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Ontario’s proposed towing and storage rules to bring big changes: tow operator

Ontario’s proposed towing and storage rules to bring big changes: tow operator

Windsor, Ontario — October 29, 2015 — There are only a few days left to submit feedback on the province’s proposed towing regulations—which could potentially hurt select businesses, according to a local tow truck driver. The government has been consulting with industry stakeholders since early 2015 to assist in the development of recommendations following changes […]

Ontario seeks input on proposed towing and storage rules, regulations

Ontario seeks input on proposed towing and storage rules, regulations

Toronto, Ontario — September 23, 2015 – The Ministry of Government and Consumer Services (MGCS) is inviting the public to submit feedback on proposed regulatory changes to Ontario towing and storage rules. On November 20, 2014, the province passed the Fighting Fraud and Reducing Automobile Insurance Rates Act, 2014 (Bill 15). The Act outlines amendments […]

Ministry seeks feedback on towing, storage panel report

Ministry seeks feedback on towing, storage panel report

By CTAR Staff Toronto, Ontario — August 3, 2015 – The Ministry of Government and Consumer Services is encouraging the public and tow truck industry stakeholders to submit feedback on the ministry’s recommendations for the Fighting Fraud and Reducing Automobile Insurance Rates Act, 2014 (Bill 15). In early 2015, the Ministry of Government and Consumer […]

Towing and storage panel to hold final Bill 15 meeting

Towing and storage panel to hold final Bill 15 meeting

By CTAR Staff Toronto, Ontario — April 14, 2015 – The towing and storage panel will be holding its fourth and final meeting to further discuss the Ontario government’s Bill 15. Scheduled for April 14, running from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., the last instalment will focus on summarizing the previous three meetings that have been held throughout […]

Ontario lawyer takes action against Bill 15

Ontario lawyer takes action against Bill 15

Mississauga, Ontario — January 28, 2015 – A GTA-based personal injury lawyer is challenging the province’s new auto insurance act. The Brampton Guardian reports that Joseph Campisi formally took Bill 15, the Fighting Fraud and Reducing Automobile Insurance Rates Act, 2014 to the Superior Court of Justice on January 21. “We have challenged the constitutional validity […]

Comprehensive tow industry bill set for third reading

Comprehensive tow industry bill set for third reading

Toronto, Ontario — November 19, 2014 – An omnibus bill intended to reduce auto insurance claims costs is currently in the hands of the Ontario government, but the bill has polarized a number of industry stakeholders worried about what it will mean for towing owners and operators. The Fighting Fraud and Reducing Automobile Insurance Rates […]

Ontario government passes second reading of Bill 15

Ontario government passes second reading of Bill 15

Toronto, Ontario — November 5, 2014 – The Ontario government has passed the second reading of Bill 15, the Fighting Fraud and Reducing Automobile Insurance Rates Act, and it is now being referred to the Standing Committee on General Government for review. Bill 15 contains proposed amendments to the Consumer Protection Act, Highway Traffic Act […]