SWG Property: Stand-Alone Commercial Property Policy

Jul 2020

In 2019, Statista reported $5.03 billion in commercial property insurance claims. (1) Whether it’s a home-based office, a leased space, or a bricks-and-mortar outlet, every business owner needs Commercial Property Insurance. Commercial Property covers a business’ building, premises, and other physical assets, including tools, equipment, inventory, and furniture.

SWG Elite: COVID-19 Won't Impede the Leisure & Lifestyle Market

Jul 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has hurt much of the Canadian economy - except for the leisure & lifestyle industry. With Canadians under travel restrictions both internationally and interprovincially, Canadians will be spending their leisure time closer to home.

SWG PL - Beauticians and Beauty Salons

Jul 2020

According to the Canadian Cosmetic Toiletry and Fragrance Association (CCTFA), Canada’s beauty industry rakes in $9.5 billion a year, and is steadily growing by 0.7% each year, especially in Quebec, Ontario, and British Columbia. (1) Beauticians require professional licensing in Canada as well as training from a certified cosmetology college.

SWG Property: As Campgrounds Reopen, Owners Should Consider These Risks

Jul 2020

As Canada announced its gradual reopening of private parks and campgrounds, Canadians are itching to get back into more of their “normal” summer activities. On June 22, 2020, Parks Canada offered campers, hikers, and canoeists some respite from lockdown as it began to offer select camping services and national parks across the country.

South Western Insurance Group - Annual Survey and Charity Winners

Jul 2020

As part of our annual survey, we asked you to give the name of a charity, that if chosen, we would donate $250 towards. We were thrilled to see the hearts of many of you who had the same type of cause in mind.

SWG CGL: Outdoor Woodworking Deck Contractors

Jun 2020

Deck and fence contractors design and build custom outdoor decks and patios. These professionals are typically called upon for large-scale or complex as well as simple projects - decks large enough to accommodate large groups or multiple areas (e.g. for dining and lounging), partially partitioned or covered for privacy or seasonal purposes, multi-tiered decks, patios with hot tubs and other water features, patios with outdoor kitchens, and more.