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
Transcript of Video Below Do you know the one important thing that you might not be doing with your employees? One thing that will help support your employees’ health and wellness, help them deal with stress and encourage productivity? What is this amazing thing? Encouraging your employees to go for a WALK! Some key facts: Getting sunshine […]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 hel...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...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 be...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 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
Transcript of Video In June 2018, we launched the Lifejacket aWEARness Campaign with the goal to reduce the 160 drowning deaths that occur in Ontario waters each year (Watch the campaign launch video blog, You are now entering a Lifejacket WEAR Zone!). The campaign created waves over the summer months. 56 Ontario resorts transformed their waterfront property into […]Read More
Own Your Career at Gougeon: Meet Our Team Blog Series
Here are some stories of what our team members have been up to...learning, to be more precise.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)...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
Own Your Career at Gougeon: Meet Our Team Blog Series.
At Gougeon, we`re fulfilling our strategic and personal goals. Here are some stories of what our team members are currently striving toward.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 ...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 ...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...Read More