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Today, Parachute launched The Cost of Injury in Canada Report that show the financial costs of preventable injuries are rising, while the human costs are catastrophic. Using the latest national and provincial data available (2010), the Report shows $27 billion is lost...read more
By Paul Morden, Sarnia Observer Gamble and Associates Insurance, a company that began in Sarnia in 1948, has become part of the Chicago-based insurance brokerage, Hub International. Hub's acquisition of Gamble, a company with 75 employees working at nine locations in...read more
Excerpted article written by David Israelson | Globe and Mail As our oil industry copes with slumping prices and the manufacturing sector still struggles, Canadians may be failing to notice one of the most promising global export stories – the huge growth potential in...read more
Most of our negative thoughts are just that—thoughts, not facts.
Most of our negative thoughts are just that—thoughts, not facts. By Dr. Travis Bradberry | Coauthor Emotional Intelligence 2.0 & President at TalentSmart There are two kinds of people in this world: those who believe they can make things happen and those who...read more
For high school seniors, grad celebrations and one last summer of carefree fun and parties remain before they move onto the next chapter of their lives. It's an exciting time for grads and ICBC is asking parents to make sure their teens have a plan to get home safely...read more
“Drive now. Text later. Live Longer.”
"Drive now. Text later. Live Longer." TORONTO, June 2, 2015 /CNW/ - The Ontario government passed the Making Ontario's Roads Safer Act that will increase fines and introduce demerit points for those convicted of distracted driving. Insurance Bureau of Canada(IBC)...read more
Unfortunately, the attractiveness of recreational equipment such as trampolines and swimming pools can create insurance coverage problems for homeownersread more
By Rod Nickel Source: Reuters WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - Frost late last week in the Canadian Prairie province of Manitoba wiped out many canola fields, driving up the oilseed's price and generating hundreds of insurance claims from farmers. The damage from...read more
BCAA is working to change this.
BCAA is working to change this. The Community Child Car Seat Program, offered in partnership by BCAA and United Way of the Lower Mainland, provides child car seats to eligible non-profit agencies and community groups throughout British Columbia. Non-profit agencies...read more
WATERLOO, ON, June 2, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, more than 60 per cent of Canadians diagnosed with cancer will survive compared with only 25 per cent in the 1940s when the Canadian Cancer Society first began funding research. Tremendous progress has been made against the...read more