Media Advisory: Financial Services Commission of Ontario's Head of Investigations Discuss Auto Insurance Fraud at Fraud Prevention Month Kickoff in Toronto

TORONTO, Feb. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - On February 27 at 6 p.m., Terry Weller, Head of Investigations at the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), will attend St. Malachy Catholic School in Scarborough and give a presentation on what consumers can do to protect themselves from auto insurance fraud for the launch of Fraud Prevention Month.

Following the presentation, Mr. Weller will be available for media interviews.

Miryam Kassab, FSCO's bilingual spokesperson, will be available for media interviews in French.

FSCO will also have a booth with fraud prevention resources for consumers.

This event is being jointly coordinated by FSCO, the Toronto Police Service's 43 Division and the Toronto Police Service's Financial Crimes Unit.

Additional details, including a list of all participating organizations is available in FSCO's February 20 media advisory.

This event is also being livestreamed, and those unable to attend in person are encouraged to watch online and interact with participants by following the #DontBeScammed hashtag, starting at 6:00 p.m. eastern time.

Key Details

Date: February 27, 2014
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. eastern time
Location: St. Malachy Catholic School, 80 Bennett Rd, Scarborough, ON

SOURCE Financial Services Commission of Ontario

For further information:

Media Inquiries

Kristen Rose
Senior Communications Officer
Phone: 416-226-7803
Kristen.rose@fsco.gov.on.ca