Flood

  • ORA takes aim at proposed benefits changes

    The Ontario Rehab Alliance says that a proposed regulatory amendment will create an incentive for insurers to deny benefit claims for everyone.

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    Typhoon reminds us of the need to be prepared for weather risks… Texas governor calls for tougher screening for Ebola… Survey shows weakness in approach to compliance risk… Are self-driving cars a terrorism threat?

  • OSFI report stresses underwriting, auto targets

    The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) released its annual report, urging the need to maintain core underwriting, and raising concerns over the mandated 15 per cent auto premium reduction target.

  • What Calgary can learn from Hamburg

    Munich Re’s expert on climate change research is optimistic on a deal at next year’s Paris summit – and offers some hard numbers on the potential savings from flood mitigation investment.

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    Businesses advised to be prepared for incidents and given free tools to help… Financial regulator decides against imposing extra insurance requirements for securities brokers… Three more high profile cyber attacks announced…

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    KPMG report highlights disruptive technologies for business… Santander introduces environmental risk data for mortgage valuations… Lloyd’s sees 21 per cent rise in profits but reports challenging times…

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    Are Islamic terrorists a threat to computer networks?... UN summit pledges $2.3 billion for nations at risk of climate change… New data on climate change shows rising sea levels…

  • Prairie losses to reach $140 million

    Insured losses from flooding in Manitoba and Saskatchewan over the Canada Day weekend this year are now estimated at more than $140 million.

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    How to get better ROI from supply chain risk management… Canada sees soaring insurance premiums due to wacky weather… Insurance professionals prepare for conference on using analytics to improve efficiency…

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    Mobile apps will fail basic security tests… Insurance industry struggling to adapt to the digital age… And is fracking a risk worth taking?