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Insurance and Risk Management


Insurance, within the Finance and Strategy division, is responsible for all insurance issues for UOIT.

Examples of areas covered:

  • claims handling process
  • construction
  • co-op programs and placement
  • on- and off-campus events
  • student field trips
  • subrogation/recovery program


Elaine Wannamaker
905.721.8668 ext. 5673


  • Insurance: Manage the corporate and self-insurance programs; develop innovative and cost-effective means of protection to suit the growing needs of the university.
  • Subrogation/recovery: A term denoting a legal right that is reserved by most insurance carriers. Subrogation is the right for an insurer to pursue a third party that caused an insurance loss to be insured. This is done as a means of recovering the amount of the claim paid to the insured for the loss.

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