December 9, 2016

Before you Drink and Drive…

The Holiday season is upon us which means there will be a lot of people travelling to and from holiday parties, and generally, partaking in more alcohol consumption. Just remember, if you get caught drinking and driving, along with dealing with implications of the law, you’ll need to deal with […]

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November 28, 2016

We’re Growing!

We’re growing! We are excited to announce that as of January 1, 2017, Burns Demeyere & Associates (BDA) of Tillsonburg will join McFarlan Rowlands. BDA is a well respected brokerage with a history dating back 125 years. They are very instrumental in the Tillsonburg community, upholding community involvement as one […]

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November 15, 2016

Third Issue of McFarlan Rowlands Risk & Business Magazine is Released

Our third issue of the McFarlan Rowlands Risk & Business Magazine will be delivered to farms and businesses within our communities this week. This magazine is for our commercial clients because most of the articles are business oriented, but everyone is able to enjoy the magazine. This issue has great […]

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October 31, 2016

Winter Vehicle Preparation and Maintenance

The winter months are fast approaching and snow will be drifting through the air faster than you would like. The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) and the Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada has compiled a list of recommendations to follow to prepare for winter driving conditions. 1)      Let others know […]

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August 29, 2016

MyMcFarlan App is Now Available!

It’s convenient now to access your home security or banking on your smart phone. With convenience in mind, McFarlan Rowlands is excited to announce the MyMcFarlan mobile phone app. This application allows you to have easy access to your insurance information right at your fingertips. You will be able to […]

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April 6, 2016

Reducing the Risk of Fire on Your Farm

Recently, fires in Ontario farm buildings have become an increasing concern resulting in losses of more than $30 million per year. Additional losses to the farm operation include equipment, livestock lost in the blaze, loss of production and extreme stress on the farm family. Although there are fire risks to […]

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March 24, 2016

Your Auto Insurance Benefits Are Changing

Effective June 1, 2016, the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO) has introduced changes that will help make auto insurance premiums more affordable. Many of the changes affect the portion of the Statutory Accident Benefits you receive if you are injured in an auto accident. However, there will also be […]

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January 20, 2016

New rideshare product will be available soon!

We are pleased to announce a new product for the ridesharing community such as Uber. Currently in Ontario, driving for Uber means no coverage under any standard automobile insurance policy. This new product being offered by Aviva would address this gap in coverage by adding an endorsement to an existing […]

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October 9, 2015

Don’t be a dummy at your next dinner party: know the ins and outs of the UberX debate

Over the past few months, UberX has been making news headlines and there has been much discussion throughout Canadian cities and their municipal laws, allowing it to operate legally. Last week, Toronto decided to outlaw UberX, and a recent polling of citizens in six major Canadian cities has indicated that Londoners were most […]

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October 9, 2015

In Your Community: Run to the Fair (Dorchester)

We are happy to be supporting the “fastest 5k around’ which raises funds for Lord Dorchester Secondary School this Sunday (October 11). This family friendly event is a 5k Race / Walk and kids race in Dorchester starts at 9:00 a.m. at the Dorchester Fairgrounds and runners can register at […]

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