Insurance Companies To Offer Winter Tire Discount

Last week the Ontario Government tabled the provincial budget, and included a number of measures aimed at reducing auto insurance premiums. These changes will continue to move towards the Government’s goal of a 15% reduction in the price car insurance.   Companies will now be required to offer motorists a discount for having snow tires […]

Top 10 Stolen Cars 2014

The Insurance Bureau of Canada has released their annual report of the top stolen cars for 2014. This year, Ford F series trucks take 7 of the top 10 spots.   Top 10 Stolen Cars in Canada 2014: Rank Year Model 1. 2007 FORD F-350 SD 4WD PU 2. 2006 FORD F-350 SD 4WD PU […]

Aviva Community Fund 2014

  Over the past five years, the Aviva Community Fund has given away more than $4.5 million dollars to ideas across the country.  It is Canada’s longest running online community funding competition, dedicated to creating positive change in your community.  McClelland Insurance is partnering with Toronto Western-Technical Commercial School robotics program.

Lower Auto Insurance Rates Behind Schedule

Auto insurance rate cuts are behind schedule, but the Liberal government insists it can meet its 2 year target of a 15% reduction. Promising an 8% target in the first year, Finance Minister Charles Sousa says they’ve only seen a 6% decrease with than a year to go before their August 2015 deadline .   […]

UPDATED: UberX Launches in Toronto & Mississauga- How are drivers covered?

Update #2: McClelland Insurance will soon be able to insure UberX drivers. Please read up on the latest news about ridesharing insurance HERE.   Uber is a service that allows users to hail a cab through an app on their smart phone. They describe themselves as a service that connects riders and drivers. In the […]

Toronto Fire Safety Awareness Week Follows Brampton Blaze

Toronto Fire Services is launching Fire Safety Awareness Week on Monday June 8. The campaign will see Fire Services working in cooperation  with Toronto Community Housing, educating Torontonians on how to survive a highrise fire. Roughly half of the residents in Toronto live in multi-storey buildings including rental units and condos.   The blitz comes […]

Road Safety Week 2014

Road safety week kicks off today across Canada. Running from May 13 – May 19, the program is part of Canada’s Road Safety Strategy 2015; a plan to make the country’s roads the “safest in the world by 2015.”   Police will be focusing on “the big 4”: driving impaired by alcohol or drugs distracted […]