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Make Sure That Your Snow/Ice Removal is on “P.A.R.”

Establish clearly defined dos and don’ts for maintenance staff and/or volunteers who will be handling snow/ice removal. For example: in order to prevent accidents, prohibit working on a roof to...

Maintaining Your Heritage Property

Heritage properties pay tribute to our nation’s history and our diverse cultures. These historic structures reflect the periods in which they were built---in terms of architecture and design, building materials...

Spring and Summer Risk Control

Spring thaw can often create conditions that lead to property damage and, more importantly, bodily injury. By law, it is the responsibility of the occupier (whether an owner or a...

Spring and Summer Risk Control—Protect your community and your place of worship

Spring thaw can often create conditions that lead to property damage and, more importantly, bodily injury. By law, it is the responsibility of the occupier (whether an owner or a...

Spring Thaw and Flood Risk – Protect Your Place of Worship

In Canada, heavy rainfall, snow melt and in particular, ice jams are major causes of flooding. The damage caused by flood water entering a property can be devastating.

Protecting Places of Worship: Autumn and Winter Risk Control

Grounds maintenance is an integral part of an effective risk management program for any faith institution and is especially important during the transitional seasons of spring and autumn.

Averting Some Common Winter-Related Losses (Ruptured Pipes)

Canadian winter conditions give rise to some unique hazards. Weather fluctuations put a great deal of strain on a building’s infrastructure and make it difficult to keep up with maintenance...

Spring and Summer Risk Control: Protect Your Retirement Community and Your Property

Spring thaw can often create conditions that lead to property damage and, more importantly, bodily injury. By law, it is the responsibility of the occupier (whether an owner or a...

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