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Flood Risks for Canadian Homeowners

Homeowners in Canada lack awareness of flood risk and the protection options available to them to reduce that risk, suggests a new study from researchers at the Interdisciplinary Centre on Climate Change and Partners for Action research network at Ontario’s University of Waterloo (UoW).   For the […]

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Flood Proofing Your Home

Title” why you need to have a conversation on flood coverage for homeowners   As water levels continue to rise in the national capital region, a climate scientist is warning flooding and extreme weather events are here to stay, and says homeowners should prepare. Swollen rivers and […]

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Hack Prevention Tips Handbook (Apr 2017)

Hack Prevention Tips Handbook (Apr 2017)

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How does Your Insurance Value Your Car After a Total Loss?

You’ve been in an accident. Your vehicle has been towed to the body shop and your repairman tells you he thinks it will be a write off. If you have New Car Replacement, Better Car Replacement, or Limited Depreciation Insurance, this isn’t exactly bad news. If you […]

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Travel Insurance Provides Affordable Protection

It is very important to but Travel Medical Insurance when visiting a foreign country. Anything could go wrong when visiting a country and even something minor could cost a person a lot of money. Recently a 40 year old man from British Columbia travelled to Thailand to […]

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Update on Cyberattacks on Company Websites

Cyber Attack 77 per cent of firms unprepared for cyber attack. Most organizations are unprepared to cope with a cyber attack despite rising risk. The Global Threat Intelligence Report from NTT Com Security shows that just 23 per cent of respondents have the capability to respond effectively […]

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SOME HIDDEN RISKS of POLLUTION LIABILITY

CONTRACTORS POLLUTION LIABILITY Recently, several contractors paid nearly $10 million to settle allegations of bodily injury and property damage from mold contamination in a client’s residence. When a contractor’s work disturbs an existing pollution condition, the contractor is held liable for resulting damages. Mold is just one […]

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Cyber Attacks and Online Fraud

A third of Americans have been victims of cyber attacks in the past year and those in the 18-24 age group are most likely to have been affected. That’s the finding of a poll conducted for The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company which reveals that […]

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Emergency Preparedness App

Aviva Canada and the Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction have partnered to create a free app to help with emergency preparedness. It is available for both Android and Apple IOS. Once a user makes a profile on the app, it can help you make a preparedness plan […]

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Most Stolen Cars in Canada

Most Stolen Cars in Canada 2005 Ford F350 2006 Ford F350 2007 Ford F350 2006 Cadillac Escalade 2003 Ford F350 2006 Ford F250 2001 Ford F350 2004 Ford F250 2007 Ford F250 2001 Ford F250 The List for most stolen vehicle, compiled from a list of claims […]

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