Personal Safety

How to Prevent Your Home from Being Burglarized

Burglaries are a daily occurrence, with dozens taking place every hour. Whether you believe your community or residential area is safe, the fact of the matter is that precaution is the only real safety tool you have. Knowledge is the most effective means to protect your home and family from[...]

Tornado Season Ahead – What to Do Now?

Many of us look forward to warmer springtime weather as the winter cold starts to fade. Gentle springtime showers, however, can also be displaced in many areas of Canada by more severe thunderstorms. For much of Canada, this can translate into dangerous weather like flash flooding and even[...]

For Smoke-Damaged Electronics, Be Smart and Hire a Pro

Few of us can manage our daily lives without mobile phones, tablets, laptop and desktop computers, along with routers, printers, and so much more. After a fire with even a slight degree of smoke, sensitive electronics like these can become contaminated. In post-fire situations, these devices may[...]

Why Small Business Owners Need to Think About Safety

Are you a small business owner with too much to do every day? Operating your business, directing employees, dealing with suppliers … and more … is anything but small. It’s a big job. Yet an important issue many small businesses overlook is workplace safety. A workplace safety program is[...]

Update Your Mobile Phone Emergency Numbers

It used to be that we went to a phone book to find the phone number we needed. But as we’ve become more and more reliant on technology, the phone book has fast become obsolete. And while many people use search engines today to find important phone numbers, it can be smart to simply have […]