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 Media Releases







6/9/2015 | Resources | National
​June 9, 2015 (OTTAWA) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) congratulated the federal government on the launch of Canada’s national financial literacy strategy today.
6/2/2015 | Resources | National
June 2, 2015 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is pleased to announce the election, by its Board of Directors, of Sylvie Paquette as Chair.
4/7/2015 | Resources | National
APRIL 7, 2015 (TORONTO) – While it has been a long winter, spring has finally arrived and warmer temperatures are hopefully on their way. This time of year is when Canadians also begin getting their motorcycles ready for the riding season.
3/12/2015 | Resources | National
MARCH 12, 2015 (TORONTO) – At a Fraud Prevention Month event at Danforth Collegiate today, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) launched the SafetyMobile App, a road safety phone application that educates users about staged collisions.
3/2/2015 | Resources | National
​MARCH 2, 2015 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is a proud supporter of Fraud Prevention Month, which takes place every March across Canada.
2/26/2015 | Resources | National
​FEBRUARY 26, 2015 (HALIFAX) – Today, Don Forgeron, President & CEO, Insurance Bureau of Canada, told the Halifax Chamber of Commerce about a Nova Scotia success story – auto insurance reform.
2/23/2015 | Resources | National
FEBRUARY 23, 2015 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) and The Insurance Institute of Canada are launching a country-wide seminar series to increase awareness and knowledge about insurance fraud.
2/20/2015 | Resources | National
FEBRUARY 20, 2015 (TORONTO) – Today, the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, announced the introduction of the Safe and Accountable Rail Act...
2/5/2015 | Resources | National
​FEBRUARY 5, 2015 (TORONTO) – "Drive according to weather conditions." This is the important message Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is sending with its newest road safety commercial starring Kelly Terry...
1/16/2015 | Resources | National
JANUARY 16, 2015 (TORONTO) – Today Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney announced changes to the Disaster Financial Assistance Arrangements (DFAA)...