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Slip-and-fall accidents driving up insurance rates for snow contractors

Single claim against one contractor saw his rates jump 400 per cent

November 27, 2019  By CTV News

Private snow contractors are alarmed by how much their insurance premiums are skyrocketing, especially if a slip-and-fall claim is made against them. One contractor, who has had a single claim against his company, said his rates jumped 400 per cent, from $16,000 a year to $60,000 for the same coverage.


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