TORONTO, March 20, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices
Association is proud to announce a new program that will help
restaurants, bars and other hospitality establishments get the
insurance coverage they need at competitive rates.
CRFA's Restaurant Protect is a new insurance program underwritten by The
Dominion of Canada General Insurance Company and Totten Insurance
Group. The new program offers competitive pricing to all CRFA members
and specialized coverage to meet the needs of Canada's restaurants,
pubs, nightclubs and bars.
Restaurant Protect will offer hospitality businesses better coverage at
competitive rates, plus:
Coverage designed specifically for the hospitality industry including:
Legal Expense Insurance, Restaurant Recovery coverage, Food Borne
Illness, Forcible Ejection, Special Wine Valuation
No need to switch brokers to access the program
Outstanding claims service and support
The Dominion will underwrite family restaurants and fine dining
establishments, while Totten will underwrite businesses with generally
higher liquor sales, such as nightclubs, pubs and bars. Risk
mitigation and loss prevention education will be available for all CRFA
members allowing Canadian restaurateurs to benefit from the expertise
of both providers.
"We're pleased to work with two of Canada's most reputable insurance
providers to offer CRFA members better coverage and competitive
pricing," says Garth Whyte, President and CEO of CRFA.
CRFA is developing a complete suite of specialized insurance products to
give business owners in the hospitality industry further peace of
mind. For more information, visit CRFA.ca. CRFA members can also contact the member services department at
1-800-387-5649 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
CRFA is one of Canada's largest business associations, with more than
30,000 members representing restaurants, bars, caterers, institutions
and other foodservice providers. Canada's restaurant industry generates
$65 billion annually in economic activity and employs more than 1.1
million people in communities across the country.
SOURCE: Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices Association
For further information:
Prasanthi Vasanthakumar, Communications Specialist, 416-649-4254 or 1-800-387-5649, ext. 4254. Email: email@example.com