Doorway hazards

Studies have shown that when a door closes, it can generate around 40 tons of pressure per square inch at the hinge area.

Auto repair shop safety checklist

Get a safety checklist for Auto repair shops from Markel Specialty

Child abuse: Identification, reporting, and prevention

The National Center on Child Abuse reports that 1 out of every 3 girls and 1 out of every 5 boys are victims of some form of abuse by the age of 19.

Curriculum and lesson planning – risk management tips in gymnastics

When progressions are utilized, learning becomes easier, safer and within the boundaries of the legal duty professional instructors are required to follow

Safety signs help prevent gym injuries

Proper signage is a very effective way to keep injuries out of the gym.

Preventing gymnastics injuries is everyone’s responsibility

The gymnastics environment should promote safety and enforce the use of safety equipment at all times.

Check your gymnastic equipment

It is good practice to check all gymnastic equipment before and after each use to ensure that it’s in proper working condition.

How Does Your Cheer Program’s Safety Strategy Stack Up?

Keeping your cheer program injury free is a key component to making it fun for all participants. Understanding types of injuries and their root causes can help.

Managing your trampoline exposure

Whether jumping for fun and exercise or training for competition, both children and adults can be severely injured if trampolines are used and supervised improperly.

Waiver safety

Waivers can be effective business tools if used in the proper context. Good waivers require careful planning and implementation.