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Keep outdoor workers safe this summer

July 27th, 2015|

It’s no secret that there are lots of hazards on a typical job site. Workers are aware that power tools like quick cuts, chainsaws and Sawzalls can be dangerous. They […]

Four Ways to Fight Forest Fires

July 20th, 2015|

Forest fires are bound to happen this summer. Here are some ways to help keep your business safe.

Environmental factors like high temperatures, low humidity and high winds increase the risk […]

Mould-prevention tips for your business property

July 13th, 2015|

Mould requires minimal moisture to grow and can start colonizing in as little as a day. It can adapt to a wide range of temperatures and grow on inorganic surfaces […]

Hot Weather Warnings

July 6th, 2015|

Heat creates some of the most dangerous driving and road conditions out there. Keep your cars, staff and company safe this summer by knowing Environment Canada’s hot weather warnings.

Keep your business safe from tornadoes and windstorms this summer

June 29th, 2015|

Canadian entrepreneurs are used to protecting their business property from the elements — especially snowstorms. However, warm temperatures also cause extreme weather, like tornadoes. They don’t just hit the Prairies […]

What to look for when hiring subcontractors

June 22nd, 2015|

Subcontracting work to others can significantly impact your business since you and your insurer can be on the hook for damages caused by subcontractors who don’t have their own insurance […]

Protect your board members with D&O insurance

June 15th, 2015|

Large, multinational corporations need Directors and Officers (D&O) insurance to protect their board members from lawsuits, but what about smaller companies with fewer employees and less revenue?
Since every decision a […]

Seven steps to an environmentally friendly office

June 8th, 2015|

An environmentally friendly workplace isn’t just better for the planet but also your employees and – believe it or not – your bottom line as well. It also has the […]

Protect your business property from water damage

June 1st, 2015|

As evidenced by the flooding in Calgary and Toronto two summers ago, water can seriously damage property. While the cost of fixing water damage can be very expensive and in […]

Power tool safety tips

May 25th, 2015|

No matter what your trade is, power tools make work faster, easier and more efficient. Some might argue they’re much more dangerous than conventional tools and therefore should be avoided […]

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