Construction Insurance is vital for builders

Building with Confidence: The Importance of Construction Insurance

Are you in the construction industry? Whether you’re a general contractor, subcontractor, or builder, navigating the complexities of construction projects requires careful planning and risk management. One essential aspect of protecting your business and your projects is having the right construction insurance coverage in place. In this article, we’ll explore

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Ives Insurance Brokers Acquires All-Risks Essex

Ives Insurance Brokers Ltd. Acquires All-Risks Insurance Brokers Ltd. Essex Branch Essex, Ontario – March 4, 2024 – Ives Insurance Brokers Ltd., a leading insurance provider, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Essex branch of All-Risks Insurance Brokers Ltd., effective March 1st, 2024. This strategic move underscores Ives

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Securing Construction: Arson Defense & Cost Reduction

In recent times, the construction industry, particularly in Ontario, has witnessed a surge in arson events, a menacing trend that is gradually spreading to BC and Alberta. Beyond the immediate threats to safety, these incidents have far-reaching consequences, causing financial losses that inevitably result in increased insurance premiums for builders.

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Cybersecurity Risks of QR Codes

Quick Response (QR) codes have become indispensable in various business functions, from marketing to customer service. However, the increasing prevalence of QR codes has opened avenues for cybercriminals to exploit them for phishing and malware attacks. Distinguishing between secure and malicious QR codes is challenging, as they often appear identical.

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When the Construction Materials You Use Fail

Construction defects include design flaws, poor workmanship, product defects, and subsurface deficiencies. When the products and materials you use are defective, you can be held liable. That’s because the project owner can name you in a lawsuit, even if you aren’t at fault. Imagine you’ve installed a roof. The roof

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Insurance Needs for Local Freight Trucking

While over-the-road and regional vehicles traverse large areas and cross borders, local trucks remain within metropolitan areas. As a result of that tight-knit territory, local freight truckers must navigate smaller roads. They also face a wider array of potential accidents. Hazards include congestion, one-way streets, pedestrians, cyclists, and traffic mitigation

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Considering Opting Out of DCPD Coverage in Ontario? Read This First

Understanding the Risks and Realities As of January 2024, Ontario drivers gained the option to waive Direct Compensation Property Damage (DCPD) coverage. This seemingly appealing prospect of reducing insurance costs raises critical considerations every motorist should weigh carefully. At Ives-Navacord, serving clients across Ontario, we believe in empowering our clients

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Coping With Financial Worries

The financial pressures associated with the cost-of-living crisis have left countless individuals living paycheque to paycheque. Unfortunately, financial difficulties can significantly impact mental well-being. In fact, 48% of Canadians have lost sleep because of financial worries, according to a report by the Financial Planning Standards Council. Supporting mental health is

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What is Manufacturers E&O Insurance?

Consider this scenario: a customer asks your company to manufacture a part according to certain specifications, which were outlined in a contract. He needs to add the part to his product and ship it to his customers by a set deadline. Your company creates the part, but due to an

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Travel Worry-Free

As your trusted insurance brokers, Ives-Navacord is constantly striving to enhance the value of the services we provide to you. Today, we’re thrilled to introduce you to a valued associate who specializes in a critical aspect of personal insurance: travel insurance. Why do I need travel insurance? Did you know

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Construction Insurance is vital for builders

Building with Confidence: The Importance of Construction Insurance

Are you in the construction industry? Whether you’re a general contractor, subcontractor, or builder, navigating the complexities of construction projects requires careful planning and risk management. One essential aspect of protecting your business and your projects is having the right construction insurance coverage in place. In this article, we’ll explore

Read More »

Ives Insurance Brokers Acquires All-Risks Essex

Ives Insurance Brokers Ltd. Acquires All-Risks Insurance Brokers Ltd. Essex Branch Essex, Ontario – March 4, 2024 – Ives Insurance Brokers Ltd., a leading insurance provider, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Essex branch of All-Risks Insurance Brokers Ltd., effective March 1st, 2024. This strategic move underscores Ives

Read More »

Securing Construction: Arson Defense & Cost Reduction

In recent times, the construction industry, particularly in Ontario, has witnessed a surge in arson events, a menacing trend that is gradually spreading to BC and Alberta. Beyond the immediate threats to safety, these incidents have far-reaching consequences, causing financial losses that inevitably result in increased insurance premiums for builders.

Read More »

Cybersecurity Risks of QR Codes

Quick Response (QR) codes have become indispensable in various business functions, from marketing to customer service. However, the increasing prevalence of QR codes has opened avenues for cybercriminals to exploit them for phishing and malware attacks. Distinguishing between secure and malicious QR codes is challenging, as they often appear identical.

Read More »

When the Construction Materials You Use Fail

Construction defects include design flaws, poor workmanship, product defects, and subsurface deficiencies. When the products and materials you use are defective, you can be held liable. That’s because the project owner can name you in a lawsuit, even if you aren’t at fault. Imagine you’ve installed a roof. The roof

Read More »

Insurance Needs for Local Freight Trucking

While over-the-road and regional vehicles traverse large areas and cross borders, local trucks remain within metropolitan areas. As a result of that tight-knit territory, local freight truckers must navigate smaller roads. They also face a wider array of potential accidents. Hazards include congestion, one-way streets, pedestrians, cyclists, and traffic mitigation

Read More »

Considering Opting Out of DCPD Coverage in Ontario? Read This First

Understanding the Risks and Realities As of January 2024, Ontario drivers gained the option to waive Direct Compensation Property Damage (DCPD) coverage. This seemingly appealing prospect of reducing insurance costs raises critical considerations every motorist should weigh carefully. At Ives-Navacord, serving clients across Ontario, we believe in empowering our clients

Read More »

Coping With Financial Worries

The financial pressures associated with the cost-of-living crisis have left countless individuals living paycheque to paycheque. Unfortunately, financial difficulties can significantly impact mental well-being. In fact, 48% of Canadians have lost sleep because of financial worries, according to a report by the Financial Planning Standards Council. Supporting mental health is

Read More »

What is Manufacturers E&O Insurance?

Consider this scenario: a customer asks your company to manufacture a part according to certain specifications, which were outlined in a contract. He needs to add the part to his product and ship it to his customers by a set deadline. Your company creates the part, but due to an

Read More »

Travel Worry-Free

As your trusted insurance brokers, Ives-Navacord is constantly striving to enhance the value of the services we provide to you. Today, we’re thrilled to introduce you to a valued associate who specializes in a critical aspect of personal insurance: travel insurance. Why do I need travel insurance? Did you know

Read More »