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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

03/21/2018 Patti Kernaghan receives the FCIAA accreditation

Pat Battle presented the FCIAA accreditation to Patti M. Kernaghan on February 5, 2018.... [Full Story]

Grant King receives the Honourary Life Membership Award

CIAA Director Jim Eso presented E. Grant King with the Honourary Life Membership Award on February 5, 2018.... [Full Story]

Larry Gilbertson – In Memoriam

Larry Gilbertson In Memoriam 1933 – 2018... [Full Story]

Industry News

04/18/2018 Major flood of B.C.’s Fraser River could cause billions in economic losses: ICLR speaker

A major flood of British Columbia’s Fraser River or a coastal flood between now and 2100 could trigger economic losses... [Full Story]

04/18/2018 Former IBAS president Wasylenko acclaimed to CSIO board

Sheldon Wasylenko is among the brokers acclaimed Tuesday to the board of directors of the Centre for Study of Insurance... [Full Story]

04/18/2018 Which insurance carriers are no longer using Z-codes to denote coverage

More than a dozen Canadian property and casualty insurers are using standardized codes to denote coverages, endorsements and discounts in... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members