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Vancouver Earthquake Insurance


Vancouver, BC


Believe it or not, more than 1,200 earthquakes are recorded each year across British Columbia. Since 1899, B.C. has had more than 40 earthquakes registering 6.0 or higher. The largest earthquake in Canada occurred in 1949 when an 8.1 magnitude earthquake hit off the Queen Charlotte Islands in northern B.C. Many Insurance companies offer earthquake insurance at an additional cost. Canada Direct Insurance is one such company. Speak to your local insurance agent about earthquake coverage.