From the category archives: Insurance Protection Blog

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2017-05-17 1:03 PM

Protect yourself and your Business from Ransomware

Most people have heard that there was a large-scale ransomware attack last week called WannaCry.  The attack has caused chaos in over 100 countries with ransom amounts in the neighborhood of $300USD per infection.  There is no confirmation that the machines are being restored after ransom has been paid.  Read about what you can do to protect yourself and your business.

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2016-07-15 3:38 PM

Pokemon GO! Play Safe. Have Fun!

Pokemon Go is sweeping the nation with its immense popularity, and it hasn't even officially launched in Canada yet!  Walking around in the real world trying to catch Pokemon feels nostalgic and thrilling, not to mention introducing a whole new generation to the Pokemon phenomenon.   Players need to make sure they’re careful when trying to catch them all! Several people already managed to hurt themselves or get into sticky situations while playing this reality game. Always be aware of your surroundings! Although the app gives you a warning about this on startup, it should be stressed how important this is. Many players become so occupied finding Pokemon, they become unaware of where they are or where they’re walking and end up in disastrous situations. Several people have managed to hurt themselves by not paying attention to where they were walking.  Don’t Pokemon Go and drive! It should go without saying, but there have been many who have gotten into car accidents whil ...

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2016-06-03 11:53 AM

Happy World Environment Day!

Each year on the 5th of June we celebrate World Environment Day; this day carries an important message that deserves to be celebrated, and encourages people to take action.   This year’s message is to end illegal wildlife trade through their slogan: Go Wild for Life. Illegal wildlife trade is quickly ruining the Earths biodiversity.  Poachers are hunting animals down to the brink of extinction to the point where some species of rhino have become extinct.  Species of elephants, gorillas, pangolins, and turtles are also becoming critically endangered thus ruining the sustainability of our ecosystem.  Several awareness campaigns have been put in place around the world to promote public knowledge of the situation at hand and about the declining population of several animals.  There have also been stronger policies put in place on border and airport screening to control smuggling, as well as investments in community conservation and law enforcement. This year, World Environmen ...

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