Oak Bay talks focus on emergency insurance options

Oak Bay Emergency Program hosting insurance experts for advisory event

Next Monday (Nov. 4) the Oak Bay Emergency Program is hosting a public information session titled Disaster Insurance – Everything you need to know if you live in a strata, rent or own a home or have a business.

Expert panelists offering their perspective include Tony Gioventu of the B.C. Condominium Homeowners Association, Jay Tuson of Megson FitzPatrick Insurance, Muriel Sitter and Darlene Kerruish from Insurance Services Centre and Darwyn Stickle of Coast Claim Services.

The free event runs from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Monterey Centre, 1442 Monterey Ave. Pre-registration is requested. Call 250-592-9121 or email egrant@oakbay.ca.

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