Toronto History

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Pandemics in Toronto By Bruce Bell, Toronto Historian I was hopeful when I read recently that producer David Mirvish had sent letters to ticket holders saying that the smash musical, “Hamilton” will return, optimistically within 18 months. Coupled with Read more

Fire Watch Programs

fire watch programs

What Is It and When Is It Required? By Jason Reid, Senior Advisor National Life Safety Group Just over three years ago, a residential high-rise building in downtown Toronto experienced a fire but the fire alarm system didn’t work Read more

Social Engineering Exploitation

Social engineering

What is it and how does it affect everyone? By Samantha Wharton, Founder of The Hemera Group “In the context of information security, social engineering is the psychological manipulation of people into performing actions or divulging confidential information. This Read more

Manhattan History

Manhattan History

9/11 Plus 19 Years By Joyce Gold, Manhattan Historian THE ATTACK Beginning at 8:45 AM on September 11, 2001, two planes laden with 10,000 gallons of fuel ploughed into the two towers of the World Trade Center in Lower Read more

Andy Code & Trespass Authorizations

Andy Code Access Program Toronto Police

Getting the Best Out of Your Local Police By Ken Shibasaki, Senior Analyst, Riskboss Inc. How do you ensure that you get the best out of your local police? Here are two ways to help the police assist you Read more

Riskboss Boost™

Riskboss Boost

Raising Your Bars – Decreasing Your Risk By Quintin Johnstone, President/CEO of Riskboss Inc. How often have you said this, “I am heading into the underground? I will have to call you back.” Everyone has done it yet when Read more

Workplace Bullying and Harassment Obligations Myth vs. Fact

Workplace bullying

Zero Tolerance for Workplace Bullying and Harassment By Dawit Kiflu, Operations Manager at Samsonshield Inc. According to Wikipedia, “Workplace harassment is the belittling or threatening behavior directed at an individual worker or a group of workers. Researchers report that Read more

“Not in My Community” Condominiums & Human Trafficking

Human Trafficking

By Quintin Johnstone, CEO Riskboss In November 2019, Riskboss Magazine received an on-line question from Sandy Biback. Sandy is a member and the Founder of Meeting Professionals Against Human Trafficking (MPAHT). Since 2017, MPAHT focuses awareness and education to Read more