There’s no question that severe weather is in the rise in Canada, which is all the more reason for Hinton homeowners and renters alike to obtain flood insurance. Did you know that around half of all property claims are the direct result of weather-related water and wind damage, which has cost Canadians nearly $10 billion in insurance claims since 1998? Make sure your home is protected against Alberta's extreme weather: learn more about Comprehensive Water coverage from The Co-operators.
Flood damage can cost homeowners thousands of dollars to repair, but our flood damage insurance is affordably priced. Yet that's not the only thing that sets us apart. With our network of advisors in Alberta and beyond, you can expect exceptional service and expert advice about flood insurance coverage. After all, this type of insurance is relatively new to Canada, so you need to know more than just the price on the quote. 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.
Canada was one of the only developed nations without flooding insurance until recently. This coverage gap was highlighted in 2013, the country’s worst-ever year for weather-related damage. That's why we're proud to offer our new Comprehensive Water coverage to our clients in cities across Alberta, including Hinton. There's also our free online assessment tool so you can determine the level of risk to your home.
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.
Your Co-operators advisor can tell you all about our flood insurance in Hinton—and how our coverage can protect your loved ones, your home and everything in it when extreme weather strikes.
As a responsible corporate citizen, we believe in balancing our economic, environmental and social priorities. In fact,
Hinton has a public policy system that provides a minimum level of mandatory coverage to vehicle owners when they purchase license plates.