Municipal liability and risk management issues cost municipalities millions of dollars every year.  Local governments must be aware of new and emerging risk management issues to help them effectively reduce the frequency and severity of claims. To that end, we have partnered with Frank Cowan Company to offer municipalities access to information that promotes continuing awareness and action related to risk management. Click here to learn more about this partnership.

Upcoming Session

Special Events - How Do YOU Handle Them?

Special events are an important part of your community.  Serious injuries can ruin an otherwise successful event.  This session will focus on mitigating the risks of special events including when an event goes viral and will be led by Barb Szychta, VP, Risk Management Services, Frank Cowan Company.
Sergeant Glenn Hadley from the London Police Service will discuss the role of police in the planning and attendance at special event.

Date: March 21, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm (Noon) to 1:00 pm
Location: At Your Desk
Cost: Free.

Click here to register for this session.

Past Session

Trails: Are You Court Ready? (held November 16, 2017)

This one-hour webinar led by Christine Carter, Legal Counsel, Papazian Heisey Myers and Patrick Connor, Executive Director, Ontario Trails Council focuses on the principles and practise of trail risk management. In the hour your facilitators will look at answers to the questions:
  • What is your legal duty of care?
  • When is this duty of care reduced?
  • What should your signs say?
  • What should be your main areas of concern on your trail systems?
  • Where can you turn for Certification and Training.