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).

Staying in step: avoid collisions on the dance floor

Recommendations to help reduce potential collisions between students or dancers at your studio.

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.

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

Proactive steps to avoid dance floor woes.

Improving the cadence of claim reporting can improve the rhythm of the outcome

It is important to train your employees to report accidents and potential claims to the manager as soon as they happen.

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

Steps you can take to reduce slips and fall accidents.

Doorway hazards

Steps to help reduce doorway hazards.

Concussions in dance

Information to educate you and your instructors/teachers on concussion exposures.

Supervision Supports Safety!

Maintaining appropriate student-to-instructor ratios.