Insurance Search Bureau of Canada Now Available on

TORONTO, MARCH 1, 2001 – The Insurance Search Bureau of Canada (ISB)
has announced that its products and services are now available on,
the revolutionary new P&C Insurance site. has now linked the Mississauga based ISB under several
categories. Rob Gow, the Vice President of e-Business Solutions at felt there was a
natural fit between the ISB and InsuroCity, stating that, “Since the ISB
provides the insurance industry with such a wide variety of essential document
retrieval services, it made sense to provide direct access to their site from several
categories within InsuroCity. We have decided to include them in the Search
for Services- Auto & Property, Medical Investigation, and the Investigation supply chain verticals.”

Gow believes that the creation of value added relationships
such as this are a critical component of the overall InsuroCity strategy,
noting, “The vision of InsuroCity is to bring a communication tool to
the P&C Industry which will link the claims professional directly with the service
providers they use everyday, in a mutually beneficial and efficient manner. Working with
the Insurance Search Bureau, we will give the claims adjuster direct access to online services
that they need to settle claims quickly, accurately, and as effectively as possible.”

Michael Damm, the President of the ISB, said
that he too immediately recognized the synergies, stating, “InsuroCity supports
the insurance industry by offering a secure environment to conduct business by utilizing
the power of the Internet. This is the next logical step in the evolution of the claims
process. The ISB is well positioned to accommodate this transition through
the use of our knowledgeable customer service personnel and processing technology. This
will allow all insurers to take advantage of our services in a fast and effective manner.”

Insurance Search Bureau – The ISB is
a “Source Document Retrieval Company” that has compiled an extensive list of
products and services needed daily by the insurance industry. With over eight years of
experience, they achieve their goal of compiling the data under one roof, ultimately
saving their clients the time and cost of doing it themselves. The ISB‘s
unique structure gives their clients the competitive edge they need by offering tools to make decisions
faster and more accurately, while decreasing processing time and expenses at the same time.

InsuroCity is a P&C claims processing site housing all the services required to
allow an adjuster to go about their daily business in a more efficient, convenient, and cost efficient manner,
harnessing the collaborative power of the Internet. InsuroCity was founded
by Vital Innovations Inc., a Waterloo based company that has been developing claims
processing solutions for the insurance industry since 1988.

For additional information, please contact:

Mr. Michael Damm
President, Insurance Search Bureau of Canada
[email protected]

Mr. Robert Gow
Vice President,
[email protected]