Pollution Liability Insurance: No Project Too Small

Jul 2017

“Pollution is a very broad term” said Jodie Hallyburton, casualty and pollution underwriter, South Western Insurance Group Limited. “It’s gas, liquid, smoke, heat, light, and even noise. Basically, contamination of the natural environment. With the rapid change in regulations at both the Federal ...

Hospitality: What Makes a Good Submission?

Mar 2018

What constitutes a good risk in the hospitality sector? Senior Underwriter Doreen Teoh, one of Canada’s top underwriters in the field, describes the best applications as those from accounts that are claims-free, originate from clients that are experienced in the industry, and that maintain a well-run operation.

The unusual – but necessary – coverage for commercial clients

Mar 2017

Even though storage tank insurance may not be common, for those who operate one, it can mark the difference between viability and financial ruin in any event of a loss. “This is a unique product that few Markets specialize in, but it’s an important coverage for the sector,” said Ulli Garrett, senior underwriter, South Western Group Ltd.

New Broker Portal has Arrived!

Mar 2017

Good news! No longer will brokers have to send their personal information to South Western Group through cumbersome email attachments or snail mail. We now have a brand new portal that brokers can easily access at any time to update their E&O policy information, fidelity bond coverage and personal data. SWG’

South Western Group and International Programs Group provide top-notch claims services

Feb 2017

Here at the South Western Group (SWG), we take our claims very seriously. That’s why we choose to align with International Programs Group (IPG). Partnering with IPG allows us to maximize our efficiency and understand our business more fully. All the benefits reaped from this partnership end up ...

Holiday Office Hours

Dec 2016

During the holiday season, South Western Group offices will be closed on the following days: Friday, December 23 2016 (at noon) Monday, December 26 2016 Tuesday, December 27 2016 Friday, December 30 2016 (at noon) Monday, January 2 2017 We wish you a happy and joyful holiday season and ...


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