Back To Business Amidst COVID-19: Risk Management Tips & Resources To Get You Started
Risk management tips and resources to help prepare your business to welcome guests/clients amidst COVID-19. Including sample documentation for download.Read More
Fraud on the Rise Among Auto Dealers: A Client Shares Their Story
With the COVID-19 pandemic taking hold of our communities, fraudsters and criminals are taking advantage of auto dealers. One client shares their story.Read More
Into The Weeds: When Guests Use Medical Marijuana At Your Resort
We share a client's story of how they manage Medical Marijuana use at their resort operations and what can be learned from their experience.Read More
[VIDEO] Employee Absenteeism: What Is The Cost To Your Business?
Employee absenteeism is a cost that is often overlooked. Download an Absenteeism Calculator to understand the impact of this cost to your bottom line.Read More
[FAQ Series] Insurance Broker vs. Insurance Agent: What’s the Difference?
What's the difference between an insurance broker and an insurance agent? We tackle this age-old question to help you make the best decision for your needs.Read More
Ho Ho Ho-liday Stress: 10 Tips For Managing Holiday Stress
Are you or your employees coming to work stressed, tired or unmotivated this holiday season? Learn ways to help yourself and your staff manage holiday stress and enjoy a productive season and year ahead.Read More
A Call For Help: Does Your Remote Lodge Have An Emergency Plan?
Your remote lodge offers an escape from the daily hustle of the city. But what if a guest requires emergency medical attention? Do you have a plan?Read More
[VIDEO BLOG] FAQ Series: 4 Common Commercial Insurance Policy Deductibles
How much of a loss is your responsibility? Learn about the types of deductibles that you would encounter on a commercial insurance policy and how each affects you.Read More
Are You Properly Covered Under Your Commercial Auto Policy?
When we discovered that there is misinformation around what a commercial auto policy covers, we wanted to help steer you in the right direction.Read More
[VIDEO BLOG] Invest in Your Greatest Asset: The Health of Your Employees
Take your business to the next level: invest in the health of your employees. Read more to find out why it's worth it and learn how to implement change in your workplace.Read More
[VIDEO BLOG] FAQ Series: Do You Understand Your Commercial Insurance Policy?
Insurance can be confusing! When an unexpected event occurs, which part of your policy is triggered? Do you know where to look? In this video blog, you will understand the critical sections of your commercial insurance policy.Read More
Water Is The New Fire: 10 Ways To Mitigate Water Damage On Your Property
Fire was once the main insurance claim, however, water damage has now exceeded those claims and is exponentially on the rise. This blog highlights 10 tips to help you inspect your property and minimize water damage.Read More
NOTICE: Insurance Requirements For Commercial and Public Purpose Ships That Carry Passengers
Transport Canada has issued a new regulation for compulsory insurance for ships carrying passengers effective January 11, 2019. Does this new regulation apply to you?Read More
Expect The Unexpected: The Importance of Accident Investigation
Although it is ideal to be accident-free, you want your team to be prepared with strong Accident Investigation skills. View a recorded Accident Investigation webinar with your team.Read More
All You’ll Ever Want to Know About MOLD
Do you have water seeping into your building? It’s important to know that wet rooms like basements can quickly turn into a bigger problem... Have you guessed it yet? Yes, that’s right: MOLD!Read More
[VIDEO BLOG] Increase Productivity: Encourage Your Employees To Take A Walking Break
A mid-afternoon walk has been proven to fuel productivity, creativity and improve mental health. Get your employees walking!Read More
Turning Our Social Media Audit Score From Thumbs Down To Thumbs Up
Social media can help boost your business. It also poses a reputational risk. Download our Social Media Audit and Social Media Policy to help manage the risk for your business.Read More
5 Easy Ways To Create A Culture of Health in The Workplace
Employees spend around 40 hours per week at work. Creating an environment that supports their health & wellness goals can have a significant impact on their success and productivity.Read More
“Not another meeting!”: (In)Effective Meetings
Company meetings boring? Take a quiz and find out! We share lessons learned, including a Staff Feedback Survey for free download.Read More
Throwing a Holiday Party? Risks You Must Address Before the Bash Begins
While the office holiday party is a great time to relax and enjoy the company of co-workers, there are still risks that must be addressed before the party begins.Read More
Winter Is Coming: 5 Areas To Consider When Winterizing Your Resort Property
Getting your summer resort prepared for the winter is key to mitigate loss come Spring. Read some tips to help you prepare.Read More
[VIDEO BLOG] Positive Culture, Drives Positive Results: Limit Employment Practices Liability Claims
Hear about what top performing companies are doing to drive employment practice liability issues down and productivity up!Read More
Employment Practices Claims: It will never happen to me!
Explanation of employment practices through actual claim examples, including new Occupational Health and Safety requirements.Read More
[VIDEO BLOG] Creating Waves: Recap of the 2018 Lifejacket aWEARness Campaign
Hear about the 2018 Lifejacket aWEARness Campaign including tips on how to store and care for your lifejackets as the resort season comes to a close.Read More
FAQ Series: When do I really need a Certificate of Insurance?
A contractor is conducting work on your property. Whose insurance responds in the event of an incident, loss, or claim?Read More
66 Active Forest Fires: 10 Fire Prevention Tips
“Since 1990, ‘wildland fires’ across Canada have consumed an average of 2.5 million hectares a year” (Natural Resources Canada). 10 Forest Fire Prevention Tips that can help keep your property safe from fire.Read More
It’s Officially Summer! Do you know your Waterfront Safety Guidelines?
With summer comes swimming, canoeing, kayaking... Let's not forget waterfront safety, too.Read More
[VIDEO BLOG] You are now entering a Lifejacket WEAR Zone!
The Lifejacket aWEARness Campaign has a goal to decrease the 160 drownings that happen each year in Ontario waterways.Read More
$100K Spent, Only $63K Return on Investment: Effects of Disengaged Employees.
Effects of disengaged employees on your bottom line. Employee engagement examined.Read More
FAQ Series: What’s the difference between Additional Insured & Additional Named Insured?
Difference between adding an Additional Insured vs. Additional Named Insured onto your insurance policy.Read More
Celebrating An Entrepreneur & Inspiring Client: Maury East
Celebrating and honouring the work and life of Maury East, founder of Killarney Mountain Lodge.Read More
Who needs doughnuts? Corporate Health & Wellness
Discussion of corporate health and wellness in the workplace, and its benefits to your staff and company culture.Read More
Hacking, Phishing, Spoofing! Oh my! Understanding Cybercrime
As of late, you may have heard about "cybercrime", "cyberattacks" "cyber criminals", "cyber extortion", and the list goes on. But what does it all mean?Read More
Tell Me Straight! Is it bad? Cybercrime?
Of Canadian businesses surveyed, they reported being hit an average of 40 times to the tune of $175K per cyber attack (2016 Scalar Security Study). Learn more about cybercrime and how to protect your business,Read More
9 Must-Haves for Your Social Media Policy.
Gougeon's Social Media Self-Audit pushed us to make changes to mitigate our reputational and brand risk. One change was to update our Social Media Policy.Read More