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The City of Vancouver website warns residents that some of the world’s largest earthquakes have occurred, right here, in British Columbia.  Research also shows that we have a 1 in 4 chance of experiencing another major earthquake within the next 50 years.  As a result, many strata corporations prudently purchase earthquake insurance.  You have likely […]

Why Choose Platinum Coverage? The Platinum insurance policy offers a number of premium level coverages. For example, in the event of a claim you may choose a cash settlement (without deduction for depreciation!), within a reasonable time after the loss of damage occurs, instead of repairing or replacing the building or personal property. If you […]

Whether it is from fall storms, winter thaw or spring showers, water damage is becoming a growing issue for Canadians.  Therefore, it is essential for homeowners to understand the coverage that is available to protect their assets. First, let’s look at some of the factors that have led to a significant increase in the number […]

In support of our dear friend and colleague and all of those living with Scleroderma, Park’s Team will be taking part in the 6th annual Scleroderma Ride for Research on June 18th. Together with the Scleroderma Association of BC, friends and family, we will be walking 10kms or cycling 30kms.

Ensuring that you have the right coverage should be your paramount concern when purchasing insurance products. But, let’s face it—we also like to save money where we can. Unfortunately, some so-called savings can end up costing you a lot when claims time rolls around and you learn you have insufficient coverage. However, there are some […]

The growing popularity of VRBO and Airbnb (among other services) has revolutionized the homestay industry. Many Canadians have entered the short-term home rental business as a way to help pay off those hefty mortgages. But, putting your home up on the short-term vacation rental market does not come without risk. Fortunately, new coverage is available […]

Park Insurance is proud to announce the promotion of Chelsea Fitzpatrick to the position of Vice President of Operations / Marketing. Chelsea began working part-time at Park Insurance in the spring of 2010 while completing her degree.  She was instantly enamored by the insurance business, and has spent the last seven years absorbing every possible […]

There are many different types of surprises in this world – some are amazing, others you could definitely do without. Inadvertently voiding important coverage in your homeowners policy is definitely the latter. That is why it is essential to understand the terms of your insurance policy. When you apply for insurance, your coverage and rates […]