Protecting seasonal workers during COVID-19

By Kristina Vassilieva, HR Writer, Peninsula Canada It is unclear how long the COVID-19 pandemic will last, and with the potential for more waves of the virus in the future, seasonal industries may also be affected. Employers have a legal duty to protect the health and safety of their workers, and this includes protecting them … Read more

Hardscape-friendly de-icers for asphalt, brick, and concrete

In order to prevent anyone from being injured by slipping and falling on your sidewalks, some form of de-icer and/or ice melt is essential. There are many types available. Some are completely natural and found in your home; others are commercial products readily available online and at hardware stores and other retailers. However, many products, … Read more

The importance of having the proper insurance to defend your snow removal business

By Johna Autencio, digital marketing, Oracle RMS Insurance Brokers Although we are officially in the early stages of the spring season, we find that we are still having winter weather of cold temperatures and snow. As snow continues to fall and stick to the ground, that is when snow removal contractors come to the rescue.      … Read more

The snow removal industry insurance dilemma

By Ted Butler Recently, I was asked to attend a municipal snow removal sub-contractors meeting which was held by a local Canadian city. Contractor meetings like this are held in almost every city in Canada to help prepare the city’s snow removal contractors for the upcoming winter season.  Representatives from all the local municipal snow … Read more

SnowEx® HELIXX™ Stainless Steel Hopper Spreaders Feature Revolutionary Material Delivery System

Capitalizing on decades of expertise with its industry-leading poly spreaders, SnowEx® introduces its new HELIXX™ stainless steel hopper spreaders. In addition to the proven durability and corrosion-resistant benefits of stainless steel, the spreaders feature the revolutionary HELIXX material delivery system, an innovative design that helps optimize material flow. Furthermore, by adding a pre-wet and direct … Read more