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Environmental liability insurance market takes off as regulators crack down on pollution

As standard property or general liability policies don’t cover enough, pollution coverage is increasingly common. Environmental liability insurance is rapidly growing in popularity as exposures…

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Insurance industry takes considerable interest in commercial drones

Insurers have started catching onto what many other sectors have been doing with these flying devices. Across the United States, Canada and several other countries,…

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Berkshire Hathaway seeks to enter the insurance industry in Canada

The company has recently announced its intentions for “expanding into the Canadian marketplace.” Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance has now announced that it will be making…

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Severe weather is forcing the insurance industry to look twice at strategies

Following three solid years of dramatic catastrophes from storms and droughts, insurers may need to re-think underwriting. Climate change and severe weather are beginning to…

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Insurance industry in Canada facing increase in water damage claims

A spokesperson from a nationwide group has released a statement on behalf of insurers to encourage people to do their part. The Insurance Bureau of…

Insurance Industry Hail, tornado, wind research

Insurance industry to study U.S. and Canada’s “new normal”

New research has now been funded to help to quantify the risk associated with hail, tornadoes and wind. Verisk Analytics company, Atmospheric Environmental Research (AER),…

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Flash floods in Canada put pressure on insurance industry

Insurance industry sees spat of floods in Canada Toronto, Canada’s largest city and the provincial capital of Ontario, has fallen victim to devastating flash floods…