MONTREAL, July 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Intact Insurance announced today that it
is donating $100,000 to the Canadian Red Cross Society to assist
Lac-Mégantic residents in the wake of the tragic train derailment in
"We are deeply saddened by this terrible tragedy. Our thoughts and
sympathies go out to the community at this very difficult time," said
Denis Garneau, Senior Vice President of Intact Insurance for Quebec.
Over the weekend, Intact Insurance mobilized its community response
teams to help customers impacted by the disaster and begin to get their
lives back to normal as quickly as possible.
The company has also set up a Community Response Centre, located at 4138
rue Laval in Lac-Mégantic, to provide in-person contact and help
customers with the claims process, provide emergency funding and
arrange for temporary accommodation.
About Intact Insurance
Intact Insurance is Canada's largest home, auto and business insurance
company, the choice of more than four million consumers. Our
coast-to-coast presence and strong relationship with insurance brokers
mean the company can provide the outstanding service, comfort and
continuity customers deserve. Intact Insurance is a member company of
Intact Financial Corporation (TSX : IFC).
SOURCE: Intact Insurance
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