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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).

Are you using your resources to defend your dojo?

Understanding what exposures martial arts schools might face helps to better defend against them.

Martial arts loss control news

Learn more about background checks and the importantance of training to prevent abuse.

Doorway hazards

Steps to help reduce doorway hazards.

How long do smoke detectors last?

Fire alarm maintenance tips.

Lessons learned to avoid a traffic accident

Ways to avoid being involved in traffic accidents.

Better supervision means fewer injuries and claims

Inadequate supervision results in an increased number of injuries and claims.

Maintaining insurance records

Several areas to manage records and save money.

Does Your Martial Arts Program Have an Emergency Action Plan?

Emergency Action Plans (EAPs) help speed your response to emergency situations, reduce injury severity, mitigate damages associated with a catastrophic event, and save lives.

Are your lights up for the challenge?

Based on a recent evaluation of claims in Markel’s martial arts programs, it is important to address the importance of effective lighting.