Crawford’s Top 3 Claim Loss Predictions From Marijuana Legalization

 Monday, October 22, 2018

 Canadian Underwriter

Claims adjuster Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. sees auto, commercial and workplace-related losses as the Top 3 claims arising from the legalization of marijuana. Auto losses related to cannabis usage; commercial losses to cannabis producers, retailers and distributors; and employee risk in the form of workplace health and safety, as well as workers’ compensation (occupational) and/or disability (non-occupational) losses, are the most likely risks Crawford Canada anticipates, said president and CEO Pat Van Bakel. “With increased means of accessing cannabis, there may be increased risk of impaired driving,” he said Wednesday.
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