The COVID-19 pandemic affects all sectors of the economy. The damage insurance sector is no exception, and social distancing, health emergency and containment measures are raising several questions related to insurance.
IBC has therefore put forward various initiatives to respond to the concerns of consumers and businesses in the face of this unprecedented crisis.
Direct assistance from insurers to consumers
In a press release issued on April 8, IBC members announced a series of measures to help Canadians get through the crisis:
Questions and answers for consumers
Knowing that the current crisis may raise consumers' questions related to their auto and home insurance, IBC has developed a Questions and Answers document related to the COVID-19 pandemic:
Questions and answers for commercial lines
COVID-19 is a concern worldwide, and many entrepreneurs have questions related to commercial insurance in these uncertain times. IBC has therefore developed a Questions and Answers document to address these concerns.