New Brunswick Shared Risk Plan: There’s More to the Story


Press Release

Toronto, August 21, 2015 – The relatively new Government of New Brunswick Shared Risk Plan model has received a lot of attention and positive publicity over the past year, not only in New Brunswick and the rest of Canada, but also around the world. However, amidst these accolades, there are a number of significant shortcomings that have thus far not been particularly well identified, understood, or communicated.

The full story is one of broken promises, a flawed model, and misleading communication – a recipe for disaster.  In a recently released report by PBI Actuarial Consultants Ltd., a number of significant and fundamental issues are identified.

You can request a summary of the report by emailing .

Media contact:

Clare Pitcher