March 31, 2015Daily News
FSCO issues warning on ride-sharing programs
Ontario’s financial regulator has released an infographic to its website warning about the insurance risks related to ride-sharing programs.
Mar 31, 2015 4:20PM
Extreme weather events can quickly change a good year to a bad one
Frequent extreme weather events are a new wild card that demand acknowledgment and preparation, Gregor Robinson, senior vice president of policy and chief economist for the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC), suggested Tuesday during Swiss...
Mar 31, 2015 3:33PM
Lower oil prices may have positive effect on demand for p&c insurance products: IBC
The recent slide in the price of oil will influence the Canadian economy over the next two years, but there may be a silver lining for the property and casualty industry in that the lower gas prices expected to follow could lead to an uptick in...
Mar 31, 2015 2:38PM
Aviva Canada partners with the Canadian Red Cross to support disaster preparedness and response
Aviva Canada announced on Tuesday that is has become the first insurance company to join as a national corporate partner of the Canadian Red Cross’ Ready When the Time Comes program, committing over $500,000 to the partnership over the...
Mar 31, 2015 1:32PM
Bill proposing mandatory insurance coverage for railways hauling dangerous goods reaches second reading
A bill proposing to mandate specific levels of insurance for Canadian railway operators - of $1 billion in some cases - was tabled Monday in Ottawa for second reading in the House of Commons.
Mar 31, 2015 1:08PM
Sunrise Propane lawyer asks court to revisit some convictions in 2008 blast
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TORONTO - An Ontario judge ought to revisit the majority of her convictions in a case involving a deadly explosion at a Toronto propane plant nearly seven years ago, the lawyer for Sunrise Propane and its directors argued Monday.
Mar 31, 2015 10:08AM