Editorial Commentary


By Samantha Wharton Riskboss Magazine Senior Editor Most initially thought it would be over relatively quickly, but we all know now that this is not the case. COVID19 and the dramatic impact it has had on the world appears Read more

The Elephant in the Room – Highrise Hoarding

elephant in the room

Highrise Hoarding – A Tipping Point By Wendy Campbell and Fionnuala Martin As described by Wikipedia, “Elephant in the Room” is an American English metaphorical idiom for an obvious problem or risk that no one wants to discuss.” Controversial Read more

A Growing Concern

a growing concern pets

Highrise Pet Ownership By Alex Zhvanetskiy, Vice President of Samsonshield Inc. Both Samsonshield and Riskboss routinely get calls asking for advice and opinion on how to deal with pet issues in highrise buildings. Calls for information have been on Read more

Legal Updates

legal updates - short-term rentals

The Next Wave – Illegal Short Term Rentals By Quintin Johnstone, President/CEO, Riskboss The Ontario government issued a temporary ban on all short term rental companies from operating during the COVID19 crisis. On June 5th, 2020, the province lifted 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

Editorial Commentary


By Samantha Wharton Riskboss Magazine Senior Editor First and foremost, our thoughts, hearts and minds go out to the victims of COVID19. No family has been left unaffected by this tragedy worldwide. We hope that you, your family and Read more