Winter Wisdom: SGI winter driver tips following first major snowfall of the season

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan — The first signs of winter have hit the prairies and representatives from SGI are reminding Saskatchewan drivers to take a little extra care and be prepared for anything this season. As Saskatoon wrestles with the 8 centimetres of snow it received over the course of Wednesday and Thursday, Saskatchewan Government Insurance’s (SGI) […]

Steer Clear: Wildlife collisions rise as daylight savings time sets in

Toronto, Ontario — As daylight savings time comes into effect and we in North America enjoy our extra hour of sleep, an antlered antagonist settles into its hiding spot, ready for its mission as one of god’s cute little kamikaze missiles. Deer cause more than one million auto accidents in the U.S. every year, costing […]

Data Delivery: AIA Canada releases kilometres driven report

Toronto, Ontario — The Automotive Industries Association of Canada (AIA) has released its first report into kilometres driven by the Canadian public. With help from U.S.-based data firm StreetLight Data, AIA Canada put together the “National Vehicle Kilometres Travelled Metrics – 2019 to 2021” report. AIA says that the aim of this report is to […]

Remaining Intact: Insurer releases report on current state of pandemic driving habits

Toronto, Ontario — A new report from Intact Financial Corp. shows that driving levels among Canadians are on their way back up to pre-pandemic rates, but we still aren’t quite there yet. “Driving activity has been on the rise since early May,” said Isabelle Girard, senior vice president of personal lines at Intact. “We are […]