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Marsh Insights: Winter Vehicle Safety
December 18, 2013  |  Views: 355856  | Comments: 0 
Drivers can help reduce vehicle accidents, and increase their own safety, by realizing that a little bit of caution can go a long way to preventing an accident. Read More...
Marsh Insights: Preparing Your Home For Winter
December 13, 2013  |  Views: 360349  | Comments: 0 
Advance preparation can help to mitigate this year’s winter weather impacts on your home. Find out what you need to do in advance of winter weather. Read More...
Marsh Insights: Obstructive Sleep Apnea - Drivers At Risk
October 30, 2013  |  Views: 491248  | Comments: 1 
According to medical research, Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is a major contributing factor in vehicle crashes, resulting in thousands of deaths and injuries each year. This repres... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Managing the Risks of Mould
August 14, 2013  |  Views: 555997  | Comments: 2 
The term “mould” or “mold” describes more than a million species of microscopic fungi that grow on wet organic matter. Its many varieties can be found naturally outdoors as well as... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Car Rental Insurance
June 26, 2013  |  Views: 379440  | Comments: 10 
We’ve all been there — on vacation and waiting our turn in front of a car rental counter. Insurance probably isn’t the first thing on your mind in this situation, but you will almo... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Severe Storms
March 08, 2013  |  Views: 79066  | Comments: 1 
Severe storms are unpredictable and can occur during any season. Storms of this nature can develop quickly and often include hail, lightning, strong winds, and heavy rainfall. Talk... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Earthquake Risk in Canada
February 12, 2013  |  Views: 87389  | Comments: 0 
On the same weekend that “Superstorm Sandy” was threatening the east coast, a major earthquake occurred in the Haida Gwaii (previously known as the Queen Charlotte Islands) region ... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Water Damage
February 12, 2013  |  Views: 79020  | Comments: 0 
Damage from sewer backups is costly for homeowners, municipalities and insurance companies. Based on recent estimates, the Canadian insurance industry pays $1.7 billion each year i... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Home Valuation - Update Your Insurance When You Update Your Home
December 21, 2012  |  Views: 81818  | Comments: 4 
Whenever you increase the value of your home through renovations or the purchase of expensive contents such as sophisticated electronic systems, notify your insurance professional.... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Winter Tips - How To Prepare Your Building
November 09, 2012  |  Views: 85136  | Comments: 0 
The gusting winds, heavy snow, and freezing temperatures associated with winter are normal and typically anticipated characteristics of Canadian winters. However, winter weather ev... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Liability Lawsuits—Keeping the Wolves from the Door
October 17, 2012  |  Views: 79902  | Comments: 0 
How vulnerable are you to a lawsuit? Do you have ‘deep’ pockets? Are you or your family in the public eye? Do you have domestic employees? Do you host events or entertain at home? ... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Protecting Yourself Against Fire
September 26, 2012  |  Views: 80313  | Comments: 2 
If you are like most homeowners, you will probably never need to submit an insurance claim, but no one is immune from the risk of fire. Within limits, home insurance can help reimb... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Tips For Insuring Your High-Value Items Properly
September 11, 2012  |  Views: 79666  | Comments: 0 
The importance of personal property can be measured in both sentimental and monetary values. Items may come into your possession through an inheritance, a generous gift from a love... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Tips For Controlling Insurance Costs
August 28, 2012  |  Views: 79306  | Comments: 0 
Reviewing your insurance with your broker regularly, may lead to more suitable and less expensive coverage. Read More...
Marsh Insights: Group Outings
July 27, 2012  |  Views: 84701  | Comments: 0 
The planning and organization of any trip requires a high degree of care and preparation. Proper planning is especially important when young people are involved. The safety and wel... Read More...
Marsh Insights: The "Fine Art" of Risk Management
June 27, 2012  |  Views: 84093  | Comments: 0 
Collectors are integral to the preservation of history. Thanks to them for their labour of love, for it is indeed a labour to ensure that their various works of art are adequately ... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Electrical Safety in Churches
June 25, 2012  |  Views: 84126  | Comments: 0 
Electrical fires are among the leading causes of fire in churches. Common causes of electrical fires include old and overtaxed electrical systems, faulty wiring, poor housekeeping ... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Condominium Insurance
June 25, 2012  |  Views: 212417  | Comments: 0 
Those living in multiple dwelling units, such as condominiums and townhouses, have unique insurance needs. Most condominium corporation master policies insure the building, common ... Read More...
Marsh Insights: When You're Going On Vacation
June 25, 2012  |  Views: 80668  | Comments: 1 
When your mailbox is full, it’s an indication the house or apartment is vacant. Consider replacing a small mailbox with a larger one to keep your mail out of sight. If you are goin... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Driver Fatigue
April 03, 2012  |  Views: 82560  | Comments: 4 
Most people are aware of the dangers of drinking and driving but don't realize that driving while drowsy can be just as fatal. Like alcohol, driver fatigue slows reaction time, dec... Read More...
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