Gymnastic loss control news

Vol. 1, 2019

With the right safety program, you can keep minor upsets from turning into major mishaps. Markel is committed to providing the tools you need to help put Safety 1st at your school. This newsletter is designed to help you avoid accidents and potential claims--while controlling costs at the same time.

Topics in this issue include:

  • Tips for effective security lighting
  • Stop crime with Business Watch Programs

Tips for effective security lighting

Requests for information to help improve the security of businesses has grown exponentially over the last five years. While there are a variety of strategies an organization can put into place to help improve security, effective security lighting has been identified as a critical asset in fighting crime and should be a part of your crime prevention program. 

Stop crime with Business Watch Programs

Because of their location, some organizations can be easy targets for burglary and vandalism. Business Watch programs, similar to Neighborhood Watch groups, seek to reduce commercial crime and the fear of crime for both business owners and customers.
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*Markel Specialty is a business division of Markel Service, Incorporated, the underwriting manager for the Markel affiliated insurance companies.