Coronavirus Updates From CDSPI

Find all the latest news and updates related to COVID-19 in one central place. Access information on insurance plans, market commentaries, tax news and more.

NOTICE: CDSPI remains open, offices closed to the public



TripleGuard™ Insurance1 Pandemic Coverage

TripleGuard™ Insurance: Second Wave FAQ and Resources, a message from our President, Ed Dermit (Sept 30).

FAQ: TripleGuard™ Insurance Pandemic Coverage, a helpful guide on TripleGuard™ pandemic coverage, and more (Sept 30).

Removal of Insurance Proceeds Claw Back to CECRA (July 2).

Timelines for TripleGuard™ Claims, an update on what TripleGuard™ policyholders can expect as claims are being processed (May 8).

An Important Update for TripleGuard™ Policyholders in British Columbia, an update and next steps for policyholders in British Columbia (April 22).

Answering Your Questions about TripleGuard™ Insurance Pandemic Coverage, a follow up conversation between Ed Dermit, President, CDSPI, and John O’Keefe, Director of Knowledge Networks, CDA (April 17).

An Important Update for TripleGuard™ Policyholders in Northwest Territories, an update and next steps for policyholders in Northwest Territories (April 15).

Information about the TripleGuard™ Pandemic claims process, an update on next steps for policyholders (April 13).

Video: CDSPI President, Ed Dermit, Speaks with CDA Oasis on TripleGuard™ Insurance (April 9).

A Note About Pandemic Claims under TripleGuard™, a message from our President, Ed Dermit (April 9).

Announcement: TripleGuard™ Pandemic Claims, a message from our President, Ed Dermit (April 2).


Government Programs

The federal government has introduced several programs to help employers and employees cope with the financial implications of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Our accounting partner, MNP, provides an overview of these subsidies and tax changes, and how you can take advantage of them.


Perspectives on the Financial Markets

CDSPI partners with premier investment firms with offices around the world. Get the latest perspectives on the Insights Hub.


CDSPI Members’ Assistance Program (MAP)

Contact CDSPI Members’ Assistance Program (MAP)2 for support to help you navigate life’s challenges at 1.844.578.4040 or MAP is available to dentists, their staff, dental students, and their immediate families.

Read articles and listen to podcasts about managing your family’s physical and emotional well-being while dealing with the COVID-19 crisis.


Home & Auto Update from The Personal

The Personal announces automatic rebate for all auto insurance clients (July 7).


Travel Edge and Travel Edge Plus Insurance claims

An update on trip cancellation and trip interruption eligibility (March 20).


1 TripleGuard™ Insurance is underwritten by Zurich Insurance Company Ltd.

2 MAP is operated by LifeWorks, the largest Canadian-based Employee and Family Assistance provider in the country. Available services vary by region. Use of MAP services is completely confidential within the limits of the law.