Zika Virus Reaches Florida – Should You Cancel Your Trip?

Zika Virus Reaches Florida – Should You Cancel Your Trip?

With its progress regularly reported in international news, especially given the recent Olympics in Brazil, the Zika virus has been making travellers nervous for months. It wasn't until recently though that it hit North Americans close to home when it was announced that mosquitoes in Miami were spreading the virus. Map Source: Centers for Disease ... Continue Reading

OPP Report Deadliest Labour Day Long Weekend in 20 Years

With 14 deaths on OPP-patrolled jurisdictions, police say the last long weekend of this summer was the deadliest in 20 years. Ontario Provincial Police are reporting 12 deaths on provincial roads, one marine fatality, and one off-road vehicle death over the last long weekend of this summer. “This was probably the deadliest Labour Day long ... Continue Reading

The Age-Old Question: Who Gets into More Car Accidents?

Is it men or women? Teenagers or seniors? It's an age-old question: who gets into more collisions? But the fact of the matter is that regardless of age or gender, car accidents can happen anytime and anywhere to anyone. We went out on the streets to see if people know who gets into more accidents ... Continue Reading

Road to Rio: 13 Tips to Stay Safe and Healthy While in Brazil for the Olympics

Road to Rio: 13 Tips to Stay Safe and Healthy While in Brazil for the Olympics

With the Rio Summer Olympics just days away, travellers to the area are encouraged to take precautions to stay safe and healthy. You've got your flight lined up. You've made sure your vaccinations are up-to-date, and you've packed your passport and travel insurance. But, before stepping on the plane, and taking your seat at Maracanã ... Continue Reading

Can a Pikachu Lead to an Increase in My Car Insurance Rate?

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In just a few weeks since its initial release on July 6, 2016, Pokémon Go has become an international cultural phenomenon; causing many to bury their heads in their cellphones while hunting the digital creatures, and posing a whole new threat to pedestrians and motorists alike. It’s the latest craze that’s causing people all over ... Continue Reading