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Camp loss control news - Vol 2. 2019

Learn more about documenting leased vehicle conditions and protecting your camp from cyber attacks. Also, preview Markel Specialty's upcoming webinars and conference appearance.

Facility Risk Assessment for an Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response (ASHER) Program

Standard for an Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response (ASHER) Program 2018, for each identified at-risk location, the following information shall be considered in the risk assessment and made available to the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ).

Assessing electronic health record readiness at camp

As the transformation of our world by digital technology continues, and smart phones and tablets guide the way we communicate, it is essential that camps leverage this technology to improve the flow of health information and do everything in their power to reduce unnecessary risk and liability.

Burglary and vandalism are causes of loss that can be a nuisance for a camp.

Burglary and vandalism are causes of loss that can be a nuisance for a camp.

Dogs and children at camp --keeping it a positive experience

Risk and benefits of bring animals and children together.

Keep your chimney clean

Three level of inspections and services recommended for chimney safety.

Portable fire extinguishers

Selecting the proper fire extinguisher is just as important as having a working one.

Getting the most out of your preseason arborist and tree service vendor visits

As you plan for arborist and tree service vendor visits this year, consider addressing the following areas to get the best outcome from their visit.

Camp loss control news - Vol 1. 2019

Join us in congratulating our 2018 Safety 1st award winners. Also, learn about key questions a parent should ask of a camp, getting the most out of preseason vendor visits, and Markel Specialty's upcoming webinars and conference appearance.

Reinforcing social media and cellphone policies

Inappropriate contact through social media and unauthorized cellphone communications, such as texting, can often lead to allegations of abuse.