 19, 2020 (TORONTO) – Canada’s property and casualty insurers are committed to helping consumers and business owners during this challenging time.
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