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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).

Auto repair shop safety checklist

Get a safety checklist for Auto repair shops from Markel Specialty

Cheering for concussion awareness

Knowing how concussions occur, signs and symptoms, along with precautionary steps, your program can take are vital to a successful concussion management program.

Preventing tumbling injuries in cheerleading

Back handsprings cause the most tumbling injuries, and require spotters to be both experienced and vigilant when supervising this activity.

Preventing gymnastics injuries is everyone’s responsibility

Gymnastics injuries can have various impacts on your business, ranging from costly medical expenses and liability claims that may increase insurance cost, downtime in a gymnast’s training, and negative word-of-mouth advertising.

Safety signs help prevent gym injuries

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

How long do smoke detectors last?

Fire alarm maintenance tips.

Obey traffic rules and use common sense

When it comes to defensive driving, obeying traffic rules and using common sense are essential.

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

Waiver safety

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