Cansure has developed a comprehensive Contractors package that includes industry-leading policy forms and tailored coverage extensions, underwriting and claims expertise, and a can-do attitude ready to provide excellent service.

Target Classes:

  • Oil & Gas Contractors
  • Lease Site Service Contractors
  • Well Service Contractors
  • Pipeline Construction Contractors
  • Heavy Equipment Trucking Contractors
  • Above Ground Mining Contractors
  • Road Building and Road Maintenance Contractors
  • Excavation and Quarrying Contractors
  • General Construction Contractors
  • Forestry Contractors, Crane Contractors
  • Equipment Sales and Rental companies and more!

Our modular policy makes it easy to add our specialty wrap coverages: Property and Liability Terrorism Coverage, Cyber and Data Breach Coverage, Legal Expense Coverage, Group Accident Coverage and Contractor’s Pollution and Environmental Impairment Liability, all on the same policy.

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Alan Tam
Alan Tam(416) 342-6381

Underwriting Manager

Alan Tam began his insurance career with The Co-Operators in 2004. Since then, he has developed his broad industry expertise and underwriting skills through his experience working at a direct insurance company, as well as being a broker. Alan’s strong underwriting eye allows him to assist our broker partners with all types of risks, complementing his focus on Small to Medium Enterprise accounts, as well as Forestry, and Mining. He is also experienced in handling Lloyd’s placements and other complex accounts. Alan joined Cansure’s Toronto team in 2015 as a Senior Underwriter; today he is now an Underwriting Manager at the Toronto branch. Alongside his leadership role Alan continues to be involved with day-to-day underwriting and mentoring or junior underwriting team.

Sarah Brown
Sarah Brown(604) 694-6882

Underwriter Manager, Inland Marine Practice Leader

Sarah is on maternity leave and expected to return August 2021, in her absence please redirect business inquiries to

Sarah Brown is an Underwriting Manager and Cansure’s Inland Marine Practice Leader. She joined Cansure in 2012 after working for ten years at an insurance brokerage.Sarah utilizes her many years of industry experience on both the underwriting and broking side of the business to ensure that her customers receive thoughtful responses and quotes. She brings a creative and problem-solving approach to underwriting and enjoys crafting comprehensive insurance solutions.In addition to leading the Inland Marine Team Sarah also underwrites property, casualty and construction accounts. Sarah has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of British Columbia; she is a Chartered Insurance Professional, Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker and also holds the Canadian Risk Management (CRM) designation.