October 25, 2014Daily News
Net income up for Chubb in Q3, cat losses fall
Chubb Corp. reported Friday a third quarter net income of $594 million, up from $541 million in the same period of 2013.
Oct 24, 2014 3:31PM
Police, fire crews respond to explosion at Saskatchewan canola crushing plant
YORKTON, Sask. - Police and fire crews are at a southeastern Saskatchewan canola-crushing plant where witnesses say an explosion occurred.
Oct 24, 2014 12:34PM
Home insurance policy changes made it a 'tough year' for brokers: insurer CEOs
Changes to Canadian home insurance policies after billions in water-related losses in 2013 are "tough" on the brokers who have to explain these changes to consumers, but brokers can "outshine any other distribution system" by advising customers...
Oct 24, 2014 11:50AM
Usage-based insurance take-up in Quebec not a real success to date
OTTAWA - Quebec is not being as aggressive as Ontario with regard to telematics since the take-up for auto usage-based insurance (UBI) products has been lackluster to date, Guy Parent, general manager of Le Regroupement des cabinets de courtage...
Oct 24, 2014 11:01AM
Replacement cost must be considered when determining potential effect of smart home technology
OTTAWA - Smart home technology offers significant promise in getting the number of losses down, but replacement costs must also be considered to capture a complete picture of its potential effect, Bob Tisdale, president and chief operating...
Oct 24, 2014 10:32AM
CDC details teams being put together to prepare for and respond to future U.S. Ebola cases
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ATLANTA - New federal Ebola response squads - likened to public health SWAT teams - are being readied to rush to any U.S. city where a new Ebola case might be identified, officials say.
Oct 23, 2014 3:22PM