5 things to look for when hiring personal trainers

We’ve put together some tips to keep in mind when hiring personal trainers and some questions to consider asking during the interview process.

Is your aquatics staff ready for the summer?

Simple skills verification, plus an in-service training program will help you increase opportunities for staff to practice their skills.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Spring 2022: Health clubs newsletter

Take a look at the top five recommendations made to Markel's health club clients.

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.

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