As the frequency of severe storms in Canada continues to increase, it's clear that homeowners, renters and landlords in Cochrane are right to start thinking about sewer backup 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? Fortunately, you can put an end to your worries with Comprehensive Water coverage, a new offering in Alberta from The Co-operators.
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 pleased to introduce Comprehensive Water coverage for our valued clients in cities across Alberta, including Cochrane. Start by taking our free online assessment to understand the level of risk to your property.
There are steps you can take to keep unwanted water out your home, including clearing eavestroughs, installing window wells around your basement windows and keeping storm drains clear of leaves and other debris.
Don’t wait until it’s too late: contact your nearby Co-operators advisor in Cochrane today for more information on sewer backup insurance and get the coverage that’s right for you.
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.