The Perfect Storm

Business men shaking hands under umbrellas in the rain

Since last year’s Toronto and Calgary floods the frequency and severity of extreme weather, and the insurance claims that arise from it, have increased throughout Canada.

It is becoming more apparent that many Canadians don’t realize how big this problem is or how they, as individuals, are partially responsible for addressing the issue.

In RSA’s latest roundtable held in Toronto, experts within and outside of the insurance industry discussed water CAT’s and the impact they have on our environment. ”We need to help individuals help themselves within the insurance market by continuing with education on that side,” highlighted one of the roundtable participants. The weather now is as unpredictable as ever – so what is the new normal?

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