RSA donates $100,000 to help Alberta flood victims

Company will also match employee donations to relief agencies 
TORONTO, June 26, 2013 /CNW/ - RSA Canada, the country's third largest P&C 
insurer, is donating $100,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to assist with 
disaster relief efforts following the significant flooding in Southern Alberta. 
The donation will help fund the critical role of the Canadian Red Cross in 
responding to the needs of the thousands of people impacted by the flooding. 
In addition, RSA is matching the donations of employees across the country, 
wanting to help in the wake of the disaster. 
"We understand the devastation caused by severe weather events and our hearts 
go out to those affected," says RSA President & CEO Rowan Saunders. "We have 
employees, customers, brokers and friends in Alberta who have been impacted by 
the flooding and our focus is on providing our affected customers with the 
help and support they need as quickly as possible. We know that clean-up and 
rebuild will be a long process but people need help now and we hope this 
donation will help to provide some immediate relief." 
For information on RSA or what to do in the event of a flood, please visit the 
RSA website at 
About RSA 
With a 300 year heritage, RSA is one of the world's leading multinational 
quoted insurance groups. RSA has major operations in the UK, Scandinavia, 
Canada, Ireland, Asia and the Middle East, Latin America and Central and 
Eastern Europe and has the capability to write business in around 150 
countries. Focusing on general insurance, RSA has around 23,000 employees and, 
in 2012, its net written premiums were £8.4 billion. 
About RSA Canada
RSA Canada includes Roins Financial Services Limited, Royal & Sun Alliance 
Insurance Company of Canada, Quebec Assurance Company, Johnson Inc., Western 
Assurance Company, Ascentus Insurance Ltd., Canadian Northern Shield Insurance 
Company, RSA Travel Insurance Inc./Assurance Voyage RSA inc., L'Union 
Canadienne, Compagnie d'assurances, and is part of the RSA group of 
companies headed by RSA Insurance Group plc. RSA Canada employs approximately 
4,200 people and is represented by a large network of brokers across the 
country. In 2012, the Canadian Group wrote $2.8bn in direct premiums with 
assets exceeding $7.6 billion. RSA is a trade name of Royal & Sun Alliance 
Insurance Company of Canada. "RSA" and the RSA logo are trademarks used under 
license from RSA Insurance Group plc. 
Sarah Kennedy Corporate Responsibility Consultant 
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