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Residential disasters, tips to help mitigate the damage

Common residential disasters -even when small- can create a lot of damage and may require extensive restoration. Be prepared is simple, but not easy advice. Begin planning for an emergency long before it happens.
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Shopping for insurance simplified

The insurance industry knows it’s not the most glamorous, and there’s always going to be paperwork and documents to complete. That’s why Reliance Insurance believes customers deserve a simplified process for purchasing insurance coverage, whether it be for small business, commercial or personal (home, tenant, auto, boat).
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World class custom car designer from Abbotsford, BC

Rod Nielson's big win at SEMA and his crazy process for custom building cars. You don’t need to be a car aficionado to know that the ’72 Mazda is a sick-whip car; built by a self-taught car enthusiast. And how do you insure a unique one-of-a-kind car.
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The adventures of boating in beautiful British Columbia

Beautiful British Columbia is home to some of the best boating in the world. From sport and recreational fishing to cruising and watersport activities. Make sure you have the correct insurance for your boating activities.
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New report aims to better prepare Canadians for climate related disasters

Weathering the Storm: Developing a Canadian Standard for Flood Resilient Existing Communities, presents detailed analysis of the rise in climate related disasters, and the financial and emotional fall-out triggered by Canada’s most prevalent disaster: flooding.
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The benefits of a workplace health and safety plan

Both British Columbia employers and employees benefit greatly from a comprehensive workplace health and safety program.
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How to save on earthquake insurance deductibles

BC residents can save on earthquake deductibles with a earthquake deductible buy down policy.
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Mark's passion for health at the Red Square Bakery

Companies like Red Square Bakery, are a unique small business and need a variety of insurance products. Call Karen Taylor for your small business risk assessment.
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The pros and cons of company-monitored and self-monitored home security systems

There are several steps you can take to prevent home break-ins before they happen, and installing a home security system can take your efforts to the next level.
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Travelling for the holidays? Take these simple steps to prevent break-ins

The holiday season is a prime time for thieves to come out and be the grinch. If you are travelling during the holidays take extra precautions to protect your belongings and your home.
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State of the art IoT solutions for the transportation industry

Learn from industry experts on the key trends, challenges and solutions impacting transportation industry in Canada.
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Limiting social host liquor liability

Is your company at risk when it hosts a social event where alcohol is served, such as an open house or holiday party? We can review your coverage and develop a risk management plan that keeps safety a top priority at your company-sponsored events.
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The Hockey Shop: A $1 million insurance payment six days after a fire rocks the industry.

A year after a fire at The Hockey Shop A Source for Sports, we interviewed Chad Purdy about the $1 million insurance payment he received 6 days after the fire; and the journey back to the rebuilt location.
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Protect your home from a costly break-in

Protecting your humble abode from unwanted guests is easier than you might think. Keep these tips in mind to help prevent break-ins and keep your space safe. Protect your home from a costly break in.
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Halloween driving safety: Beware of goblins they are out to get you!

Halloween is fun only if you don't lose an eye or a child to a avoidable accident. Check out our safety tips to avoid the ghouls, and stop by Reliance Insurance for free glow in the dark sticks for your kids.
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Until it Happens to you: Smart Tips on Basement Flooding Prevention

Extreme weather in Canada is on the rise and the average cost of a basement flood is $43,00. Protect yourself with these helpful tips.
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Reliance Insurance puts the spotlight on Hardy Buoys Smoke Fish Inc.

Hardy Buoys Smoked Fish is a local Port Hardy success story. From a walk-in freezer to an international company and the transformation of a local shopping mall. Read more about the journey.
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Minimize Your Insurance Claims: Mitigating Commercial Property Water Damage

Prevent future commercial insurance claims caused by water damage. Mitigate water damage with preventative maintenance for your business.
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Jim Ball of Reliance Insurance honoured with the IBABC’s Inaugural Community Champion of the Year Award

We are very pleased to announce that Reliance Insurance president and IBABC Award nominee, Jim Ball became the first recipient of the Community Champion of the Year Award.
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Cannabis in the Workplace: Duty and Responsibility for Employers and Employees

Canada has become the second nation on earth to legalize marijuana. Find out your obligations regarding duty to accommodate and employer rights.

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