Canada has experienced an increasing number of severe storms in recent years, which means the time is right for Cochrane homeowners, renters and landlords to start considering flood insurance. Half of all property claims are now attributed to water and wind damage from extreme weather, costing Canadians nearly $10 billion in insurance claims since 1998. Rest assured you can now obtain coverage against extreme weather in Alberta with Comprehensive Water insurance from The Co-operators.
It’s possible for homeowners to be stuck with a bill in the thousands for flood damage repair, which is why we provide affordable flood damage insurance. But that’s not the only thing we have to offer. With our strong network of advisors across Cochrane and beyond, you’ll have access to the best customer service and expert advice on flood insurance coverage. After all, it’s only natural you’d have questions beyond cost when this type of insurance is relatively new to Canada. Work with us and find out why we've thrived as a co-operative for more than 70 years—always putting our members and communities first.
Many developed nations have insurance against flooding rivers, lakes and other bodies of water, but, until recently, Canada wasn't one of them. This gap in coverage was especially apparent in 2013, when Canada experienced its worst-ever year for weather-related damage. However, you can now feel good knowing The Co-operators offers Comprehensive Water coverage to clients in Cochrane and across Alberta. Get started by using our free online assessment to find out your home’s risk level right now.
By clearing eavestroughs, putting window wells around basement windows and making sure storm drains are clear of debris, you can help prevent unwanted water from making it into your home.
To learn more about flood insurance and to review your options, get in touch with your local Co-operators advisor in Cochrane today.
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