Resource articles

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).

Lessons learned to avoid a traffic accident

Ways to avoid being involved in traffic accidents.

Safety Focus - Masonry and concrete contractors

Learn more about the do's and dont's of scaffold safety along with other current accident prevention information.

Painting safety checklist

Review this painting safety checklist before your next project.

Plumbing checklist

Review the plumbing safety checklist before your next project.

The do’s and don’ts of scaffold safety

It is also important that each worker is equipped with proper protective equipment and have been thoroughly trained on safe work practices when working on scaffolding.

Electrical surge damage

Claims involving lightning damage can be significant and impact your ability to operate effectively.

Drywall safety checklist

Review Markel Specialty's checklist for drywall safety.

Carpentry safety checklist

View Markel Specialty's carpentry safety checklist.

Protecting your business personal property: A crisis averted

Key guidelines for loss control strategies.