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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 adequately protecting your museum?

Few of the many questions you can ask to help you protect your museum.

Museums - packing and shipping

Common sense is the single most important attribute to minimize risk.

Lessons learned to avoid a traffic accident

Ways to avoid being involved in traffic accidents.

Electrical surge damage

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

Don't let museum risks catch you by surprise

We can’t know what lies ahead, but we do want to be prepared to respond to future events effectively and gracefully. Make a conscious effort to identify & manage your exposures.

Do you have an active shooter emergency plan?

Unfortunately in today's day in age, you and your facility need to be prepared for the worst. Markel Specialty offers some tips to consider when developing an active shooter emergency plan for your facility.

Protecting your business personal property: A crisis averted

Key guidelines for loss control strategies.

Obey traffic rules and use common sense

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

Adjust to weather and road conditions

As part of your defensive driving program, you must know how to adjust to weather and road conditions.