06Oct 2015

Being involved in a car accident can be an extremely scary and unsettling thing.  Knowing some basic things that you need to do at the scene of the accident and in the immediate aftermath can help ease some of the stress and anxiety that follows: At the scene:  If anyone is hurt make sure that […]

29Sep 2015

Business News Daily recently published 5 great questions to ask during a job interview.  A job interview is a good opportunity for a potential employer to get to know you, but it is also an excellent opportunity for you to find out whether this potential employer is a good fit for you.  These five questions will help you […]

16Sep 2015

  A recent decision in Ontario highlights the potential of liability on the part of employers for things that happen at staff parties that are sanctioned by the employer, including sexual assault.  The potential for problems when you mix management, staff and a few drinks is huge.  The Ontario decision involved a case where a manager had sexual […]

05Sep 2015

Distracted driving is responsible for one in four deaths on BC roads.  You are four times more likely to be involved in an accident if you are using your phone while driving.  Distracted driving is the second leading cause of crash fatalities in BC.  Distracted driving is the leading cause of crashes with pedestrians, cyclists […]

03Sep 2015

The Globe and Mail published an interesting article on ICBC’s need for an increase in basic rates.  The article states that ICBC opened 3200 fraud investigations in 2014, the most ever in a single year.  The article goes on to quote industry studies which have estimated 10 – 20 % of insurance claims contain an […]