Insurers, Policy Holders Brace for Storm Season

Damage arising from hail storms is the leading cause of severe thunderstorm loss in Canada, according to Steve Bowen of Aon Benfield, with the most common claim types being personal property home owners and personal automobiles. Southern Alberta is at particular risk given its proximity to the mountains and rapidly shifting weather patterns.

The Insurance Bureau of Canada says it’s especially important for auto owners to check with their brokers prior to a major storm to ensure their policies are up to date.

Click here to read the full article. Source: Insurance Business Canada