Boys & Girls Club loss control news

Vol. 3 2019

In this edition, learn more about the difference between service animals, emotional support animals, and pets. Also, learn about the importance of electronic health record readiness.

Service animals, emotional support animals, and pets - Oh my!

Markel insured are often faced with trying to interpret the difference between a service animal, emotional support animal or pet, and then whether it should be allowed on their premises. To better understand your requirements when confronted with this situation, the following information is provided to help you make the best decision for your program.

Assessing electronic health record readiness at your Boys & Girls Club program

As the transformation of our world by digital technology continues, and smart phones and tablets guide the way we communicate, it is essential that youth programs leverage this technology to improve the flow of health information and reduce unnecessary risk and liability.

More than just insurance!

Markel Specialty provides loss control services to its policyholders and provides access to existing policyholders for loss control products at a lower negotiated rate, including:

Background Checks

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When evaluating employees and volunteers, you need the powerful information gathering tools provided by
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IntelliCorp allows you to run background checks on your employees and volunteers at a discounted rate. Additional jurisdictional fees may apply.
Access Praesidium's Armatus training resources for just $10 per user, and access other select sex abuse risk management training and educational services at a 20% discount.
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The only background screening organization designed specifically for nonprofit organizations to help create safer environments to volunteer and work in.

Driving skills

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SKILLS eLearning puts you “virtually” behind-the-wheel for a Hazard Assessment. Includes modules, delivered monthly on any hand-held device or computer connected to the Internet.
The information provided in this article is intended for general informational purposes only and should not be considered as all encompassing, or suitable for all situations, conditions, and environments. Please contact us at or your attorney if you have any questions. The article may not be linked to, copied, reproduced, republished, posted, or distributed in any way by non-policyholders of Markel®, without permission.