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Ian Mulgrew: Don't blame us and don't believe ICBC, lawyers insist - Vancouver Sun

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 16:40

Vancouver Sun

Ian Mulgrew: Don't blame us and don't believe ICBC, lawyers insist
Vancouver Sun
B.C. personal-injury lawyers are battling Attorney General David Eby's suggested cap on compensation for “minor” injuries as misguided and claim ICBC's financial woes are exaggerated. The litigators, portrayed as veritable ambulance-chasers bleeding ...
Acumen Law Corporation claims ICBC and government exaggerate fatality rate from driving while on the phoneStraight.com
Lawyer claims ICBC provides misleading distracted driving statsNews1130
BC lawyer says number of driving fatalities due to electronic devices is 'exaggerated'Globalnews.ca

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Nick Geer, businessman and former head of ICBC, dies in California car crash - CTV News

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 15:53

CTV News

Nick Geer, businessman and former head of ICBC, dies in California car crash
CTV News
VANCOUVER -- Prominent British Columbia business leader Nick Geer has been killed in a car crash in California. A statement from his family says Geer and his wife Penny were on the way to their home in Loreto Bay, Mexico, when they were involved in a ...

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Acumen Law Corporation claims ICBC and BC government exaggerate number of deaths from driving while on the ... - Straight.com

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 11:25

Straight.com

Acumen Law Corporation claims ICBC and BC government exaggerate number of deaths from driving while on the ...
Straight.com
"They're getting four-month driving prohibitions, six-month driving prohibitions, and those people are clearly not the risk they're made out to be." ICBC, however, insisted last September that distracted driving "continues to claim more lives on B.C ...

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ICBC: The Musical - My Comox Valley Now

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 09:53

ICBC: The Musical
My Comox Valley Now
With the news that ICBC will be running a $1.3B deficit, drivers and taxpayers are wanting answers on how they're expecting to recoup that money. Turns out they're planning on doing a musical… //www.mycomoxvalleynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/ICBC ...

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Dumpster drivers: enough blame for everyone in ICBC's financial crisis - CBC.ca

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 07:31

CBC.ca

Dumpster drivers: enough blame for everyone in ICBC's financial crisis
CBC.ca
There's a joke in Saskatchewan, where drivers are given the choice between no-fault insurance and the kind of tort insurance that has resulted in ICBC files clogging B.C.'s courts. McCandless says 98 per cent of drivers chose no-fault. The two per cent ...
Daily Poll: What should ICBC do first to fix its $1.3-billion loss?Vancouver Sun
BC Liberals mocked for blaming ICBC crisis on six-month-old NDP govtThinkPol

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Letters: ICBC mess has just one answer — kill its monopoly, many readers say - The Province

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 20:05

The Province

Letters: ICBC mess has just one answer — kill its monopoly, many readers say
The Province
News of ICBC's $1.3-billion operating loss is further proof that government should not be involved in commercial matters more appropriately managed by private industry. The last time I checked, we are supposed be living in a free-market economy. In any ...

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ICBC a 'dumpster fire' - Castanet.net

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 20:02

Castanet.net

ICBC a 'dumpster fire'
Castanet.net
The search began in heavy rain just after 3 p.m. on the river and in Burrard Inlet. ORIGINAL: 4:50 p.m.. Rescue crews rushed to North Vancouver's Capilano River for a swift water rescue of a missing kayaker on Monday. Police, firefighters and the Coast ...

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City of Kelowna to receive more than $200K from ICBC for road safety program - KelownaNow

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 14:16

KelownaNow

City of Kelowna to receive more than $200K from ICBC for road safety program
KelownaNow
The City of Kelowna will be receiving a significant grant from ICBC for improvements made to road safety last year. Today the City of Kelowna made amendments to the financial plan to include $237,620 from an ICBC Road Safety Program grant. Proud to be ...

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ICBC projects deficit of $1.3 billion this year - Merritt Herald

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 13:30

Merritt Herald

ICBC projects deficit of $1.3 billion this year
Merritt Herald
Accident rate is up, as well as injury claims, especially older claims that started out as minor. (Black Press files). 'Massive growth' in injury claims costs piling up. B.C.'s public auto insurer has confirmed its losses are accelerating, with annual ...

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Driver-owned co-operative best solution to fixing ICBC: Canadian Taxpayers Federation - MY PG NOW

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 13:17

Driver-owned co-operative best solution to fixing ICBC: Canadian Taxpayers Federation
MY PG NOW
The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) is suggesting a brand new business model for ICBC as it braces for a billion dollar loss in 2018. The CTF is proposing a driver-owned co-operative, giving Northern BC drivers including Prince George more choice ...

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Former ICBC executive Nick Geer, killed in Calif. crash, remembered as family man - Vancouver Sun

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 11:18

Vancouver Sun

Former ICBC executive Nick Geer, killed in Calif. crash, remembered as family man
Vancouver Sun
Among Geer's efforts at ICBC was cost-cutting, which he outlined in 2003 to a group of B.C. Liberal backbenchers. He told them he arrived at the corporation to find “a fleet of vehicles that would choke a horse.” He said there were more than 900 ...

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Former ICBC executive Nick Geer, killed in Calif. crash, remembered as family man - North Shore News

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 09:26

North Shore News

Former ICBC executive Nick Geer, killed in Calif. crash, remembered as family man
North Shore News
Among Geer's efforts at ICBC was cost-cutting, which he outlined in 2003 to a group of B.C. Liberal backbenchers. He told them he arrived at the corporation to find “a fleet of vehicles that would choke a horse.” He said there were more than 900 ...

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Attorney General David Eby to speak Monday on ICBC's $1.3B operating loss - Vancouver Sun

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 08:55

Vancouver Sun

Attorney General David Eby to speak Monday on ICBC's $1.3B operating loss
Vancouver Sun
... will address the steps required to halt the massive financial losses at B.C.'s public auto insurer. The massive figure, reported this weekend by Postmedia's Mike Smyth, is $1 billion higher than what was projected just three months earlier. “The ...

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Critics call for rethink of ICBC, creation of driver-owned co-op - News1130

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 07:26

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Critics call for rethink of ICBC, creation of driver-owned co-op
News1130
“Losing a billion dollars is outrageous, and then to be told that this could lead to even more rate increases for BC drivers, who have no choice, is unacceptable.” Sims says drivers in this province are already forced to pay the highest basic auto ...
Accusations Of 'Frat House' Behavior Trail 'LA Times' Publisher's CareerNPR
Troubled Los Angeles Times Picks New Editor Amid UnrestNew York Times

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Critics call for rethink of ICBC, creation of driver-owned co-op - News1130

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 07:26

Critics call for rethink of ICBC, creation of driver-owned co-op
News1130
“Losing a billion dollars is outrageous, and then to be told that this could lead to even more rate increases for BC drivers, who have no choice, is unacceptable.” Sims says drivers in this province are already forced to pay the highest basic auto ...

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ICBC posts $935M in net losses in first nine months of fiscal year - BNN

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 04:09

BNN

ICBC posts $935M in net losses in first nine months of fiscal year
BNN
The spike in the number of claims is also causing a slow-down in how quickly settlements are delivered. "This has particularly been the case with represented claims, which are taking even longer to settle. The longer a claim takes to settle, the more ...

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Martyn Brown: A short thought on BC's ICBC fiasco, guaranteed to drive you nuts - Straight.com

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Sun, 01/28/2018 - 17:19

Straight.com

Martyn Brown: A short thought on BC's ICBC fiasco, guaranteed to drive you nuts
Straight.com
Because as Rob Shaw reported, some seven pages of controversial recommendations from a December 2014 draft Ernst & Young report, which were aimed at addressing ICBC's rapidly escalating fiscal crunch, were arbitrarily “scrubbed” from the final report ...

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BC public auto insurer posts $935M in losses in nine months - CTV News

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Sun, 01/28/2018 - 11:44

CTV News

BC public auto insurer posts $935M in losses in nine months
CTV News
The longer a claim takes to settle, the more expensive it becomes," ICBC said. ICBC said $935 million in net losses have already accumulated between April 1 and Dec. 31 last year, signalling that premiums are not covering payouts. The insurance ...

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'This is not sustainable': ICBC loses $935M in first 9 months of fiscal year - Globalnews.ca

Road Safety & Rules News and Events - Sun, 01/28/2018 - 11:43

Globalnews.ca

'This is not sustainable': ICBC loses $935M in first 9 months of fiscal year
Globalnews.ca
From Sept. 2017: The province says ICBC faces a “devastating” financial situation, and insurance premiums will have to go up. Rumina Daya tells us how much. X. - A A +. Listen. The Insurance Corporation of B.C. (ICBC) said it has lost nearly $1 billion ...

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