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Apr 13, 2014, 16:42 ET Optional insurance customers to receive refunds

VANCOUVER, April 13, 2014 /CNW/ - As part of the move to a new computer system for our insurance business, ICBC identified less than five per cent of our optional insurance customers have an...


Nov 08, 2013, 13:00 ET Operation Red Nose Celebrates its 30th Canadian Campaign

From November 29th to December 31st 2013 BURNABY, BC, Nov. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - 58,000 Canadian Operation Red Nose volunteers are getting ready for this year's special campaign, when the safe ride service ...


Nov 07, 2013, 11:00 ET Media Advisory - Rudy the Red Nose Reindeer lands at Metrotown Nov. 8th to announce the return of Operation Red Nose in more than 20 BC communities!

VANCOUVER, Nov. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Operation Red Nose (ORN) BC and ICBC will kick off this year's campaign at a fun-filled provincial launch at 10:30 a.m. Friday, November 8th at Metropolis at Metrotown ...


Nov 02, 2012, 13:52 ET Operation Red Nose launches 17th season in British Columbia with addition of two new Lower Mainland cities for December 2012!

METROPOLIS AT METROTOWN IN BURNABY, BC, Nov. 2, 2012 /CNW/ - With the help of red-vested volunteers driving throughout BC, Operation Red Nose and Provincial Sponsor ICBC are ready to make roads safer ...


Oct 29, 2012, 19:04 ET Media Advisory - Rudy the Red Nose Reindeer lands at Metrotown Nov. 2nd to announce Operation Red Nose expansion to more than 25 BC communities!

VANCOUVER, Oct. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - Operation Red Nose BC and provincial sponsor ICBC will officially introduce two important new community partners and some exciting new sponsors at a fun-filled...


Mar 09, 2012, 12:45 ET ICBC survey finds many B.C. drivers feel less alert at the start of Daylight Savings Time

VANCOUVER, March 9, 2012 /CNW/ - As we get ready to put our clocks forward an hour this Saturday night for the start of Daylight Savings Time (DST), a new ICBC survey reveals that one-third of B.C....


Dec 17, 2010, 12:00 ET ICBC and employees unite to raise $1 million

ICBC's 2010 United Way campaign its' most generous ever VANCOUVER, Dec. 17 /CNW/ - For the first time, ICBC and its employees raised an outstanding $1,011,503 for United Way and other registered...


Dec 01, 2010, 12:00 ET Holiday CounterAttack roadchecks on now

VANCOUVER, Dec. 1 /CNW/ - The Province, police and ICBC are reminding drivers to plan ahead and make smart decisions to get home safely this holiday season. Starting today and throughout December,...


Nov 24, 2010, 13:04 ET ICBC's top five tips to help customers prepare for challenging winter road
conditions

VANCOUVER, Nov. 24 /CNW/ - With below-freezing temperatures across B.C. set to turn into substantial snowfall by tomorrow, and then perhaps rain and black ice on the roads by the weekend, ICBC has...


Nov 23, 2010, 12:15 ET ICBC partners with Kirmac Collision to provide U.S. bound customers with
hassle-free service

VANCOUVER, Nov. 23 /CNW/ - Each year on Black Friday - the day after the American Thanksgiving holiday - more than 7,200 Canadian vehicles cross the U.S.-Canada border at the Peace Arch and Pacific...


Nov 22, 2010, 16:17 ET ICBC responds to questions about winter tires and insurance

VANCOUVER, Nov. 22 /CNW/ - Winter tires are not mandatory in B.C. but ICBC recommends their use in snowy conditions, particularly if you live in an area where you would normally expect a lot of snow. ...


Nov 09, 2010, 13:13 ET ICBC's third quarter brings lower rates for customers

Safe driving and strong management of costs benefit all VANCOUVER, Nov. 9 /CNW/ - ICBC's third quarter was highlighted by news of reductions to both basic and optional insurance rates for a combined...


Nov 04, 2010, 12:00 ET ICBC urges drivers to plan ahead for Daylight Savings Time

VANCOUVER, Nov. 4 /CNW/ - As we get ready to set back our clocks this Saturday night for the end of Daylight Savings Time (DST), ICBC is reminding everyone to take extra care as the time change can...


Nov 01, 2010, 12:00 ET ICBC rate reductions take effect today

Reductions in basic and optional rates save customers $80 million VANCOUVER, Nov. 1 /CNW/ - ICBC is reminding customers that their basic insurance rates go down by 2.4 per cent today, November 1, in...


Oct 28, 2010, 13:00 ET ICBC calls on B.C. youth to get creative

Contests ask youth to help keep our roads safer VANCOUVER, Oct. 28 /CNW/ - Turn on your camera or pull out your sketchpad - ICBC is calling on artistic youth to help spread road safety messages to...


Oct 26, 2010, 12:00 ET ICBC's spooktacular safety tips for Halloween

VANCOUVER, Oct. 26 /CNW/ - With Halloween parties and trick-or-treaters coming up this weekend, ICBC is calling on parents and drivers to plan ahead and make smart decisions for a safe weekend of...


Oct 21, 2010, 13:00 ET ICBC reminds drivers to slow down in wet weather

Dramatic spike in speed-related crashes in December VANCOUVER, Oct. 21 /CNW/ - ICBC and police are reminding drivers to slow down and adapt their driving speed to fall and winter road conditions. In...


Oct 12, 2010, 13:00 ET ICBC's top tips for choosing a body shop after a crash

VANCOUVER, Oct 12 /CNW/ - On a typical day, there are 730 crashes across the province. That means there's one crash approximately every two minutes. Being in a crash can be stressful to say the very...


Sep 22, 2010, 13:00 ET ICBC announces another drop in insurance premiums

Combined reductions will save customers $80 million VANCOUVER, Sept. 22 /CNW/ - ICBC has announced an average reduction of three per cent in optional insurance premiums, effective November 1, 2010....


Sep 09, 2010, 13:27 ET ICBC investments helping to make B.C. roads safer

Evaluation shows everyone benefits from road improvements VANCOUVER, Sept. 9 /CNW/ - A 2009 evaluation showed that ICBC's investment in road improvements are helping keep everyone safer. The...


Sep 03, 2010, 12:00 ET ICBC's drive smart tips for back to school

Make smart driving decisions to keep kids safe VANCOUVER, Sept. 3 /CNW/ - As a new school year begins, ICBC and police throughout the province are asking drivers to make smart decisions: plan ahead,...


Sep 01, 2010, 12:00 ET ICBC's tips for the last long weekend of summer

Driver inattentiveness the top factor in crashes VANCOUVER, Sept. 1 /CNW/ - For many, Labour Day long weekend means one last summer get-away and preparing for kids to head back to school. Whatever...


Aug 31, 2010, 17:23 ET ICBC to cut basic insurance rates by 2.4%

B.C. Utilities Commission approves rate reduction VANCOUVER, Aug. 31 /CNW/ - ICBC will reduce its basic insurance rates by 2.4% beginning November 1, 2010, following a decision from the British...


Aug 18, 2010, 12:49 ET ICBC's top five tips for teens behind the wheel

What your teen needs to know to drive smart VANCOUVER, Aug. 18 /CNW/ - The weather is hot, school is out and now your teenager wants to hit the road - in your car! In 2009, more than 50,000 teens got ...


Aug 17, 2010, 14:00 ET ICBC reports second quarter results

Customers' smart driving helps to lower rates and control claims costs VANCOUVER, Aug. 17 /CNW/ - ICBC reported its financial results for the first six months of 2010 with net income for the first...