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Canadian Property Management

Preparing for the Storm

Severe flooding in Quebec, New Brunswick and Ontario due to snowmelt and rain has turned a national spotlight on the impact of extreme weather events.
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Canadian Property Management

When it rains, it pours

On Aug. 7, 2018, 45 minutes of torrential rain caused extensive flooring within the Greater Toronto Area. With stormwater systems overwhelmed and property damages climbing, FirstOnSite Restoration was soon called to action.
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Canadian Property Management

FirstOnSite’s 2018 in Review

2018 was a year of ever-increasing awareness for both companies like FirstOnSite and its clients due to disastrous weather causing emergency clean-up.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Keeping the Flames at Bay: Wildfire Prevention Tips for Property Managers

Wildfires in British Columbia, the US capital – and, indeed, around the world – have turned a red-hot spotlight on the risks of fire and
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Canadian Property Management

Restoring a Canadian mall damaged by fire

Backed by decades of commercial disaster recovery expertise, the FirstOnSite team wasted no time getting to work once the site was clear.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Keeping Your Company Afloat After a Flood

Whether a result of global warming, urban expansion or inadequate city planning, the potential for water-related disasters like floods is real.
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Canadian Property Management

FirstOnSite – 2017 in Review

It's been a milestone year for FirstOnSite Restoration.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Lessons from the Wildfires: Tips for Cleaning Smoke Damage

Since early April 2017, first responders, Canadian agencies, and restoration specialists have been uniting to bring British Columbia back from one of the worst wildfire seasons in the province's history.
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CondoBusiness

The Business Continuity Plan: Your Post-Disaster Gameplan

In an age when everyone is looking for assurances, having a Business Continuity Plan will bring your clients and employees peace of mind.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Disaster Planning: Before, During, and After

Recognizing risks is important, but to be truly prepared, companies need to have a disaster plan in place to protect them before, during, and after an event.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Disaster Preparation: Do Your Homework

Having an emergency game plan within reach and ready to go is critical to helping disaster responders provide a fast, effective, and thorough response.
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CondoBusiness

Preparing for the Worst

No one likes to think about disasters, but the reality is they happen. Being prepared and aligning with the right partners can be the difference between a quick response or a long and costly recovery.
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CondoBusiness

Property Disaster Management at Fort McMurray

Two months after the Fort McMurray wildfires began, they were deemed under control thanks to the efforts of responders, including FirstOnSite Restoration.
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REMI Network

FirstOnSite Restoration acquired by U.S. firm

FirstOnSite Restoration G.P. Inc., Canada’s largest independent disaster restoration service provider, has announced the sale of its company to Interstate Restoration, a U.S.-based firm, has
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Post-Fire Restoration

For residents of a three-storey apartment building in North Vancouver, December 7th, 2011 was just like any other day—that is, until a fire broke out
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CondoBusiness

Trauma Scene Clean-up

When it comes to trauma and crime scene clean-up, only the professionals can be trusted to connect the many administrative dots with due-diligence, authority and much-needed compassion.
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CondoBusiness

In the Wake of a Flood

On July 8, 2013, the GTA was hit was with a torrential rainstorm. Flood damage was deemed the province’s most expensive natural disaster by the