Emergency Preparedness

Insurance Policy Owners Need to Understand Their Mitigation Responsibilities

Reading an insurance policy can be tough going without a broker to translate. It’s a dense document packed with legalese and terminology that’s challenging for non-insurance professionals to decipher. One section deserves particular scrutiny anyway: the mitigation of damages clause. It’s a key[...]

Seven Great Ways to Defend Against Ice Dams in Winter

For property owners in Canada, indoor water damage stemming from the roof is a bigger threat after winter snows than summer thunderstorms. The frigid problem starts with ice dams: the roof melts snow, water flows down to the colder eaves and refreezes there. As this cycle repeats, ice accumulates in[...]

Paul Davis’ Corporate Operations Team Focuses on Large Complex Loss Incidents

Concerned about what would happen if a flood, fire, tornado or hurricane struck your commercial property? Worry no more. Paul Davis National (PDN), the corporate operations team, focuses specifically on mitigating and restoring complex large loss incidents that the hundreds of local Paul Davis[...]

Portable Fire Extinguishers: Everyone’s First Line of Defence

The April 15-16, 2019 devastating fire that ravaged France’s national treasure Notre Dame started like many fires do: with a stray cigarette or electrical spark that could have been easily extinguished if caught early. Vigilance is one key to avoiding disasters like this one. The inspector,[...]

Paul Davis First Priority® Benefits

It’s a well-known fact that the most successful companies are those that build the best partnerships. Nowhere is this truer than choosing a partner to help when a fire, flood, storm or other disaster hits. These unpredictable and catastrophic events damage your property and disrupt operations[...]