Rogers Insurance Office in Fort McMurray is Open for Business

CALGARY, June 16, 2016 /CNW/ - Several weeks after the commencement of the Fort McMurray fire and evacuation, residents are now returning to their communities and businesses are resuming operations. Rogers Insurance Ltd. would like to announce that as of Thursday, June 9, 2016, its Franklin Ave office in Fort McMurray resumed operations.

Despite the office remaining short-staffed for the coming weeks due to local staff being personally affected by the fire, several staff members from the Rogers head office in Calgary have stepped forward to ensure the continuation of service for Fort McMurray clients. As the largest permanent insurance broker in the municipality of wood buffalo, the team of insurance experts at Rogers have been dedicated to providing service and assistance to a record number of phone calls and walk-in clients. Since the fire, Rogers Insurance has seen an almost 400% spike in phone calls and has reported more than 3,300 claims.

Rogers' dedication to the human approach to insurance has been a key factor in standing by the community of Fort McMurray and is committed to ensure excellence in quality of service during this difficult time.

Based in Calgary, AB, with nine offices across the country and almost 400 employees, Rogers Insurance Ltd. is one of the largest independent brokerages in Canada, providing commercial insurance, home and auto insurance, life and benefits, and group insurance. Rogers is employee-owned, and proud to be the most award-winning brokerage in Canada. Rogers is a member of the Canadian Broker Network (CBN) and Intersure, giving it affiliated offices across Canada, the US and Mexico.

SOURCE Rogers Insurance Ltd.

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For further information: Lee Rogers, President, Rogers Insurance Ltd., 403.296.2471,; Bruce Rabik, Chief Operating Officer, Rogers Insurance Ltd., 403.296.2484,


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