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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CIAA News

11/02/2022 CLA Presented to Chris Jolliffe, B.Sc., CIP, CFEI, Patricia Heaney, CIP, CRM, CFEI and Craig Ozog, CIP, CFEI, all with Leading Edge Claims Services Inc., Fonthill, Ontario

CLA presented to Chris Jolliffe, B.Sc., CIP, CFEI,  Patricia Heaney, CIP, CRM, CFEI and Craig Ozog, CIP, CFEI, all with... [Full Story]

11/01/2022 New President Announced for the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New President Announced for the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association The Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association (CIAA) representing over... [Full Story]

10/26/2022 Eighth Annual Joint CIAA-CICMA-CDL Seminar

Eighth Annual Joint CIAA-CICMA-CDL Seminar Wednesday, November 23, 2022 | 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM EST In-Person Event – The... [Full Story]

Industry News

11/25/2022 RIMS Canadian Capital Chapter – SAVE THE DATE – Recent developments in labour law and employment standards

SAVE THE DATE Please join us at our RIMS Canadian Chapter December luncheon. As in the past, we are accepting... [Full Story]

11/25/2022 Why this dirt bike in closed competition was considered an “automobile”

A dirt bike driven in a closed course motocross competition is an “automobile” under Ontario’s auto accident benefits scheme, thus... [Full Story]

11/25/2022 Insurance forecast for snow plough operators this season

Hard market conditions in slow plough insurance are continuing to blow through, if Aviva Canada’s latest rate filing with Nova... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members