Climatic events weighed on insurers’ results in 2023

Heat and wildfires had major impacts across the country in 2023, affecting both property damage and public health.

SOCIETY | January 03 2024 10:33AM
Annual review shows year of record-breaking heat, rainfall and wildfires

Government catalogues climate change’s impact in roundup of top catastrophe stories.

P&C | December 21 2023 10:59AM
Northern Canadian fires cause more than $60-million in damages

Insurance Bureau of Canada publishes initial estimates for Hay River and Yellowknife fires.

P&C | November 21 2023 10:12AM
Insurance Bureau of Canada publishes summer storm damage estimates

More than $340-million in insured damage reported following five designated catastrophes.

P&C | October 17 2023 10:03AM
August wildfires the costliest insured event ever recorded in British Columbia

Okanagan and Shuswap fires also the tenth costliest event in Canadian history.

P&C | October 05 2023 10:48AM
Alberta and Prairie storms cause more than $300-million in insured losses

Industry pressured by increasing losses and current provincial rate pause.

P&C | September 21 2023 10:45AM
Severe weather caused $3.1-billion in insured damage in 2022

Industry association calls for action on national flood insurance, adaptation and infrastructure.

P&C | January 20 2023 10:55AM