Why Us?

Five Reasons to Insure your Home and Car with Us

#1 Big Savings

Let’s cut to the chase: We save you money – lots of it. How? It’s called ‘buying power’ and we’ve got it, thanks to the 900,000 members of the Canadian Building Trades Unions. It allows us to secure preferred rates that you simply cannot get elsewhere. Getting a quote is easy, free and fast - call us today toll-free at 1-844-872-8722. People are saving hundreds of dollars per year more often than not.

#2 No more traps

You know the racket: The minute you make a claims inquiry because of a minor incident, it’s on your record and your rates go up, or your accident forgiveness gets used up. We guide and protect you against traps like this. Expect risk management support and claims counseling without consequences. Don't forget, at Union Power we are insurance brokers, not agents - we work for you, not the insurance company!

#3 Power to the people

Building Trades Union people that is…

Don't forget - to qualify for Union Power's Home & Auto Insurance program you MUST be a member of one of the 14 Canadian Building Trades Unions:

International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers
International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers
International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers and Helpers
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW)
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC)
International Union of Elevator Constructors (IUEC)
International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE)
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT)
Laborers’ International Union of North America (LIUNA)
Operative Plasterers' and Cement Masons' International Association of the United States and Canada (OPCMIA)
Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers (SMART)
United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry of the United States and Canada (UA)
United Brotherhood of Carpenters (UBC)

Union Power Insurance - what a great value-add to Union Membership!

#4 Your premiums support charities

When you choose Union Power, your insurance dollars do not just go to the ‘suits’. Union-designated charities supporting deserving causes benefit from each policy we sell.

#5 We are your Personal Risk Managers

Get something of real value that, up until now, only commercial insurance customers receive: Loss Prevention and Risk Control strategies and tips! We will help you:

  • Manage your deductibles and combine coverage to lower your premiums
  • How to use your and your union brothers' and sisters' specialized trades skills to maintain your home in order to prevent or minimize losses
  • Teach you about optional coverages such as excess liability policies (umbrellas) and enhanced Accident Benefits coverage 
  • Identify hazards to limit and reduce home and auto accidents (this ensures lower loss ratios and better rates for all)