Our HUB International PROFESSIONAL team specializes in commercial liability insurance policies for professionals and businesses in a wide array of industries.
Whether you are a professional working independently or within a large corporation, our team of Professional & Financial Risk insurance advisors are dedicated to finding the best solutions that work for you and your business. Given that every business is unique, our advisors help you assess your risk in all areas and recommend the best coverage, service and value based on your individual needs.
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With our head office located in in Burnaby, we have locations throughout the Lower Mainland of British Columbia, including: Vancouver, North Vancouver, Coquitlam, Surrey, Richmond, Aldergrove, Abbotsford, Langley, Maple Ridge and more. As the leading insurance brokerage in British Columbia and one of the largest in North America, our goal is to become your trusted advisor and to ensure that you and your practice are properly protected.
January 29, 2018On October 13th, 2017, the BC Ministry of Environment launched “world leading” new spill preparedness, response and recovery requirements to address public concerns regarding the impact of spills of regulated substances on the environment and the general public. ICBC welcomes and plans to work with its insureds in the event of a spill. Below are amendments to the Environmental Management Act: 1. Environmental Management Act...
January 19, 2018Many regions in Canada have experienced a surge in cargo theft for 2017. According to the Insurance Bureau of Canada, there were calculated losses of $181 million in stolen cargo and equipment between 2014 and 2017. In the first quarter of 2017 alone, over $20 million in stolen cargo and equipment was reported; keeping in mind that there are many other thefts that go unreported so this total could actually be much higher. Top Target Products...
November 01, 2016September 29th, 2016 – The Securities and Exchange Commission announced that casino-gaming company International Game Technology (IGT) has agreed to pay a half million-dollar penalty for firing an employee with several years of positive performance reviews because he reported to senior management and the SEC that the company’s financial statements might be distorted. In its second whistleblower case retaliation case, the SEC...
October 26, 2016Though there are many benefits to working at home, such as shorter commute times and work/life balance, as an employer you also need to recognize the legal issues which arise as a result of allowing employees to work from home. Some things to consider: First, if you establish a working from home arrangement with an employee(s), it should be fairly specific and in writing. It’s recommended to include in the contract that the employer has...
October 17, 2016While the Canadian government has announced its intention to legalize the substance in the near future for non-medical recreational use, the possession of marijuana today still remains unlawful under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act. Its use for medical purposes however, is permitted under the Regulations to the Act. So what does this mean for Canadian employers? The use of non-medical marijuana (whether legal or not) may continue to be...
September 29, 2016The most important recent developments in the D&O claims arena have been the rise of collective investor actions outside of the U.S. In a September 19, 2016 post on the CLS Blue Sky Blog entitled “The Globalization of Securities Litigation”, Professor Coffee details how entrepreneurial U.S.-based plaintiffs’ law firms have managed to circumvent apparent local obstacles and succeed in pursuing collective investor actions...