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Promoting Mental Health in the Workplace

Promoting Mental Health in the Workplace

“Let’s have some TEA!” A familiar and much-loved phrase to many around the world. Google recently put a spin on this age-old opportunity for little downtime and a good gab.  Managers are encouraged to say, “let’s have some TEA”, an acronym for thoughts, energy and...

Accessing ICBC Autoplan Amidst COVID-19

Accessing ICBC Autoplan Amidst COVID-19

Do you have an ICBC Autoplan renewal coming up? Do you need to purchase or update a policy? With the BC Government mandating social distancing amidst the COVID-19 health crisis you may be wondering what to do about upcoming ICBC Autoplan transactions. We're happy to...

COVID-19 Work from Home Insurance Tips for Businesses

COVID-19 Work from Home Insurance Tips for Businesses

In an effort to put a lid on the COVID-19 outbreak, businesses throughout BC are allowing employees to temporarily work from home. While advances in technology can make this happen without a hitch, it creates a whole new set of liability risk. After all, people under...

Growing Business Threats You Need to Insure Against in 2020

Growing Business Threats You Need to Insure Against in 2020

Businesses face threats from all corners and have been insuring against them for centuries, since the very first policy offering for the underwriting of commercial ventures became available. A lot has changed since then, but in addition to the variety of coverage...

Strata Insurance Rates in BC on the Rise – What You Need to Know

Strata Insurance Rates in BC on the Rise – What You Need to Know

Do you own a condo, duplex, townhouse, or other home within a strata subdivision? Then by now you know that your insurance rates are on the rise for 2020. Brokerages predict an average increase in insurance costs of approximately 25%, but at press there have been...

ICBC Ride Hailing Insurance Updates for 2019-20

ICBC Ride Hailing Insurance Updates for 2019-20

It’s about to get crowded out there, are you covered? Update January 24, 2020: RIDE-HAILING VEHICLES ARE NOW ON THE ROAD IN BC!  After a long journey, Uber and Lyft have finally arrived in Vancouver!  At Park Insurance, we have been following this developing story and...

ICBC Changes FAQ – Answers to Your Questions

ICBC Changes FAQ – Answers to Your Questions

Sweeping changes to the ICBC rate model were made at the onset of September 2019. Leading into it, Park Insurance had provided updates regarding all amendments along the way. But, if you haven't had a chance to read our blog every week, some questions about the ICBC...