Coronavirus update

The CDC is significantly concerned about the spread of the virus. It issued “Interim Guidance for EMS Systems and 911 Public Safety Answering Points for 2019-nCoV in the United States”.

New technologies, new risks

EMS continues to evolve expanding the application of technology in fascinating ways.

2020 - Make it a new year

Start your year by thinking about your decision-making when it comes to safety. New thoughts may give you novel options for a happier and safer 2020.

Ride-alongs and apprenticeships

Ride-alongs are common recruitment tools, but not without risk. They should be handled in a thoughtful manner with adequate input from local counsel.

Emerging issues in technology

Healthcare professionals carry the burden of dealing with exposures created by the use of technology. Learn how to mitigate risks with this information from Markel Specialty.

Electrical surge damage

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

Obey traffic rules and use common sense

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

How long do smoke detectors last?

Next time you change the battery in your smoke detectors, be sure to check its age, as well. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, most alarms have a life span of 8-10 years.

Loading and unloading safety

Guidelines to help prevent accidents and injuries.

Physician and medical practitioner safety checklist

Review Markel Specialty's physician and medical practitioner safety checklist