As the frequency of severe storms in Canada continues to increase, it's clear that homeowners, renters and landlords in Athabaska are right to start thinking about sewer backup insurance. Since 1998, wind and water damage caused by extreme weather has cost Canadians nearly $10 billion, which is half of all property claims. Fortunately, you can put an end to your worries with Comprehensive Water coverage, a new offering in Alberta from The Co-operators.
It's true that Canada was one of the very few developed nations without flooding insurance until very recently. In 2013, this coverage gap was only too apparent as the country suffered its worst-ever year in terms of 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 Athabaska. Take our free online assessment now to find out how high your home’s water risk is.
You can be proactive about minimizing water damage to your home by installing downspouts, sealing cracks in your foundation, cleaning your eavestroughs and ensuring storm drains are clear of leaves and other debris.
Your Co-operators advisor can tell you all about our sewer backup insurance in Athabaska—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,
Athabaska has a public policy system that provides a minimum level of mandatory coverage to vehicle owners when they purchase license plates.