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Our Customer Care Commitment

DAS customers the world over expect the highest level of customer service. At DAS you can expect our courteous, knowledgeable and caring professionals to:

  • Treat you with respect
  • Provide you with timely and fair treatment of all issues and concerns
  • Give the highest quality of service in clear and plain language

Should you have a complaint about your DAS Legal Protection Insurance Policy or any of our services, including claims handling, please follow the procedures below:

Step 1: Contact the DAS Canada Representative/Complaints Officer

The first step is to explain and discuss your concerns with DAS. When making contact, please have your details, including your policy number available. Our people are knowledgeable and experienced, and in most cases will be able to answer your questions during your call.

If you are unsure of who to contact, please write to us at:

DAS Legal Protection Insurance Company Limited
390 Bay Street, Suite 1610
Toronto, Ontario
M5H 2Y2

Alternatively you can telephone us at 1-888-5 TALKTODAS (1-888-582-5586) or email us at customerrelations@das.ca.

We will acknowledge the complaint within two days upon receipt
If your complaint still remains unresolved after working with the intake person and then their manager, or you would like to discuss the handling of your complaint further, please feel free to contact our Complaints Officer at the above number. The Complaints Officer will review the matter with you to ensure a complete understanding of your concerns and will then investigate the matter fully, keeping you apprised of the status throughout. You will be promptly notified of the results of the investigation.
Step 2: Contact the General Insurance OmbudService
If you are still not happy, you can contact the General Insurance OmbudService (GIO). The GIO is an independent organization which exists to help resolve problems between individuals and their insurance providers. The GIO’s services are available free of charge to the customer and the GIO can be contacted by telephone (toll-free Number 1-877-225-0446), or through their website at www.giocanada.org. The GIO should be contacted only after you have first tried to resolve the issue directly with us.
Additional Information
If you have a complaint regarding our complaint handling procedure or a consumer provision, you may raise these concerns with The Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC). FCAC is a Canada-wide independent government body that regulates consumer provisions relating to financial services, including insurance.  We have filed our complaint procedure with the FCAC. The FCAC can provide you with tips on how to make a complaint but it does not get involved in individual disputes. For more information or to contact the FCAC visit its website www.fcac-acfc.gc.ca or for service in English call Toll Free 1-866-461-FCAC (3222) or 613-996-5454 or write to:

FCAC
427 Laurier Avenue West, 6th Floor
Ottawa, Ontario
K1R 1B9
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