Polar Vortex? 5 Tips for Driving & Car Safety – Plus : Free Coverages and Discounts You May Want To Know About

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The New Year rang in with extreme cold and low temperatures, a complete turn around from the milder weather that put tens of thousands in Eastern Canada at risk from the Ice Storm and power outages just a week ago. As the weather changes, driving is often dangerous. We covered some safe driving tips with

Ice Storm Leaves Tens of Thousands Without Power – Tips to Stay Safe and Cut Your Losses | Will Insurance Pay #IceStorm2013

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Although it is the holiday season and many have celebrated a warm and happy Christmas, there are still tens of thousands without power in Toronto. We've put together the following information to help with some tips on how to stay safe, as well as help you understand what resources you may have in regard to

Tips to Making Your Holidays Bright While Preventing Fire In Your Home

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For many the holiday season is about spending time with family, reflecting on the year past or setting goals for the future. Every year thousands of people are injured due to fire, and there are hundreds of millions of dollars in property damage due to fires. According to NFPA statistics, most holiday related

From our claims file: Minor car accident in Ontario

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The claim is still open because the insurer is subrogating against the vehicle manufacturer. Claim Description: In September, 2013 an Ontario auto policy client was involved in a minor accident,  she rear-ended a vehicle. Coverage: Full coverage with a $500 Collision deductible Total claim payment: $6934 in repairs + $813 for rental Claim reassessed: The

From our claims file: disconnected drain pipe

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Claim Description: Water damage due to a disconnected drain pipe.  During a severe rain storm, the rain leader from the roof disconnected in the client's store pouring water through the store retail area.  Damage was  incurred to the client's tenant improvements, stock and equipment. Client's Coverage: Broad Form Property with a $1,000 deductible. Payment Cleanup of 

From our claims file: Theft of copper wiring and tubing

2017-12-10T23:57:06+00:00 Tags: , , , , , |

Claim Description: Theft of copper wiring and tubing.  Thieves accessed the roof of the customer's building where their air conditioning systems are mounted.   The thieves stripped the units of the copper components. Client's Coverage: Broad Form Property with a $5,000 deductible. Payment included the replacement and installation of new air conditioning units. Total Claim Payment: $ 60,907.50 Risk

From our claims file: At the pump

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Claim Description: The wrong type of fuel, in this case, regular gasoline, was pumped into a diesel car. Client's Coverage: The auto policy includes “All Perils” & QEF 20 (Loss of Use). Total Claim Payment: $9,062.89 after the $500 deductible was applied. Claim Payment included clean out and repair of the engine and a rental vehicle while

De notre dossier de réclamation: L’eau coule à travers toute la maison


Description de la réclamation: Un entrepreneur en train de rénover la salle de bain à l'étage, alors que les propriétaires étaient absents pendant le week-end, la valve temporaire pour la toilette a cédée, permettant à l'eau de s'écouler sans arrêt  depuis le deuxième étage, à l'étage principal et au sous-sol causant d'importants dégâts à tous