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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 […]

Summer storm safety tips for your business property

May 18th, 2015|

Keeping yourself safe during a thunderstorm involves staying indoors, avoiding open areas, tall trees and metal objects. Keeping your business property safe during a thunderstorm requires different measures. Though lightning, […]

Safety tips for warm weather driving

May 11th, 2015|

A lot of people don’t realize that the worst accidents typically occur in the spring and summer when temperatures and road conditions are at their best. While you might think […]

Preparing your business (and employees) for a fire

May 4th, 2015|

Emergency Preparedness Week is all about making sure you aren’t caught off guard when disaster strikes. While it was created to help families prepare for all kinds of disasters, it’s […]

Twelve ways to make your construction site safer

April 20th, 2015|

According to the Association of Workers’ Compensation Boards of Canada (AWCBC), there were just under 1,000 workplace fatalities in Canada during 2012. More than 200 of those were in ‘construction […]

A business spring-cleaning checklist

April 13th, 2015|

Canadian winters can take their toll, especially when it comes to your business property and vehicles. Now that spring is upon us, the changing season is a great time to […]

Is your business prepared for a power outage?

April 6th, 2015|

The best thing about power failures is that most of them are over very shortly after they occur so your business won’t be significantly affected. The ones that last a […]

Minimize slip and fall incidents on your business property

March 30th, 2015|

Many business owners hear ‘slip and fall’ and think of snow, ice, salt and sidewalks. While it’s extremely important to take action against slip and falls that happen outside, preventing […]

Eleven ways to protect your business property from flood damage

March 23rd, 2015|

Many business owners assume that if their building hasn’t experienced flooding before then it won’t happen anytime soon. While this isn’t necessarily true, the good news is there are things […]

Ten ways to get your company vehicle ready for spring

March 16th, 2015|

Every Canadian who owns a business (and even the ones who don’t) knows they need to get their vehicles ready for the winter. What often goes overlooked though is the […]

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