Camera surveillance systems

Camera surveillance systems can help with crime prevention, liability claim defense, and accident prevention.

Challenges to be aware of as a health club owner

Here are some of the most common challenges to be aware of as a health club owner and tips to help overcome them.

What to consider when choosing a gym location

When contemplating opening a new health club or specialty workout studio, location is an important factor to consider.

Health club circulation areas – Controlling slip, trip and fall hazards

Many claims reported by Markel's Health and Fitness Club policyholders involve a slip and fall, or trip and fall. Learn how to control these accidents and keep the circulation area free of hazards.

Contests to help increase member loyalty

Contests or challenges are a great way to help boost members’ satisfaction and secure repeat returns.

How to respond to incidents in your club

Creating an incident response policy and training employees will go a long way in protecting your health and fitness center from financial loss.

Locker room safety:  Preventing hazards before they happen

Monitoring a fitness club’s locker room with a consistent inspection program can help reduce the likelihood of it becoming a hazard zone.

New member orientations

When a fitness center develops a consistent member orientation program and accurately documents the process, they may have a better chance at success in avoiding costly claims against the club.

Offers to increase health club memberships

We’ve put together 6 ideas to possibly help increase memberships and renewals at your health club.

Preventing common claims against your health club

We’ve put together a list of seven common health club claims and some steps you can take to help prevent them.