Flood

  • Insurer makes good on woman’s 10th flood claim

    One insurer is vowing to be more diligent with follow-up phone calls, reinstating a Nova Scotia woman’s home insurance after initially denying a flood claim.

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    ​North American snow fall increases flood risk… Russians spying on internet-linked CCTV… Reputational risk can cost you dearly… Tributes paid to Citigroup risk executive as police investigate death…

  • Giving back can get you back a lot more: broker

    Making fundraising matter on a local level has not only helped those in need, but has had a positive effect on one brokerage’s corporate image and ability to hire quality people.

  • Sons, daughters learn how insurance changes lives for the better

    For these brokerage and restoration companies, Take Your Kids to Work Day is a very personal way to show how their industry is having a positive impact on people's lives.

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    UN report says we have 86 years to save the world… Climate scientist tells risk managers – don’t treat climate change as “Doomsday”… Identity theft risk for business travellers… Smaller insurers take on the big boys online…

  • Lessons from Metrolinx on risk management

    What makes for excellent risk management? Meeting the needs of 1,500 stranded, soaking wet GO Train passengers and limiting the damage to 150 claims and about $100 worth of dry cleaning apiece.

  • Can brokers compete? Yes they can

    As major retailers continue to push their way into the insurance space, brokers need to push back to maintain market share – and accordingly to the latest IB poll, there is one route that looks promising.

  • Flood mitigation pays back five times the cost: analysis

    A recent Suncorp analysis provides ample ammunition for insurers hoping to convince governments to spend money on flood mitigation.

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    Another retailer may have been hit by credit card data breach… Businesses increase spending on cyber security… Organizations increasing management of top risks… New report highlights El Nino flood risk…

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    Hurricane Gonzalo hits Bermuda ... Breast cancer awareness in the workplace... Australian evacuation app takes prize in UN global challenge...