Protecting your business personal property: A crisis averted

The loss of business personal property due to disaster or theft can result in significant replacement and lost opportunity costs.

Child abuse: Identification, reporting, and prevention

The National Center on Child Abuse reports that 1 out of every 3 girls and 1 out of every 5 boys are victims of some form of abuse by the age of 19.

Injury mitigation and how it supports loss control

Should an injury occur at your program, document the events leading to the injury, how the injury occurred and any witnesses present.

Are these slip and fall hazards present at your dance studio?

Steps you can take to reduce slips and fall accidents.

You do more than just teach dance

In addition to technical dance instruction, dance teachers are responsible for providing a positive and safe learning environment.

Avoiding dance floor woes

Markel sees a number of claims involving dance floors. The most common are water damage to wooden floors and slip-and-fall accidents.

Using effective waivers for youth program activities

Waivers can be effective business tools if used in the proper context, but they require careful planning and implementation.

Emergency action plans for dance injuries

Catastrophic injuries are not a frequent occurrence at a dance studio, but unfortunately some do occur involving both students and guests. Often an effective response strategy is not in place.

Don’t let water damage bring down the curtain on your business 

Reduce the likelihood of a water loss destroying your property and having an adverse impact on your business.

Plan a safe fundraiser

Fundraising is a vital part of many dance programs, but it needs to have a clear focus on safety from start to finish.