Holiday Hazards

Holiday Hazards The holidays are filled with joyful decorations, twinkly lights and thoughtful gifts to bring festive cheer! However, there are risks associated with the holiday season that you should be mindful of to stay safe in your home. Read below for helpful holiday hazard prevention tips. Holiday Trees Place the tree away from high […]

Preparing Your Vehicle for the Winter Season

Preparing Your Vehicle for the Winter Season Winterizing your vehicle is crucial for protecting you and your family against weather-related incidents that are likely to arise during the winter months. Having your car break down during a blizzard, running out of windshield wiper fluid or being unable to start your car are a few familiar […]

Smoking Related Fire Prevention

Smoking Related Fire Prevention Smoking-related fires occur more often than you may think. Although many people are choosing to quit smoking, many fires are still caused by cigarettes and other smoking-related. Read below for tips on how to reduce the risk of these types of fires.  If you or a guest is smoking inside, be […]

Smartphone and Social Media Security

Smartphone and Social Media Security For all age groups, it is important to be smart while using smartphones and social media platforms. However, seniors have been known to be vulnerable targets for cyberattacks and threats while using this type of technology. A Statistics Canada study uncovered, “Seniors are the fastest growing segment of Internet users […]

Workplace Health & Safety

Workplace Health & Safety Workplace health and safety should never be overlooked. It could mean the difference between serious injury or even death. Part II of the Canada Labour Code provides both workplace parties—those being employers and employers—a role in identifying and settling health and safety concerns. The Canada Labour Code is designed to, “Strengthen […]

Back to School Safety

Back to School Safety With back-to-school just around the corner, it is important to reiterate and be mindful of school zone safety tips. At TIM, we would like to take the opportunity to remind drivers to be cautious around school zones and school bus drop-off points to ensure the safety of our youth. There are […]

ATV Safety Tips

ATV Safety Tips ATV riding is a fun activity that is enjoyed by many during the summer months. ATVs are a fast-paced, thrill-seeking adventure that can help explore new terrains, travel from one place to another, or enjoy a leisure ride. But with riding on varying terrains brings several safety concerns that shouldn’t be overlooked. […]

Safety for Your Home Away from Home

Are you planning on spending time at your home away from home this summer? There’s nothing better than a hot and sunny weekend at your cottage with friends and family. However, injuries and accidents can occur while you’re on your cottage or summer getaway. There are a few important tips and considerations to keep in […]

Drive Safe, Ride Safe

Drive Safe, Ride Safe As temperatures rise and the summer months continue to approach, more drivers will appear on the road. Sunny days mean people will be travelling to their cottage homes, driving their convertibles or evening taking their motorcycles for a spin. However, even on beautiful sunny days, you can’t ignore driving safety cautions. […]

Cybersecurity and Remote Work Threats

Remote work has become increasingly popular with businesses and organizations due to the impacts and restrictions of the COVID-19 pandemic. Cybersecurity is a top concern for remote work environments, as it opens doors to potential vulnerability risks for cyber-attacks. When working in an office setting, you are protected by security measures that businesses and organizations […]