Welcome to the CIAA Website

The Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association is a globally recognized membership organization for Independent property and casualty claims adjusting companies. CIAA provides leadership for Canada’s Independent Insurance Adjusters by:

  • Setting Standards for professional and ethical claims handling
  • Advancing Expertise through continuing professional development opportunities
  • Raising Professional Status through the only designations exclusively distinguishing independent loss adjusters. CLA/FCLA/FCIAA are nationally recognized benchmarks defining competency, knowledge, skills and experience distinct from the already demanding requirements mandatory in attaining a full independent adjusters’ license
  • Sharing Knowledge through a community of over 1500 individual members
  • Representing & Promoting common business interests of licensed independent insurance adjusters in Canada to government, industry and the public on a provincial, regional and national level.
Events Calendar
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Press Release  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New President Announced for the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association. The Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association is... [Full Story]

CIAA EXECUTIVE 2017 – 2018

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  The Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association 2017 – 2018 Executive Team. The Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association... [Full Story]

09/21/2017 Call to Action: CIAA Member Response to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

With the significant number of insurance claims resulting from the devastating Hurricanes, and the vast need for capacity to handle,... [Full Story]

Industry News

12/08/2017 Trisura Reviews Construction Lien Act (Bill 142)

Canadian Surety Brokers and Bill 142 TORONTO, Dec. 8th, 2017 /insPRESS/ – The Construction Lien Act, Bill 142, which recently... [Full Story]

12/08/2017 The insurance industry’s challenge in recruiting forensic engineers

The challenge for the property and casualty insurance industry in recruiting young engineers is that engineers generally want to make... [Full Story]

12/08/2017 Your primer on crowdsourcing techniques

Crowdsourcing, as defined by the consulting firm Crowd Sourcing Week, is “is the practice of engaging a ‘crowd’ or group... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members