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Personal Safety Tips


Important Romance Fraud Update

The RCMP and the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre have released alarming statistics on romance fraud. In 2016 alone, 748 victims lost more than 17 million dollars to unscrupulous fraudsters. This number does not include the many victims who did not report the crime.

The financial and emotional impact is clear. Read Sergeant Bob’s safety tips to learn how you can help protect yourself against romance fraud.


C.P.R. - Potential Fraud “First Aid”

When you’re targeted by aggressive sales tactics or scammers, simply remember C.P.R.


D.N.A. Method of Fraud Prevention

It’s difficult to keep up with current scams. But applying this method can help!


Reducing Theft & Break and Enter

Help prevent loss and damage from vehicle theft, or residential break and enter.


Reducing Electronic Crime

Senior Canadians are often targets of e-crime, but it is simple to protect yourself.


Recreational Cannabis: A Brief Summary

For legal possession / use inside Canada, move forward with accurate information.


Contacting The Police

While “contacting the police” may seem simple enough, there are things to consider.


Home Alone

Leaving young adults home alone requires awareness and planning by grandparents.


These safety tips are for informational purposes only. Following them may decrease, but will not eliminate, risk of loss. Neither The McLennan Group Insurance Inc. or The McLennan Group Life Insurance Inc. shall be liable for any loss or damage arising out of any use of these tips.

  • We are very proud to work with retired Police Sergeant Bob Paterson, and help promote his tireless efforts on behalf of the personal safety and security of all Canadians 50-plus. Like Sergeant Bob, your protection is our priority.


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