Changes to the Alberta Insurance Act


This paper provides a brief synopsis of the changes to the Insurance Act that came into effect on July 1, 2012. It also highlights some of the regulatory changes that accompany the Insurance Act amendments. From the lengthening of limitation periods, to changes in the dispute resolution process, to fire coverage and protecting the innocent co-insured, this paper will leave you appraised of the legislation.

This paper was drawn from materials presented at the Personal Injury and Insurance Update program held in May 2012.