COVID-19 : Cleaning and disinfecting your premises

The COVID-19 pandemic will forever change how facilities are cleaned and disinfected — a vital part of safeguarding premises and essential to the safe return to the workplace of staff and volunteers...

COVID-19: Mitigating Flood Damage During a Pandemic

Ecclesiastical’s Risk Control specialists advise customers to establish pre- and post-flood protocols, even during the current pandemic.

COVID 19 – Cyber Attacks

Cyber criminals are exploiting the COVID-19 pandemic to escalate their attacks against organizations and private individuals. The Canadian Centre for Cyber Security has reported increased criminal activity aimed at defrauding...

COVID-19: Keeping Idle Buildings Safe

Idle properties are at a greater risk of arson, vandalism and theft. Property damage can also occur from more common perils such as burst pipes and leaking roofs. This means...

COVID-19: Working From Home

Continuous or long-term work-from-home may pose some challenges if it is not what you are used to. We have put together some guidelines to help you navigate the new reality...

Food Preparation in Retirement Residences

Health Canada estimates that eleven to thirteen million Canadians suffer a food-borne illness every year. Five thousand Canadians are hospitalized and up to 900 Canadians die each year as a...

Trip and Fall Prevention

A trip and fall can result in serious injuries, particularly amongst the elderly where these accidents often result in fractures.

COVID-19 : A guide for businesses and organizations

With COVID-19 now declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO), it is urgent that businesses and organizations take steps to reduce the impact of the disease on their...

Spring and Summer Risk Control

By planning ahead and implementing best practices, you can manage risk better, help ensure the safety of everyone who uses your premises, and protect your property.

Lightning

There is a growing concern in faith communities across Canada regarding lightning and its potential to cause catastrophic damage to places of worship. Faith buildings have innate features and architecture...