Featured NewsSevere Weather in 2021 Caused 2.1 Billion in Insured DamageSevere weather across Canada continues to highlight the financial costs of a changing climate to both insurers and taxpayers.Featured NewsSpring SeasonAfter a tough winter, spring is a welcome change. But, with the warmer weather comes a new series of challenges. Preparation ahead of severe weather and risks associated with warmer temperatures should start as soon as possible.Featured NewsHeritage PropertiesIBC’s Heritage Property Risk Prospectus helps you gather the information insurers want to know about your property, making it easier for you to find the right insurance solutions to protect your homeFeatured NewsFlooding in Atlantic Canada - What you need to knowIf you’ve been affected by flooding, here is some information to help you understand your insurance coverage and the various stages of the claims process.44 New and Trending Media ReleaseDon Forgeron Announces Retirement from Insurance Bureau of CanadaJune 23, 2022 (Toronto) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) announced today that after 28 years of service, Don Forgeron will retire as President and Chief Executive Officer and as a member of the IBC Board of Directors.Media ReleaseIBC Reminds Residents in Atlantic Canada to Prepare for Heavy Rain and WindApril 18, 2022 (Halifax) – With Environment Canada predicting heavy rain and winds in Atlantic Canada this week, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is sharing the following tips and advice to help keep your family and property safe.Media ReleaseInsurance Bureau of Canada Statement: Temporarily removing RST from home insurance in Newfoundland and LabradorApril 7, 2022 (Halifax): Today, the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador announced plans to temporarily remove retail sales tax (RST) from home insurance in the province.Media ReleaseIBC welcomes SE Mutual Insurance and Saskatchewan Mutual Insurance to its industry associationInsurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is proud to announce that two companies, SE Mutual Insurance and Saskatchewan Mutual Insurance (SMI), have joined its membership, which represents the vast majority of P&C insurers in Canada.Media ReleaseInsurance Bureau of Canada Statement: Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation’s report, Treading Water: Impact of Catastrophic Flooding on Canada’s Housing MarketFebruary 15, 2022 (OTTAWA) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) commends the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation for the release of its report Treading Water: Impact of Catastrophic Flooding on Canada's Housing Market. Be PreparedCanada’s weather patterns are evolving, and severe weather is occurring more frequently. Know what governments and the insurance industry are doing to mitigate damage and loss, as well as what they can do to help manage a crisis when disaster strikes.