As the frequency of severe storms in Canada continues to increase, it's clear that homeowners, renters and landlords in Edmonton are right to start thinking about flood insurance. What you may not realize is just how financially damaging extreme weather can be: severe conditions have cost Canadians nearly $10 billion in insurance claims since 1998, and half of all property claims today are the result of water and wind damage. Find out how Comprehensive Water coverage from The Co-operators can provide the protection you need against severe weather in Alberta.
The cost of repairing flood damage can set homeowners back thousands of dollars, which is why we provide reasonably priced flood damage insurance. But that’s not the only thing we have to offer. Our network of expert advisors throughout Edmonton are always prepared to provide exceptional customer service and advice on your flood damage insurance. After all, being a relatively new type of insurance in Canada, you’re likely to have questions beyond the cost of coverage. As a co-operative for the last 70 plus years, we have plenty of experience putting our members and communities first—that’s why you should work with us!
It wasn’t until very recently that Canadians were able to obtain insurance against overland flooding. This lack of coverage came to the forefront in 2013, when Canada faced its most destructive year to date for weather-related damage. We are happy to provide a solution with our new Comprehensive Water coverage, which is offered to clients throughout the province of Alberta, including in Edmonton. Take our free online assessment now to find out how high your home’s water risk is.
You don’t have to wait to better protect your home from water damage: take action now by sealing any cracks in your foundation walls and basement floors, cleaning your eavestroughs on a regular basis, installing downspouts and keeping storm drains clear of debris, among other steps.
Don’t wait until it’s too late: contact your nearby Co-operators advisor in Edmonton today for more information on flood insurance and get the coverage that’s right for you.
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Edmonton has a public policy system that provides a minimum level of mandatory coverage to vehicle owners when they purchase license plates.