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
Severe thunderstorm damages reach all-time high

Swiss Re Institute says insured losses will exceed loss thresholds for a fourth consecutive year.

P&C | December 08 2023 10:46AM
Physicians quantify the human cost of oil and gas emissions

Estimates approximately 4,860 premature deaths could be avoided with an emissions cap.

SOCIETY | December 06 2023 10:46AM
Climate change expected to negatively impact hospital infrastructure

Researchers say buildings with the same levels of risk would be considered uninsurable.

SOCIETY | December 05 2023 10:55AM
Swiss Re Institute Sigma report calls for global economic slowdown

Total global real premium growth to rise only 2.2 per cent annually, on average, in the next two years.

SOCIETY | November 27 2023 10:24AM
AM Best launches cyber questionnaire, calls for companies to stress test operations

High quality reverse stress testing requires company maturity.

SOCIETY | November 27 2023 10:20AM
Insurance Bureau calls for federal stolen vehicle strategy

Vehicle standards and law enforcement help both encouraged in open letter.

P&C | November 22 2023 09:46AM