MPs Study Floods and Disaster Mitigation

In Committee from the House of Commons

MPs Study Floods and Disaster Mitigation

Environment and Sustainable Development – June 3, 2019:

The committee considers a motion to study disaster mitigation and insurance in relation to severe flooding, wildfires and other extreme weather events in Canada. The motion follows the devastating 2019 Spring flooding in multiple parts of Canada.

In the first panel are Forest Products Association of Canada’s Kate Lindsay, Quinte Conservation’s Bradley McNevin, and Forests Ontario’s Rob Keen.

In the second panel are FireRein Inc.’s Quincy Emmons and William Stewart; Calian Ltd.’s Richard Moreau and Adrienne Ethier; as well as Insurance Bureau of Canada’s Craig Stewart.