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Employing Location Intelligence to Deliver on the Promise of P&C Coverage

June 1, 2016 Rob Daleman, VP, Corporate Marketing, DMTI Spatial

Location intelligence is an important tool for property insurance claims managers. In a major catastrophe, insurers can plot the area of impact and get a total of aggregate risk in the area.

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The Over/Under on Property Insurance

June 1, 2016 Timothy Zimmerman and Ari Singer

The importance of determining the value of a commercial property when applying for insurance

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Making a Connection

June 1, 2016 Emily Atkins, Editor

Communications and integrity are key for Warren Garrett of RF Moore Claims Services Ltd.

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Proactive Claims Communication: A Lost Art in Customer Service

June 1, 2016 Dara Banga

Insurance claims adjusters need the trust of their policyholders

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Dash Cam Evidence

April 1, 2016 John Seyler, President, Integrated Insurance Resources Inc.; and Mike Furyk, student-at-law, Blouin Dunn LLP

Onboard cameras can minimize fraud, encourage early settlements and save insurance companies costs

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Loss in Translation

April 1, 2016 Emily Atkins, Editor

Making the complex clear brings satisfaction to Andy Williams and the team at AMG Claims Inc.

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La Plume du Président

April 1, 2016 Fred Plant, president, ACEI

Notre profession est une profession noble; vous devriez être fiers du travail important que vous accomplissez chaque jour, c’est-à-dire d’offrir le produit du secteur de l’assurance de dommages au Canada. L’un des nombreux avantages d’être président national de l’Association canadienne

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Message from the President

April 1, 2016 Fred Plant, President, Canadian Independent Adjusters' Association

Ours is a venerable profession and you should be proud of the important work you do, every day, delivering the product of the Property & Casualty Insurance Industry in Canada. As a profession we have a responsibility to determine and

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Challenges in Fire Damage Assessment and Remediation: Forensic Engineering Perspectives

April 1, 2016 Kirsten Hoedlmoser, Chemical and Environmental Engineer and Intermediate Associate, Giffin Koerth Forensic Engineering and Science

Lack of guidelines makes fire remediation a tricky science.

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Are You Keeping Up?

April 1, 2016 Emily Atkins, Editor

The pace of change facing the independent adjuster, along with the entire P&C insurance industry, is blistering. And the risks of not keeping abreast of new developments are high, for small and large firms alike. So where’s an adjuster to turn for advice and education in the brave new world? Turns out there are options; you just have to find the time.

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Monk v. Farmers’ Mutual Insurance Co. (Lindsay): Further Lessons in Policy Language and Interpretation

February 1, 2016 Michael S. Teitelbaum, partner; and Ashley Peacock, associate Hughes Amys

Introduction In Monk v. Farmers’ Mutual Insurance Co. (Lindsay), [2015] ONCA 911, the Court of Appeal reversed the motion judge’s decision1 that the “faulty workmanship” exclusion applied to both direct and indirect damages. The Court ruled that the motion judge’s

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La Plume du Président

February 1, 2016 Fred Plant, president, ACEI

Notre profession est une profession noble; vous devriez être fiers du travail important que vous accomplissez chaque jour, c’est-à-dire d’offrir le produit du secteur de l’assurance de dommages au Canada. La section de l’Ontario de l’Association Canadienne des Experts Indépendants