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Peace Hills Invests in Performance-Managed Property Claims with Contractor Connection

Kitchener, ON (Dec. 12, 2017) – Contractor Connection®, a division of Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc., and the leading global contractor managed repair provider for consumers in need of property repairs after an insurance claim, today announced its partnership with Western Canadian insurer Peace Hills General Insurance Company (Peace Hills). Contractor Connection® manages a vast… Read more »

Stand-Alone Rating Engines for P&C Insurance Carriers: A Vendor Overview

Rating engine vendors should position their offerings as essential for P&C insurance carriers to remain competitive Boston, MA (Dec. 13, 2017) — Aite Group’s latest report, Stand-Alone Rating Engines for P&C Insurance Carriers: A Vendor Overview, examines the options available to carriers that believe it is necessary to have a more robust rating engine to… Read more »

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The Guarantee Launches Cyber Shield

Cyber Insurance and Breach Response Solution Now Available Toronto, ON (Dec. 14, 2017) – The Guarantee is pleased to introduce Cyber Shield, a new cyber insurance and breach response solution for policyholders. This comprehensive standalone policy is offered in conjunction with a customer’s Directors and Officers Liability, Errors and Omissions Liability, Fiduciary Liability, Crime policy… Read more »

Technology Addiction: A Fatal Distraction

Toronto, ON (Dec. 18, 2017) – You are more likely to be reading this on a mobile device than on a laptop or desktop, and almost certainly not on a printed page: and therein lies the source of the problem. A Pew survey from June 2017 revealed that 85% of U.S. adults now get their news… Read more »

IBAN Endorses CSIO’s eDelivery Solution

(Toronto – December 14, 2017) CSIO is pleased to announce that the Insurance Brokers Association of Newfoundland and Labrador (IBAN) has endorsed its eDelivery solution to send consumers their personal and commercial policy documents and auto liability cards electronically. “This solution provides brokers with an excellent option for creating a digital experience that is very… Read more »

Outdoorsy Expands to Canada – Bringing the RV Sharing Economy to Millions of Canadians

Outdoorsy and Aviva Canada team up to bring an RV peer-to-peer marketplace to Canadians coast to coast. Toronto, ON (Dec. 14, 2017) — Outdoorsy, the largest and most-trusted RV rental marketplace, announces its launch to all Canadians today. Both RV owners and renters alike can now travel across Canada or the USA in motorhomes, campervans,… Read more »

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Progress in curbing drinking and driving but continued vigilance needed: poll

Ottawa, December 10, 2017 — The Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF) is pleased to announce a new fact sheet that summarizes findings on self-reported drinking and driving in Canada. This fact sheet is based on the Road Safety Monitor (RSM) 2017 poll conducted by TIRF, in partnership with Beer Canada and State Farm®. The results indicate that… Read more »

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Aviva rides with Lyft as it heads into Ontario

Aviva official commercial automobile insurance provider for Lyft in Canada December 12, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – Aviva Canada announced today that it is the official commercial automobile insurance provider for Lyft, offering customers comprehensive coverage to all its registered vehicles, drivers and passengers in Ontario when they hit the streets this month. “We’re thrilled that… Read more »

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Vizolution Brings Innovative Customer Experience Solutions to Canadian Businesses

U.K.-based Company Establishes Office in Toronto’s Financial District Toronto, ON (Dec. 11, 2017) – Vizolution, a U.K.-based leading provider of Customer Experience technology, today announced that the company has established an office in downtown Toronto to support client engagement with Canadian banks, insurance companies, and telecom operators. Vizolution has achieved 100 percent growth over the last… Read more »

Gore Mutual Launches Digital Sales API

Cambridge, ON (Dec. 11, 2017) – Gore Mutual Insurance Company has announced the launch of its Digital Sales API (Application Programming Interface), enabling brokers to quote, bind and issue Gore Mutual products directly from their own website or mobile app. The company plans to expand its digital offering by rolling out at least 10 new… Read more »