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  • The arrival of Drones in Canadian ICI Roofing

    By Simon Fenn
    In February 4, 2019
    We all refer to them as drones so we can depend on the authorities to give them different names just to confuse us all.  Transport Canada has named them Unmanned Air Vehicles (UAV) which at least is consistent with other international bodies.  (In this paper for context I’ll flip...
  • The Importance of Insurer Financial Strength and Size

    By Simon Fenn
    In March 18, 2016
    In 2000 Reliance Insurance Company was the insurer behind the CRCA Insurance programme.  In June 2000 Reliance Insurance Company stopped writing insurance business and in October 2001 went into liquidation.  The Insurance Journal headlines read: Reliance Insurance Company 1817 – 2001 R.I.P. Such has been the demise of many...
  • IHSA Training Provider Agreement

    By Simon Fenn
    In December 8, 2014
    The Infrastructure Health & Safety Association (IHSA) has three courses available to become IHSA Training Providers, these are: School Bus Driver Improvement Course Defensive Driving Working from Height IHSA Training Provider Details and Agreement Details of how to apply for Trainer training are here: One pre-requisite of the Training...
  • The Shipper, The Warehouseman, The Subcontracted Shipper and The Receiver

    By Simon Fenn
    In June 10, 2012
    Outsourcing has been practices for generations. It is essential that any company planning on outsourcing some or all of its operations or services selects its subcontractors carefully. In outsourced warehousing/ shipping and subcontracted manufacturing, correct selection of these services can keep you out of Outsourcing Hell!  This posting provides...
  • Tarion Warranty Corporation Bonds and Excess Condominium Deposit Insurance

    By Simon Fenn
    In December 20, 2011
    Fenn & Fenn Insurance Practice Inc. is pleased to announce the availability of Tarion Warranty Corporation Bonds and Excess Condominium Deposit Insurance (ECDI) through our insurance and surety partners. Another specialty service that Fenn & Fenn Insurance Practice’s Construction Keystone service provides to its Construction and Development Industry clientele....
  • Revisiting General Liability Insurance for Canadian Contractors

    By Simon Fenn
    In December 16, 2011
    A number of months ago I posted the attached construction focused paper entitled How Much General Liability Insurance is Enough. It received favourable feedback but I felt it necessary to do a re-release as I continue to meet contractors that buy the minimum amount of liability insurance mentioned in...