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

Feb 05, 2018, 10:00 ET New poll: Ontario drivers fed up with antiquated rules requiring them to carry paper form "pink slip"

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) released the results of a survey* that shows consumers are strongly in favour of being granted the option of carrying their proof ...


Feb 02, 2018, 15:14 ET Insurance Bureau of Canada welcomes the City of Montreal's commitment to raise spending for infrastructure repairs

MONTREAL, Jan. 31, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) welcomed the announcement made by the City of Montreal that it was increasing the amounts allotted for repairs to its...


Jan 31, 2018, 14:00 ET BC drivers deserve better auto insurance. #betterautoinsuranceBC

For more media materials please visit: https://www.multivu.com/players/English/8265451-ibc-bc-drivers/ VANCOUVER, Jan. 31, 2018 /CNW/ - BC drivers pay the highest auto insurance premiums in Canada,...


Jan 29, 2018, 14:30 ET Competition would bring significant savings to British Columbia's auto insurance market: report

VANCOUVER, Jan. 29, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) released a report entitled The Benefits of Competition in the Provision of Automobile Insurance in BC. The report was...


Jan 23, 2018, 16:04 ET Tsunami warning highlights Canada's earthquake risk

IBC spokespeople available to discuss economic impact and emergency preparedness TORONTO, Jan. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Early this morning a magnitude 7.9 earthquake occurred off the coast of Alaska, 25...


Jan 22, 2018, 09:00 ET Water damage: covered or not? Insurance Bureau of Canada introduces a helpful new tool

MONTREAL, Jan. 22, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Rivers that burst their banks – not unheard of in January – water main breaks, sewer back-up, torrential rains that seep through roofs and windows, an...


Jan 16, 2018, 12:00 ET Significant flooding hits Atlantic Canada: IBC reminds consumers to be prepared

HALIFAX, Jan. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is encouraging residents affected by flooding in Atlantic Canada to call their insurance representatives immediately if they have...


Jan 03, 2018, 16:08 ET Atlantic Canada braces for winter storms: IBC reminds consumers to be prepared

HALIFAX, Jan. 3, 2018 /CNW/ - On the heels of the recent Christmas Day storm that knocked out power to thousands, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is encouraging Atlantic Canadians to prepare for...


Dec 05, 2017, 13:49 ET IBC welcomes the Ontario Fair Auto Insurance Plan, commits to working with government

TORONTO, Dec. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, the Government of Ontario announced its Ontario Fair Auto Insurance Plan. This announcement comes after extensive consultation by the government on David...


Dec 05, 2017, 08:30 ET Auto thieves in Ontario go big, theft increases by 1%: IBC releases 2017 Top 10 stolen vehicles list

High-end SUVs are most commonly stolen vehicles in Ontario TORONTO, Dec. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) today published its annual Top 10 Most Frequently Stolen Vehicles list....


Dec 05, 2017, 08:30 ET Auto theft rates unchanged in Alberta: IBC releases 2017 Top 10 Stolen Vehicles List

Ford F-Series trucks dominate list of most frequently stolen vehicles in Alberta EDMONTON, Dec. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) today published its annual list of the Top 10 Most...


Dec 05, 2017, 08:30 ET Car thieves now targeting pickups

IBC publishes 2017 list of most stolen vehicles* MONTREAL, Dec. 5, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - After being the preferred target of car thieves for years, sports utility vehicles (SUV) have given way to...


Dec 05, 2017, 08:30 ET Auto theft down in most major cities: IBC publishes 2017 Top 10 stolen vehicles list

Ford F-Series dominate list of most-stolen vehicles TORONTO, Dec. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) today published its annual list of the Top 10 Most Frequently Stolen Vehicles. Once...


Nov 28, 2017, 15:47 ET IBC congratulates Government of Ontario for commitment to climate change adaptation and smart infrastructure planning

TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) welcomed the climate change provisions in the Government of Ontario's Long-Term Infrastructure Plan (LTIP). The Plan was...


Nov 17, 2017, 15:00 ET IBC supports incredible work of Roger Neilson House

OTTAWA, Nov. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, on behalf of Canada's property and casualty insurers, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) presented a donation of $5,000 to Roger Neilson House. Roger Neilson House...


Nov 15, 2017, 10:30 ET Newfoundlanders and Labradorians Deserve Better Auto Insurance

For more media materials please visit: https://www.multivu.com/players/English/8221951-auto-insurance-bureau-newfoundland/ ST. JOHN'S, Nov. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - It has been 14 years since a review of the ...


Nov 15, 2017, 08:30 ET National Roundtable on Flood Risk to convene in Regina on Thursday November 16, 2017

OTTAWA, Nov. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Last spring, thousands of Canadians were flooded nation-wide and many lost their homes and much of their life savings as a result. Severe weather events are increasing...


Nov 13, 2017, 08:30 ET Media Availability: Canada's insurers support this week's National Roundtable on Flood Risk

TORONTO, Nov. 13, 2017 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) President and CEO Don Forgeron will be attending the National Roundtable on Flood Risk this Thursday in Regina, Saskatchewan hosted by...


Nov 01, 2017, 14:00 ET Ontario MPPs team up with Insurance Bureau of Canada to raise awareness about carbon monoxide poisoning

TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Today at Queen's Park, MPPs from all three parties partnered with Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) to kick off Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week and to highlight the...


Oct 19, 2017, 15:00 ET Record number of participants take part in 2017 Great British Columbia ShakeOut

VANCOUVER, Oct. 19 2017 /CNW/ - A record 886,000 British Columbians took part in the Great British Columbia ShakeOut today, joining millions around the world. Government officials, along with...


Oct 19, 2017, 07:00 ET 5th edition of the Great ShakeOut: Quebec still not prepared to deal with an earthquake

MONTREAL, Oct. 19, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The news is of concern. Although Quebec has taken part in the Great ShakeOut, an international earthquake preparedness drill, for the past five years, Quebecers ...


Oct 18, 2017, 17:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Join us for the Great British Columbia ShakeOut/

VANCOUVER, Oct. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Join representatives from the Government of British Columbia, the BC Earthquake Alliance, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) and Science World for the Great British...


Oct 17, 2017, 11:00 ET British Columbians overwhelmingly want competition, choice in auto insurance: poll

VANCOUVER, Oct. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Seventy eight per cent of British Columbians expressed their desire for more choice and more competition in the province's auto insurance system. The poll of 1000...


Oct 17, 2017, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - Join us for the Great British Columbia ShakeOut

VANCOUVER, Oct. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Join representatives from the Government of British Columbia, the BC Earthquake Alliance, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) and Science World for the Great British...


Oct 12, 2017, 13:30 ET Canada's largest earthquake drill is just a week away!

Have you registered for the Great British Columbia ShakeOut? VANCOUVER, Oct. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - Join hundreds of thousands of British Columbians as they "Drop, Cover and Hold On" during the 2017 Great...