Validating: A Necessary Action That Protects Against Fraud
A professional seal is a guarantee of public protection. In our home country, however, forgery is not uncommon. Engineers and architects have seen their seals and/or plans stolen from them, only to be subsequently accepted by authorities. These identity thefts could have serious consequences.
A Summer as LAS’ First Ever Marketing Intern
LAS has never had one and Laura Vial has never worked as one before. But when the two come together, they make a great team for LAS' first marketing intern. Laura writes about her experience as a co-op student in a remote and virtual environment.
How can Technology Impact Workplace Health and Safety for Municipalities?
Online safety management technology can influence your municipality’s safety culture. As a municipality, technology helps you communicate your message consistently. It helps you create customized training courses with interactive visual representations for easier communication of key messaging.
AMO and LAS Partner on Climate Change
Climate change is the single most pressing issue of our time, and municipalities in Ontario have taken notice. AMO and LAS have been working in collaboration on a series of discussion papers -- as well as the biennial Risk Management Symposium -- to inform municipal decision makers and stakeholders about climate issues and solutions.
The AMO Policy Team Invites You to the AMO 2021 Virtual Conference
One of AMO's roles in Conference planning is to create ideas and content for each of the concurrent sessions that run throughout the Conference. Between August 15-18, they are pleased to offer a series of 90-minute sessions that cover a multitude of topics.
Canada’s First Net-Zero Fire Station
The Municipality of Middlesex Centre guest blogs about a little village that could: Did you know that Coldstream is home to the first Net-Zero Fire Station in Canada? The new Coldstream Fire Station opened in December 2017, but building it didn't come without any challenges.