Resource articles

Improving your crisis management and business continuity plans

Areas to consider when reviewing your crisis management and business continuity plans.

Slip and fall prevention tips

Frequent inspections of floors, particularly entryway, bathroom, locker room and around water fountains, are important to the success of a good plan to prevent slip and falls.

Using effective waivers

Wavier planning and implementation.

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.

Treadmill safety

Health and fitness centers are well-advised to establish treadmill safety policies and procedures to reduce the risk of injury to their members.

Slips, trips, and falls: Claim mitigation

Preventing slips, trips, and falls of visitors to your business is as important as keeping your residents from falling

Inspection records

Information to include in inspection records.

Laptop safety

Guidelines for protecting your laptop from theft.

Protecting your business personal property: A crisis averted

Key guidelines for loss control strategies.

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.