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Your loss prevention program must include portable fire extinguishers

August 26th, 2015|

A fire can burn out of control in just 30 seconds and destroy everything you own. That’s why fire extinguishers must be a vital component of your loss prevention program. […]

Don’t let your business fall victim to employee theft

August 17th, 2015|

While you always strive to hire model employees, in reality, new hires don’t always work out and in some cases may even steal from the company. However, employee theft can […]

How to make your job site cleaner (and safer)

August 10th, 2015|

Keeping your job site in proper order can improve safety, morale, public relations and efficiency. This involves proper storage, use, cleanup, and disposal of various construction-related materials.

A good housekeeping program […]

Keep employees safe at (and after) your company summer event

August 3rd, 2015|

Bar and restaurant owners can face lawsuits if their customers become intoxicated and damage property, injure themselves or hurt others.
Many people, however, are unaware that this liability applies to anyone […]

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 […]

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