Regulator approves ride-sharing insurance in Ontario for Uber drivers
Ottawa Citizen

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By Jon Willing, Ottawa Citizen, July 7, 2016

Uber drivers in Ontario will be insured when they transport passengers who order pickups with the ride-sharing application.

The Financial Services Commission of Ontario, which regulates the insurance industry, has accepted the ride-sharing product created by Intact Financial Corp., which has been working with Uber on an insurance blueprint for several months.