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Canada Remembers. We Remember

November 11, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One. At this time, we reflect on the exceptional sacrifices made by those who...

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Highway Of Heroes Tree Campaign Continues to Grow in Whitby

Today, the Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign planted 300 trees at Intrepid Park in Whitby with the help of uniformed officers from the Canadian Armed...

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PIPEDA Mandatory Reporting, Amendment Effective November 1st 2018

The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Document Act (PIPEDA) was amended by the Digital Privacy Act, effective November 1, 2018. The...

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Let’s Talk Cyber Liability

Kevin Simpson and Miguel De Oliviera are our resident Subject Matter Experts on all things Cyber Liability related for the Specialty Programs &...

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Conestoga celebrates grand opening of new campus in Waterloo

Industry and community partners, current and former students and local dignitaries joined in the celebration as Conestoga marked the grand opening of...

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Minimum Maintenance Standards (MMS) Amendment

On May 3rd, 2018 the Ontario Regulation 366/18 was signed by the Minister of Transportation. This regulation amended O.Reg 239/02 Minimum Maintenance...

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Ontario town plans to pay ransom after computers locked down

A central Ontario town plans to pay off a hacker who was able to lock down the town’s computer system. The Town of Midland has not had full...

Banner - New Ontario Boiler and Pressure Vessel Certification Process, Effective July 1, 2018

New Ontario Boiler and Pressure Vessel Certification Process, Effective July 1, 2018

The Technical Standards and Safety Authority (T.S.S.A.) has introduced new regulations governing boilers and pressure vessels in Ontario, effective...

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Municipal Training on Amended Minimum Maintenance Standards

Frank Cowan Company, in partnership with Ontario Good Roads Association (OGRA) and Paterson MacDougall LLP., is hosting a series of training sessions...

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Escalating Cost of Municipal Claims

At Frank Cowan Company, we are concerned about recent and historical trends affecting the cost of municipal insurance. Municipal claims costs continue...

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