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Posted On Tuesday, July 09, 2019

09219_MM_SocialMedia_banner_BoatingTips_Twitter_v01Having a boat is a great way to explore the waterways in this beautiful province. Ontario is home to 250,000 lakes and with over ten million people taking to the waterways each year, boating is a recreational activity that provides many positive benefits.
As with any activity, knowing the rules will ensure a safe experience. Here are some safety tips to consider before hopping into that boat:
Know the local weather forecast It is a good practice to check the weather...

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Posted On Wednesday, July 03, 2019

family in carSummer holidays are a favourite time to hop in the car and explore all this great province has to offer. Having a plan before heading out will keep you and your family safe, allowing you all to enjoy the adventures awaiting you!
Here are a couple of driving tips to consider as you set out: ?Eat before driving so you will not be tempted to juggle distracting snacks behind the wheel.
Set your GPS prior to departure and listen to it, do not look at it.
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Posted On Monday, June 24, 2019

hiring job posterWe are seeking an experienced Underwriting Manager with a strong background in underwriting. Someone who values providing a high quality customer experience and has strong leadership skills. If this describes you, we would like to meet you!
As a financially stable, progressive insurance company, located in Ilderton, Ontario, Middlesex Mutual Insurance Co. (MMIC) offers an exceptional workplace in which to thrive.
For more details see our Employment Opportunities page....

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Posted On Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Stepladder into backyard poolSummer heat may be taking its time arriving this year, but soon, a cool dip in your backyard swimming pool will offer much needed relief! In the meantime, let us get you started on making sure you have a safe summer poolside.
Cool swimming and pool facts Before we get to the serious stuff, here are some fun facts about swimming and pools:
Swimming works out all of the body’s major muscles and helps reduce stress.
The oldest form of stroke used is the breaststroke.
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Posted On Tuesday, June 11, 2019

girl roasting a marshmallow over a campfire Why do we enjoy sitting around a campfire?
A University of Alabama study finds watching fire lowers blood pressure and helps us to relax. Their hypothesis: sitting by a fire engages all of our senses creating a calming experience.
Moreover, the social interaction…singing, talking, laughing… all go a long way towards enhancing the feel good experience!
As you enjoy that campfire, please remember safety first!
Humans cause slightly more than half...

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