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.
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CIAA News

06/14/2022 Congratulations to the 2021 winner of the CIAA Award – Top FCIP Graduate in the Claims Profession

The award was presented to recipient Kourtney Briggs (left) with Federated Insurance by Christa Cole (right), IISA President at the... [Full Story]

04/27/2022 CIAA Webinar – Thursday, May 19, 2022

“BC Auto Reform – Quirks and Questions – A year in review” –  10am PST / 1pm EST –  View... [Full Story]

04/14/2022 CIAA Awards – Congratulations 2022 Graduates

Sincere congratulations to this year’s CIAA Award Winners... [Full Story]

Industry News

08/08/2022 COVID-19 limitations freeze doesn’t count as time required to tell insurer about lawsuit

Ontario’s freeze of limitation periods during the COVID-19 pandemic shouldn’t be counted as a time when insureds must declare their... [Full Story]

08/08/2022 Newfoundland’s largest wildfire in 60 years: what the P&C industry needs to know

A long-burning forest fire in Newfoundland has charred over 10,800 hectares, but one claims professional says they’ve yet to see... [Full Story]

08/08/2022 Recent Alberta storms: Two Cat tornadoes and record-breaking hail

Two tornadoes in southern Alberta that damaged homes and vehicles in July have been declared catastrophes by Catastrophe Indices and... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members