With the increase in severe storms across Canada in recent years, homeowners, renters and landlords in Cochrane know that they need to start thinking about water damage 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? It's time to learn how you can protect your property against the worst weather Alberta has to offer with Comprehensive Water coverage from The Co-operators.
Up until a few years ago, flood insurance did not exist in Canada. This gap in coverage was especially apparent in 2013, when Canada experienced its worst-ever year for weather-related damage. Rest assured, The Co-operators now provides Comprehensive Water insurance for clients in Cochrane and across Alberta. Find out your home’s risk level by taking our free online assessment now.
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.
To learn more about water damage insurance and to review your options, get in touch with your local Co-operators advisor in Cochrane today.
As a responsible corporate citizen, we believe in balancing our economic, environmental and social priorities. In fact,
Cochrane has a public policy system that provides a minimum level of mandatory coverage to vehicle owners when they purchase license plates.