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Fraud and other Faux-pas

October 1, 2011 David Gambrill

Identity theft, homemade trailers and small claims settlement take centre stage at educational seminar.

Allison Klymyshyn
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Green Energy

October 1, 2011 Allison Klymyshyn

An Emerging Insurance Issue

Mark LaLonde
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Travel Risk Management

October 1, 2011 Mark LaLonde

Enhancing staff safety and organizational success

Steve Gregg
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On The Scene

October 1, 2011 by Claims Canada

FirstOnSite has expanded its Ontario management team with three new appointments. Steve Gregg is now district manager of the GTA. In this role, he will oversee the operations and service delivery of several FirstOnSite locations across Southern Ontario. Jim Mandeville

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WICC Ontario Golf

October 1, 2011 by Claims Canada

More than 220 golfers attended the 12th annual WICC Ontario Golf Tournament on July 11 at Angus Glen Golf Club in Markham, Ont. Attendees enjoyed a barbeque lunch, silent auction, raffle and dinner. A WICC cheque for $250,000 was presented

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Canadian Insurance Claims Managers Association

August 1, 2011 by Claims Canada

The Ontario chapter of the Canadian Insurance Claims Managers Association (CICMA) held its annual golf tournament at the Cardinal Golf Course in Newmarket, Ont. on June 24. This year, 296 golfers participated in the event, raising a total of $26,000

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B.C. changes Insurance Act to protect co-insureds

August 1, 2011 by Claims Canada

B.C. has changed its Insurance Act to protect innocent co-insureds from coverage exclusions if a loss is caused by the criminal act of another person co-insured on the same policy. Based on the wording of the law, a policy exclusion

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Winmar grand re-opening

August 1, 2011 by Claims Canada

Winmar celebrated the grand re-opening of its Oakville/Mississauga office in a new location. MPP Kevin Flynn, Mayor Rob Burton, Cathy Duddeck, regional and town councillor, Pam Damoff, town councilor, John Sawyer, president of the Oakville Chamber of Commerce, Wendy Rinella,

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Insurers need to discuss restricted activities with clients, in light of arbitrator’s ruling in Ontario limo “stripper pole” case: lawyer

August 1, 2011 by Claims Canada

A McMillan LLP article says insurance companies should be discussing any expectations placed on clients and restrictions on activities permitted on insured premises or within an insured vehicle, based on an Ontario arbitrator’s ruling in Whipple v. Economical Mutual Insurance

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Changes to Alberta Insurance Act to come into effect on July 1, 2012

August 1, 2011 by Claims Canada

Alberta’s department of finance and enterprise has outlined changes to the Alberta Insurance Act that will go into effect on July 1, 2012. Legislative amendments to the Act include the following: Legislation will require statutory conditions to be incorporated into

Greg Merrithew
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On the Rise

August 1, 2011 Laura Kupcis

As incoming president of the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association, Greg Merrithew intends to increase the profile and value of the association

Mike Wallace
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Changing Climate

August 1, 2011 Mike Wallace

How climate change is changing insurance