Insurance Bureau of Canada Insurance Bureau of Canada is the national industry association representing Canada's private home, car and business insurers. Its member companies represent 90% of the property and casualty (P&C) insurance market in Canada. The P&C insurance industry employs over 114,000 Canadians, pays more than $7 billion in taxes to the federal, provincial and municipal governments, and has a total premium base of $40 billion.

Locations:
Toronto, Ontario | http://www.ibc.ca
Industries:
Education|Insurance|Automotive
Contact Information:
Steve Kee 
Director, Media Relations
Tel: 416.362.2031 x4387
skee@ibc.ca

Latest

May 21, 2019, 16:00 ET Wildfire Situation in Alberta: IBC is here to help - safety is top priority

EDMONTON, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - As wildfires force a number of Albertans to evacuate their homes, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is reaching out with information and advice. "Our thoughts are with...


May 07, 2019, 11:37 ET IBC and BC REALTORS® Remind Homeowners of the Importance of Insurance When Buying or Selling a Home

VANCOUVER, May 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Ahead of this year's wildfire season, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) and the British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) remind British Columbians about the...


May 06, 2019, 07:00 ET During Emergency Preparedness Week: Protect yourself and your property from severe weather

TORONTO, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Across Canada, severe weather is on the rise. Currently in Eastern Canada, many are suffering the devastating effects of spring flooding. As the incidents of extreme...


Apr 24, 2019, 09:56 ET Significant flooding in New Brunswick: IBC reminds consumers to be on alert

HALIFAX, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is encouraging residents affected by flooding in New Brunswick to call their insurance representatives if they have damage to report....


Apr 17, 2019, 12:02 ET IBC congratulates the United Conservative Party on Election

Looks forward to collaborating on a sustainable auto insurance system EDMONTON, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) congratulates Premier-elect Jason Kenney and his United...


Apr 11, 2019, 19:49 ET Insurance Bureau of Canada - Ontario Budget a win for drivers

TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ontario Government's multi-year plan to fix auto insurance is a win for consumers. These changes will give consumers greater choice in their coverage and better...


Apr 11, 2019, 09:32 ET Winter Storm Causes Over $124 Million in Insured Damage Across Eastern Canada

TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The winter storm that hit Ontario on March 14 and continued through Quebec, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia until March 16, caused over $124 million in insured damage,...


Apr 08, 2019, 08:00 ET Ontario Thaw Causes Over $70 Million in Insured Damage

TORONTO, April 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Ontario's deep freeze at the beginning of February was quickly followed by warm weather and rain, which led to snowmelt, ice jams and flooding. Then in early March,...


Apr 04, 2019, 09:00 ET Flood Season Is Coming: IBC Issues Flood Preparedness Tips

EDMONTON, April 4, 2019 /CNW/ - With the warmer weather bringing spring showers and snowmelt across the Prairies, also comes the threat of flooding. The spring flood outlook indicates that this...


Apr 03, 2019, 13:59 ET Insurance Bureau of Canada welcomes the provisions of Bill 16 regarding the regulation of divided co-ownership

MONTREAL, April 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) welcomes the provisions of Bill 16, which was tabled today, aimed at improving the management and maintenance of divided co-ownership...


Apr 03, 2019, 07:30 ET IBC Encourages Atlantic Canadians to Prepare for Spring Storm

HALIFAX, April 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Environment Canada issued a mixture of snowfall and rainfall warnings for Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador. Atlantic...


Apr 02, 2019, 16:44 ET Canada's Changing Climate Report Confirms Increase in Extreme Rainfall

OTTAWA, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the Government of Canada released Canada's Changing Climate Report. This first report, part of the government's Canada in a Changing Climate: Advancing our...


Mar 26, 2019, 18:42 ET IBC Applauds Governments for Investment in Flood Mitigation

OTTAWA, March 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) congratulates the federal government, along with the City of Toronto, Regional Municipality of York, Corporation of the City of Markham ...


Mar 25, 2019, 12:03 ET Ontario Winter Storm Causes Over $48 Million in Insured Damage

TORONTO, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The storm that hit Ontario on February 24 and 25, 2019, with damaging wind gusts, freezing rain and blizzard conditions caused over $48 million in insured damage,...


Mar 21, 2019, 11:00 ET Same Auto Insurance, Higher Price: BC Drivers Pay Much More than Alberta Drivers

VANCOUVER, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - On April 1, British Columbia (BC) and Alberta will have substantially similar auto insurance systems. The key difference will be who sells auto insurance in each...


Mar 20, 2019, 17:35 ET IBC Congratulates Federal Government on Budget 2019

OTTAWA, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) congratulates the federal government on the 2019 budget announcement that dedicates funding to help protect Canadians and their...


Mar 05, 2019, 08:00 ET Winter Storm Causes over $39 Million in Insured Damage in Eastern Canada

HALIFAX, March 5, 2019 /CNW/ - A winter storm from January 23 to 25 that caused significant snowfall, freezing rain, rain and strong winds in eastern Canada has caused over $39 million in insured...


Mar 04, 2019, 08:30 ET Insurance crime: Fraud costs more than you think

TORONTO, March 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Insurance crime costs us all, and there's no better time to learn about the risks it poses than during Fraud Prevention Month. This month, Insurance Bureau of Canada...


Feb 06, 2019, 16:37 ET Media Availability: Insurance Bureau of Canada President & CEO

HALIFAX, Feb. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is hosting a luncheon for the home, car and business insurance industry on February 7 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Don Forgeron, President...


Feb 05, 2019, 11:19 ET Media Availability: Insurance Bureau of Canada President & CEO

HALIFAX, Feb. 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is hosting a luncheon for the home, car and business insurance industry on February 7 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Don Forgeron, President...


Feb 04, 2019, 11:55 ET BC Drivers Eager for More Choice in Auto Insurance

VANCOUVER, Feb. 4, 2019 /CNW/ - In light of the recent challenges in British Columbia's (BC's) Crown auto insurance system, the province's drivers have a clear message: They want more choice....


Jan 31, 2019, 17:11 ET PUB's Auto Insurance Report Points to the Need for Change

ST. JOHN'S, Jan. 31, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Board of Commissioners of Public Utilities (PUB) released its report on auto insurance. It summarizes the public hearings...


Jan 16, 2019, 16:17 ET Severe Weather Causes $1.9 Billion in Insured Damage in 2018

OTTAWA, Jan. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Severe weather across Canada continues to highlight the financial costs of climate change to insurers and taxpayers. In 2018, insured damage for severe weather events...


Jan 16, 2019, 14:49 ET BC Storms Cause $37 Million in Insured Damage

VANCOUVER, Jan. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - The cost of insured losses due to extreme weather in British Columbia (BC) and across the country continues to rise. Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) reports that the ...


Jan 02, 2019, 12:50 ET New Year's Resolution - Be a Safe Driving Advocate in 2019

TORONTO, Jan. 2, 2019 /CNW/ - It is back to work for many people today and while many of us have made resolutions for the New Year, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) encourages everyone to put safety...