Liability Limit: Should I Increase Mine?

The warmer weather is finally here (and looks like it will stick around for more than just a couple days as well!). With it comes spending more time outdoors playing with summertime toys and doing fun activities with friends and family. Nice weather is also perfect for backyard parties and barbecues. It’s great to have …
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Liability & Umbrella Insurance Needs Changing as $8M awarded to hockey player paralyzed by hit

What does this mean for umbrella liability insurance needs in Canada? What does this mean for amateur sport in Canada, like hockey, soccer?     Remember this? Quebec Court of Appeal upholds $8M to hockey player paralyzed by illegal hit Andrew Zaccardo, 21, was hit from behind along the boards in 2010 From <http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/quebec-court-hockey-player-settlement-1.3578418> The …
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Umbrella Insurance…Does Your Lifestyle Warrant Additional Liability Coverage?

High net worth homeowners need specialty protection for more than just bricks and mortar. You need to protect your personal assets that are at risk from basic limits of liability. A personal umbrella policy provides additional protection in excess of the standard liability limit for homes, condos, cottages, high valued automobiles, pleasure crafts and recreational …
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What is an Umbrella Insurance Policy? Do I need one?

Umbrella insurance is additional liability insurance that offers worldwide protection to protect your personal assets.   I don’t need an umbrella policy, I don’t have $1 million to lose. WRONG – if you are sued by someone who falls down the stairs at your home or whom you injure in a car accident you can …
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