Nick Kidd
Nick Kidd is the Director of Business insurance at Mitchell & Whale Insurance Brokers Ltd. Nick joined the Mitchell & Whale team with a laser focus on building a seamless small business insurance experience for Canadians. Nick has a diverse background in both the UK and Canada with leadership experience across the value chain.

Posts by Nick Kidd:

Tutors teaching remotely

Larger Role for Tutors Means New Risks

Private tutors have been in high demand during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you’re a tutor or run a tutoring agency, you’re probably operating very differently than you ever did before, what with online learning, learning pods, and some parents needing support for homeschooling. With new opportunities come new risks, so now may be the time

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The Pandemic & Adding Delivery Services to Your Business

Ask Nick – My business is offering delivery during the crisis. Will this affect our insurance? Nick Kidd, Director of Business Insurance, talks about how insurance companies are handling business insurance customers that are offering delivery for the first time during the COVID-19 pandemic. Video Transcript Al: My business doesn’t usually offer delivery, but we

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Bricklayer contractor insurance claims

The Most Common Claims for Bricklayers and How to Avoid Them

Every business needs insurance, but your bricklaying and masonry business has unique coverage needs based on the kind of claims you are most likely to make. There are some things that can happen to any contracting business, like stolen tools and liability claims arising from injuries or damage that occurs on the work site. But

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Insurance claims - carpenter's edition

The Most Common Claims for Carpenters and How to Avoid Them

As a carpenter, you may be subcontracted at various stages of a construction or renovation project to complete a number of different jobs, including building concrete forms, framing, installing doors and windows, and installing cabinets. You and your employees are skilled tradespeople with a commitment to do the job right.

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The Most Common Claims for HVAC Contractors and How to Avoid Them

Whether it’s forty degrees or forty below, your HVAC business keeps your customers cozy in Canada’s wildly varying climate. And in turn, you can rely on HVAC contractors insurance to turn down the heat on the financial risks that your business faces every day. (Yeah, it’s a bad pun, but we’ll make up for it

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